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.
@Mainohustlehard and @RoscoeDash linked up to shoot the visual for Maino’s lead single off The Day After Tomorrow. Cameos from Reek Deville, Fred The Godson and more. Release date set for October 4th.
@RestlessFilms (Director Court Dunn) presents the sixteenth installment of “VERSES”, an acapella music video series where your favorite MCs drop a verse from their favorite MCs. This installment is Shalone spitting ‘Get At Me Dog’.