Kehlani sits down with DJ Skee on the notorious white couch as the main guest on SKEE TV for her first TV interview, on the eve of her mixtape project ‘You Should Be Here’ dropping. By the time she takes the seat, she’s trending on Twitter at #2 only behind The Nepal Earthquakes and #1 on iTunes R&B/Soul charts. From how the project came to be and her Oakland roots & influence to a studio visit with Rick Rubin and a run in with Drake.
Check out a behind the scenes look at “Mixing-A-Masterpiece” featuring Glasses Malone & Kendrick Lamar’s “Thuggin.” The track focuses on Glasses view on society, and Kendrick’s focuses on how society looks at him. Peep more on the track and everything else above. Yee!
Episode 3 of the #ChargedbyBelief series profiles producer/songwriter, Jay Ant. A native of Richmond, the hometown kid first emerged with his production on G-Eazy’s hit single, “Far Alone.” Now, ready to step from behind the boards, Jay Ant has created a new movement in the Bay with his hip-hop collective, HBK. Feeding off the energy of The City, and inspired by Curry’s make my teammates better mantra; Jay Ant has honed his craft to become music’s next rising star.
In his new interview Tyler, The Creator speaks on his new album ‘Cherry Bomb,’ Quentin Tarentino flicks, his relationship with Kendall Jenner and how he feels about Bruce Jenner transitioning into a woman, why Target won’t carry his new album and much more! As Bootleg says, “This is one of my favorite interviews I have ever done!”
The two rappers, with a mutual love for classic sneakers, discuss what inspires Kendrick’s music, how he is motivated by the community he came from, and his signature style. He describes how he formed his style back in middle school, which is when classic Reebok silhouettes like the Ventilator and Classic Nylon became a permanent part of his wardrobe. Kendrick also invites kids from his alma mater, Centennial High School to listen to the discussion and ask him a few questions of their own.
We are about to see Tom Hardy in one of the most challenging roles of his career: For his upcoming film ‘Legend,’ Hardy had the daunting double duty task of playing two characters, Reginald and Ronald Kray, real-life twin gangsters who ruled London in the 1960s. This is the latest film from writer-director Brian Helgeland, who won an Academy Award in 1998 for L.A. Enjoy the first Legendtrailer above, and watch for the film to release in theatres on September 11.
Liane V releases the Official Lyric Video to her new single, “Don’t Be That Guy” featuring Honey Coca, under the direction of YFB Films. The track was produced by Fayo N Chill and Written By Jake & Papa, so peep it above and enjoy!
You have heard about the track all wee and now you get a look at the brand new video from Eliza as she links up with Raven Felix for “The Biz.” Check out the colorful visual above and make sure you grab the track HERE. Enjoy!
#YoungCalifornia was proud to be a part of Kehlani’s “You Should Be Here” Listening Party and above you can catch the recap of the event. It was a really cool look for a really cool project. Make sure you pick the album HERE if you haven’t already! Enjoy! Shout out to Carisma for holding it down.
Tinashe has been out here doing her thing for a minute and decided to take a little break to come say what’s up to Big Boy at his new home, REAL923. You may know her song “2 On” but she’s got a new joint that’s about to pop off. “All Hands On Deck” is about that moment when you’re going through a bad break up and decide to put “All Hands On Deck” and make a change for the better.
Even though the video dropped a couple weeks ago, today we get some behind the scenes footage from the shoot for “Eternal Sunshine.” See it all above along with learning more about reenacting her car accident and ascending from her body. Enjoy!
Check out the newest freestyle from T-RAW as he visits Tim Westwood. As it describes,” Tyga going in with a legendary freestyle over All Day, Fire Squad & IDFWU at Capital Xtra.” Peep it after the jump and enjoy! Read more…
Check out the trailer for Strangerland: A family finds their dull life in a rural outback town rocked after their two teenage children disappear into the desert, sparking disturbing rumors of their past. Peep it above.