May 22, 2014

Every Pharrell Song Starts The Same Way

For all the classic songs Pharrell Williams has produced, it took until today for the world to notice that the intros to many of his songs use an identical trick. A quick four-count loop of the first beat occurs in songs from this year’s hit “Happy” to last year’s “Blurred Lines” to Frank Ocean’s “Sweet Life.”
Shot Gen

May 15, 2014

Cam'ron - Dipshits

It took three people to produce this dope new cut from Cam (A-Trak, Oliver, Just Blaze) which features Juelz Santana and Dame Dash doing his best Puff Daddy impression.

E:60 - Lionel Messi


Someone from America got 10 minutes to talk to Lionel Messi. This is what they have to show for it.

Tyrion Speech (Alternate Ending)

This alternate ending to Tyrion Lannister’s mic drop ‘Game Of Thrones’ speech is the only one you need.
Via TSS

May 14, 2014

May 10, 2014

The Premier Tapes Vol.1 & Vol.2 [re-upped]

01 – A Message From Premier – DJ Premier
02 – The Militia ft. Big Shug, Freddie Foxxx – Gangstarr
03 – Da Rep Grows Bigger – Gangstarr
04 – What I’m Here For – Gangstarr
05 – Rite Where You Stand ft. Jadakiss – Gangstarr
06 – The Legacy ft. Guru – Group Home
07 – On The Mic – Rakim
08 – Waiting For The Day – Memphis Bleek
09 – Lazy – Freddie Foxxx
10 – A Message From Premier – DJ Premier
11 – Hip Hop – Royce Da 5’9”
12 – Goldyen Child [remix] – Ras Kass
13 – The One & Only – Snoop Dogg
14 – D’Evils – Jay-Z
15 – Kick In The Door – The Notorious BIG
16 – Crooklyn Dodgers ft. Chubb Rock, OC– Jeru The Damager
17 – The Big Picture – Big L
18 – Recognize - The LOX
19 – The 6th Sense – Common
20 – Above The Clouds ft. Inspectah Deck – Gangstarr
21 – So Amazing – Termanolgy
22 – Invincible – CNN
23 – Nas Is Like – Nas
24 – I’ve Committed Murder ft. Guru, Mos Def – Macy Gay
25 – Mathematics – Mos Def

DOWNLOAD: The Premier Tape Vol. 1
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01 – MC’s Act Like They Don’t Know – KRS One
02 – The Best Part – J-Live
03 – First Nigga – Kool G Rap
04 – Ya Playin’ Yaself – Jeru The Damaja
05 – Mass Appeal – Gangstarr
06 – Most Murdurous – Apathy
07 – The Format – AZ
08 – Da Enemy – D.I.T.C. (Big L & Fat Joe)
09 – Who Got Gunz ft. Fat Joe, M.O.P. – Gangstarr
10 – Capture ft. Big Shug, Freddie Foxxx – Gangstarr
11 – The Lah – Freddie Foxxx
12 – R.N.S. – Freddie Foxxx
13 – Thick – D.I.T.C. (AG, Big L, OC)
14 – Work – Gangstarr
15 – Friend Or Foe ’98 – Jay-Z
16 – A Million And One Questions / Rhyme No More – Jay-Z
17 – Ten Crack Commandments – The Notorious BIG
18 – Unbelievable – The Notorious BIG
19 – Classic ft. Kanye West, Nas, KRS One – Rakim
20 – Pop Shots – Ol’ Dirty Bastard
21 – Represent – Nas
22 – New York ft. Raekwon, Ghostface – AZ
23 – The Actual – All City
24 – Boom – Royce Da 5’9”
25 – Skills – Gang Starr

DOWNLOAD: The Premier Tape Vol. 2
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RELATED: DJ Premier vs Pete Rock 

May 9, 2014

May 8, 2014

Who's Cutting Onions?

Just a couple of days after a dust storm blew through work as I watched KD receive his MVP award, the above video happened. A homeless man, from lottery winner fame, gets given a home.

D.I.T.C. The Remix Project - download

One of your favourite 90s hip hop crews just got remixed.
 
01 We All (Alchemist Remix)
02 Da Enemy (Bink Remix)
03 All Love (Apollo Brown Remix)
04 Thick Lord (Lord Finesse Remix)
05 Best Behavior (Showbiz Remix #1)
06 Diggin In The Crates (DJ Premier Remix)
07 Casualties Of A Dice Game (Buckwild Remix)
08 Time To Get The Money (9th Wonder Remix)
09 Internationally Known (Diamond D Remix)
10 Way Of Life (Marco Polo Remix)
11 Drop It Heavy (Buckwild Remix)
12 Foundation (OGee Remix)
13 Best Behavior (Showbiz Remix #2)
14 Casualties of a Dice Game (9th Wonder Remix)

DOWNLOAD: D.I.T.C. - The Remix Project

May 7, 2014

Urban Roller Coasters

Fuck getting on one of these if they really existed. 

These visual manipulations are the work of Robert Jahns, a 26-year-old art director from Hamburg, Germany. The visceral impact of his work is obvious in the hundreds of thousands of people who follow his nois7 Instagram. You should so the same.

May 5, 2014

Jay Electronica Wants You To See This



The Revelation of the Pyramids takes an in depth look into one of the seven wonders of the world, the Great Pyramids of Egypt. Mystery has surrounded these epic structures for centuries with theories varying from the scientific to the bizarre.

60 Minutes: The All Blacks Haka


Here's the write up from them US folks:
The All Blacks pre-game ritual, the Haka, originates with their country's indigenous Maori people whose ancestral war dance is a fitting start for a game that's as close to warfare as any in sporting history. Bob Simon reports on the brutal battle that is rugby on 60 Minutes Sports.