Young Guru at Red Bull Lecture

Young Guru stopped by the Red Bull Music Academy in Madrid recently to speak on his experiences and history with Jay-Z’s career and hip-hop. 2 Hours in length but some great insight here. Source: PIK.

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Posted on October 27th, 2011

Ghostface gives new news & music

While Kanye is taking alot of the hip-hop world’s attention, Ghostface is quietly building the buzz for his album next month called The Apollo Kids. The vid above describes that the Apollo Kids is a just a “warm-up”, which I will suppose for Rae’s “Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang” album. After the jump, I got the behind the scenes video for Ghostface’s new joint “Purified Thoughts”. Don’t think its on the album but he got to finish the project he did for that RED Bull Winner. “Together Baby’ IS off the new Apollo Kids album. Props to NR.

Ghostface Killah – Together Baby (Dirty)

Ghostface – Purified Thoughts (prod. Frank Dukes)

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Posted on November 9th, 2010

RZA speaks on Wu Dictatorship ’92-’97

At an interview at with the Splash Festival and Red Bull Academy, RZA explains his “dictatorship” over the Wu and why the Wu was more impacting then. His example of Method Man was a poignant one. In some other clips, he talks about working with Nas, Kanye, Quetin Tarantino, and Raekown.

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Posted on August 9th, 2010

Frank Dukes X Ghostface Killah (Red Bull Video)

Red Bull has really made their mark as a corporate brand truly supporting hip-hop at its roots. The winner of the 2009 Red Bull Big Tune Producer batter, Frank Dukes, got to choose an MC he wanted to work with as prize for winning the battle. Who’d he choose? Ghostface Killah. Its a dope video to inspire. More at Nah Right.

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Posted on August 4th, 2010

Just Blaze & Alchemist “battle” in ATL

At the Red Bull Big Tunes battle in Atlanta, Alchemist and Just Blaze did an impromptu “battle” over their fav self-produced beats. The footage shows that it was great exhibition of some classic songs. However, on the comments sections and Twitter, there were a surprising amount of people that caught feelings and were spreading hate and falsehoods. After the jump, Just Blaze addresses the negative buzz.

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Posted on November 6th, 2009

Snowboarding in Downtown New York?

My first X-games they built one of these jumps down in San Diego. It is an amazing sight.

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Posted on February 7th, 2009