Ryan Leslie, “Carnival of Venice”

​For this !llmind-produced track, Ryan Leslie harvests the visuals from Vegas, which is the closest thing we have to a perpetual Carnival of Venice we have in these modern United States. Ryan is readying the release of a new EP, Black Mozart, and here’s the first track from the set.

posted: January 29th, 2013, 1:03am


J.A.E, “Take My Time”

​!llmind’s “Bitche$” beat, a classic-styled boom bap street banger from his Beats For Kanye West beat tape, is converted to a full-on rap track by J.A.E.… Watch


Ryan Leslie, “Ups & Downs”

​Ryan Leslie puts together some highlights from touring for this self-directed video off of his album Les is More. Watch


Talib Kweli feat. Ryan Leslie, “Outstanding”

Not only is Ryan Leslie on the mic, he also has director creds on the video. And if that’s not enough starpower, Big Boi was on the boards. Off of Kweli’s… Watch


Ryan Leslie, “Breathe”

Ryan Leslie is live in Brooklyn, performing “Breathe” with it’s interpretation of J Dilla’s “Workinonit” in the bassline. 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