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A$AP Rocky – Red Bull Music Academy Interview In Full Featuring Mos Def

April 9, 2015

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It’s been a crazy roller coaster of emotions for A$AP Rocky who recently mourned the loss of his right hand man Yams as well as getting ready to unleash his sophomore album ‘A.L.L.A.’. To kick start the promotion Pretty Flacko sat down with Red Bull Music Academy in London and gave an in-depth interview where he spoke on his love for the UK, relationship with BBK, pre conception of what London was like, what we can expect from his new album & more. The Mob leader also brought out Mos Def where Mos spoke on his respect for Rocky and revealed the duo have a collaboration track ready to drop soon. Peep the full interview after the jump. (more…)

A$AP Rocky – M’s

April 8, 2015

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After sitting down earlier with Red Bull Music Academy to discuss his upcoming album ‘At.Long.Last.A$AP’ which is slated to drop May 26th, A$AP Rocky unleashed the full version of his new single “M’s” which we first got to hear at the end of his “Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2” video a few months back. (more…)

Flying Lotus, TNGHT, The Gaslamp Killer, Shlohmo and XXYYXX Speak On ‘Beats’ Scene

February 28, 2013

Red Bull Music Academy’s Hashtag$ series takes a look at internet-based music and in their latest episode they shine the spotlight on some of the pioneers that have influenced the ‘Beats’ scene.

Interviews come from Flying Lotus, TNGHT, The Gaslamp Killer, Shlohmo, XXYYXX, Benji B and more. Each one of them gives us their insight in to the Beat culture from Flying Lotus being looked upon as a weirdo for making music on a laptop to TNGHT speaking on the genre’s dominance.

You can peep the video and the previous episode which looked at the ‘Cloud Rap’ scene below!

Questlove Mix Tribute To J Dilla

November 28, 2012

At a recent Red Bull Music Academy event in NYC Questlove took over the 1’s and 2’s and dedicated a 45 minute mix to one of the greatest that ever did it J Dilla, peep the video below….