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Fly Visual: Dave East Reflects On Transition Into The Spotlight On “Type Of Time”

Dave East is fresh off delivering his new project Kairi Chanel as well as announcing his new deal with Mass Appeal x Def Jam and he wastes no time delivering a visual for standout track “Type of Time.”

“Type of Time” is a rugged record where we find the Harlem emcee reflecting on making it out of the trenches, and his transition to being one of the hottest newcomers in the rap game.

I’m tearing Louis down / I’m tearing Fendi down / I’m hot, that’s a Fendi now / Jacket say Fendi now / Won’t pay for no verses / I smoke in the back of that Bentley now / I did not have a lot / We did not have a lot

Decked out in designer everything, East overlooks the city his sights set on taking over the Big Apple and beyond.

Watch “Type of Time” above. You can catch Dave East performing at the Highline Ballroom with special guests Tuesday Oct. 18.

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SFPL Exclusive: Young M.A. Sits Down With Music Choice, Spits Cypher Verses Not Aired On BET Hip Hop Awards

Fresh off her appearance on the  2016 BET Hip Hop Awards cypher, Young M.A. stopped by Music Choice to discuss her inaugural cypher and spit the verses that didn’t air.

Feeling a tad disappointed viewers didn’t get to hear the complete cypher, especially after ensuring she delivered her best; the Brooklyn emcee breaks down her opening verse and what followed the verse that did air.

Image via Music Choice
Image via Music Choice

“Before I start spitting these bars I want ya’ll to know I’m a problem / Please be alarmed / I’m that chick you can’t bring around your sister and moms / I’m might just grab they ass griper than palm / Don’t feel offended this is just me on the norm / I like to speak my mind I don’t mean any harm / No chain on my neck no watch on my arm / None of that designer shit my apparel is calm”

We can definitely understand M.A.’s discontent because she offered up plenty of bars. Watch Young M.A. spit the verses that didn’t make the cut above.

 

Credit: Music Choice

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Jeezy Pays Homage to Bankroll Fresh on “All There”

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In anticipation for his ninth studio album, Jeezy unleashes “All There” the lead single for his forthcoming effort Trap or Die 3.

The record features Bankroll Fresh and the video also serves as a way to honor the late rapper. The rising Atlanta rapper was killed in a shooting at a studio back in March.

In the visual, Jeezy takes it to the streets pushing a black Bentley and we even get a cameo from the potty mouthed kid in Atlanta.

Watch “All There” above. Trap or Die 3 drops October 28.

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Fly Visual: Lil Uzi Vert Draws Inspiration From Alice In Wonderland For “You Was Right” [New Video]

Fresh from blessing the stage at the 2016 BET Hip Hop AwardsLil Uzi Vert delivers the visual for his Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World hit “You Was Right.”

Uzi takes some cues from Alice In Wonderland channeling his inner Mad Hatter for this psychedelic video.

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Lil Uzi Vert above.

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Watch: T.I. Talks Mass Incarceration On Vevo’s ‘Why I Vote’ Series

On the latest installment of Vevo‘s Why I Vote series, T.I. sits down to discuss the effects of mass incarceration as a result of the war on drugs, and how the mandatory minimum sentences for offenses pertaining to crack cocaine personally affected him.

The Atlanta native elaborates further, breaking down how the tremendous growth in the prison population has allowed and continues to allow corporations to profit from inmate labor.

Fed up with the inequality and injustice in this country, TIP will visit the polls on November 8 to do his part to continue bringing about change in this country.

Watch T.I. break it down above and make sure you head to the polls to cast your vote on November 8. We do not want a Brexit on our hands so make the sound and moral choice…ahem…HILLARY.

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Fashion Videos

Alexander Wang Debuts Fall ’16 Campaign With A$AP Ferg, Big Sean, Tinashe, & More

The realms of music and fashion are at the forefront of pop culture. Bringing them together creates an explosive combination, with the end result looking a lot like Alexander Wang’s Fall ’16 Campaign.

The prolific designer tapped a slew of artists including Alice Glass, A$AP Ferg, Big Sean, Metro Boomin, RL Grime, Skrillex, Tinashe, Tyga, Vince Staples, and Zoë Kravitz; as well as influencers like Kylie Jenner for the 60 sec clip.

Directed by Director X, the featurette follows the cast as they party the night away at an L.A. mansion. The video also features new music from Skrillex created exclusively for the campaign.

Check out Alexander Wang’s Fall ’16 Campaign video above.

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DJ Khaled Spends Quality Time With His Lady In “Do You Mind”

DJ Khaled unleashes the video for his sensual star-studded record “Do You Mind.”

After an explosive argument about his work schedule with his girlfriend; who spent the night up waiting, Khaled takes a break from his hectic lifestyle to spend the day with his love. Joined by Nicki Minaj, August Alcina, Chris Brown, Future, Rick Ross, and Jeremih; who are also enjoying some one-on-one time with lovers of their own, we follow the new author around a gorgeous estate.

“Do You Mind” is the fourth single off the Snapchat stars Number One LP Major Key. The album featured collaborations with Jay Z, Drake, FutureNas, Big Sean, Meghan Trainor and more.

Watch the luxurious clip above.

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The Weeknd Transforms Into The “Starboy” In New Visual [New Video]

The Weeknd is ready to embrace another side of himself, transforming into a “Starboy” in the ominous video for his Daft Punk-assisted lead single.

Off his upcoming album of the same name, the dark visual was directed by Grant Singer. The video opens with a masked individual killing Abel, who we see still sporting his trademark locks; only to reveal that the masked murderer is in fact the “Starboy” decked out in leather, with a fresh-cut.

The video is full of dark imagery as the “Starboy” sings about the wealth he’s acquired and the women who flock to him while running through the house smashing his platinum plaques and trophies with a red neon cross that culminates with him burning the place down.

The Canadian crooner will perform “Starboy” and debut another new song live on the season premiere of Saturday Night Live this weekend. Starboy drops Nov. 25.

Watch The Weeknd embrace his transformation in the video above.

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Watch: Vic Mensa Reflects On The Reasons He Votes In VEVO’s ‘Why I Vote’ Campaign

Vic Mensa is the first artist to discuss the 2016 Presidential Election and encourage young people to vote as part of Vevo‘s Why I Vote campaign.

In the clip, the Chicago native reflects on his upbringing in city’s South Side neighborhood and his parent’s influence on shaping his interest in taking part in the democratic process. Vic then goes on to speak about being a part of the Chicago protests following the execution of Laquan McDonald by law enforcement.

The 22-year-old went on to use his voice again by voting for Kim Foxx in the Democratic Primary for State Attorney, who ultimately ousted Anita Alvarez, a two term prosecutor that was widely criticized for her handling of McDonald’s death.

Mensa is joined by T.I., Kesha, and Matt from the American Authors. Watch Vic answer the crucial question ‘Why I Vote?‘ above.

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Chance The Rapper, Iman, and More Named Ambassadors For KENZO x H&M

A few months ago H&M announced their newest collaboration would be with high-end fashion house KENZO.

Today KENZO x H&M revealed the ambassadors for the upcoming collaboration; which include the likes of Iman, Rosario DawsonChloë Sevigny, and Chance The Rapper.

The collaboration will be available online and at select retailers on November 3. Until then take a look at promotional videos featuring Iman, and Chance The Rapper, along with a behind the scenes look at the shoot below.