@Common and @Nas star in the visual for “Ghetto Dreams“, check out the official making of the video and trailer for the upcoming video. Purchase the single here.
Hypetrak premieres this new Theophilus London jam. Sounds African influenced, reminds me of Fela Kuti. Definitely take a listen. [audio:http://www.ddotomen.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Theophilus-London-No-Particular-One.mp3]Details
Yup, yet another person who isn’t YOU that’s heard Watch The Throne. In the clip above, Sway probes Sean Don about Yeezy and Hov’s album, on the set of Marvin Gaye and Chardonnay. “Man it’s just some good-ass songs on there, I don’t know if they want me to give away any of the titles,…Details
If you haven’t heard of S1 aka Symbolyc One, he’s the man behind Kanye’s first single “Power”, from My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Pictured above with Nasir, at No I.D.’s crib, the producer says he might have a record done for Nas’s forthcoming album. No one twitpic, should have all that power.
As excitement grows for J. Cole’s debut album, he hints at yet another collaboration for it. In addition to Jay-Z and Trey Songz, Cee-Lo is said to be contributing as well. Cole World: The Sideline Story, coming Sept. 27th.
Angie Martinez reports on what she heard in a listening session she was invited to by Hov. She bigs up Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All’s singer Frank Ocean, as “very impressive”. Watch The Throne releases on August 2nd. [audio:http://www.ddotomen.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/angiemartinez-wtt-1.mp3]Details
Even though we already saw the visual, here’s some extra footage showing the making of it.
Cons finally lets loose of the track he did with Cudi in his G.O.O.D days. A snippet was put out a while back but now here’s the full song which will appear on Movies On Demand 3. [audio:http://www.ddotomen.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/Consequence-On-My-Own-feat.-KiD-CuDi.mp3]Details
Monica releases “Anything (To Find You),” the first single from her upcoming album New Life. Rick Ross and Lil’ Kim add verses to the midtempo jam.
@therealSWIZZZ teamed up with Chris Robinson to create a visual for Reeboks “Reethym of Lite” campaign.