Maurice Kirya – Supermodel (Video – Directed by Naheem Adio Kujenya)

Late last year, I was invited to participate in a short film set to the music of Maurice Kirya, a singer from Uganda. “Supermodel” is directed by my good friend Naheem Adio Kujena (who also directed the CLASSIC “Lightning Bolt, Lightning Rod” by Homeboy Sandman and “Joystick Madness” by WordSpit), and I had a great … Continue reading

Viva La Brooklyn – Be Like Me Cypher

Cool collaborative effort between Gifted Apparel and some talented artists to push their “BE LIKE ME” tees. Check out this cypher feat. Astronomical Kid (!), WordSpit, Lil’ Friday, Jinx the Juvy and Kampane. For more on Viva La Brooklyn: @giftedapparel | facebook.com/vivalabrooklyn

J Is For Junkie (Trailer)

The background: “A group of crack addicts in Atlanta who live outside in a small cove behind a Texaco, infamously dubbed as the “Living Room” share their stories and tell us what it’s like to battle with a deadly addiction to crack-cocaine.” [Directed by Corey Davis] I’m looking forward to checking this out in NYC … Continue reading

Photoset: Ladies First

Last night at Southpaw in Brooklyn, I was honored to participate in a photo slideshow dedicated to women in hip hop and ladies in general as part of an event called Ladies First. I can’t even begin to tell you how amazing the show was, but most of all, it was awesome to see so … Continue reading

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Bad Rabbits @ The Knitting Factory – 2.22.11

OK, so this photo of Bad Rabbits (pictured with Cody B. Ware & Dirty Souf Yankee) is from last year, but my camera is currently in ICU (coincidentally, it broke at the last Bad Rabbits show I attended in Providence, RI). Anyway, if you weren’t at last night’s show at The Knitting Factory in Brooklyn, … Continue reading

Melo-X – Cooked Food (Video)

Hilarious visuals for “Cooked Food,” one of my favorite songs off Melo-X’s “More Merch.” Featuring Mustafa and the┬áThe Redd Strypes (LOL), the gang prepare for an upcoming show by polishing their moves for the ladies. Enjoy! Poppa Purp as Poppa Purp Lil’ Friday as Cooley Brown Vladimir as Uncle Vic MeLo-X as Mustafa Shot by … Continue reading

Jon Hope – Slow Motion (Video)

“Slow motion is better than no motion.” So says Providence, RI emcee Jon Hope in this new video.┬áDirected and edited by Phil Crook for P-City Media. For more on Jon Hope: iamjonhope.com | @jonhope

Daft Punk – Interstella 5555

I’ve been in love with Daft Punk since WAY before Busta Rhymes and Kanye West ever thought to sample them. I got put on to Daft Punk while in college, when their first album, Homework, dropped. Been an avid fan ever since…Their second album, Discovery, is my favorite Daft Punk album and one of my … Continue reading

Show/Event Picks of the Week – 2.20.11

It’s a BIG week, ya’ll! So I figure I’d post this early in the week. Shoot, I’ll probably need to refer back to this myself, just as a reminder. Sunday, 2.20.11 My boo/sister from another mother, Trezure Empire performing one of her biggest shows ever – she’s opening up for Bilal tonight! Wishing I could … Continue reading