Hyype, “Lone Blade”

A shrouded Hyype takes a page from feudal Japan (and clips from Samurai Champloo) to explain his bushido-inspired outlook. Off of Divine Minded.

posted: August 5th, 2014, 12:23am


Hyype feat. Lucki Eck$, “Black Attire”

Hyype brings along fellow Chicagoan Lucki Eck$ for a smoldering and foreboding first release off of his upcoming project Divine Minded. Watch


Run the Jewels - Close Your Eyes (And Count to F**k)

​A visual poetry of violence, futility, and the confusing and complex layers of the struggle. Run the Jewels 2 continues its epic journey. Watch


Hiatus Kaiyote - Nakamarra

​Australia’s multi-dimensional polyrhythmic quartet bringing future soul to the desert. Peep their North American tour this spring. Watch


Raz Simone - So Many Things

Seattle’s Simone venting the frustrations of an artist and coming to terms with a positive reality. From the Cognitive Dissonance: Part 2 video series. Watch


Kendrick Lamar - i

​Sing it. Feel it. Self-love. This is hip-hop. Watch

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Hip-hop Wisdom: Yasiin Bey

Yasiin Bey, known for most of his career as Mos Def, has helped shape the dialogue and definition of hip-hop, both musically and politically for nearly… Read