music videos

When Buffie “The Body” Carruth first appeared in Tony Yayo’s 2005 video “So Seductive” it was clear that her jaw-dropping 34-27-45 dimensions would make her a star. After literally being the girl of Yayo’s dreams, she went on to star in Juelz Santana’s “Oh Yes” and had some thirsty dude put the paws on her […]

Yesterday Jay-Z and Kanye West, collectively known as The Throne, released the official video to their song, “No Church In the Wild.” In the Romain Gavras-directed video viewers are given a street-level view into the anatomy of anarchy.  Masked citizens clash with riot police in the streets throwing Molotov cocktails as the armored overseers attempt […]

Since its debut on Watch The Throne, Jay-Z and Kanye West’s “No Church In The Wild” has made a case to be made an official single. Whether it was placement in trailers for movies like Denzel Washington’s Safe House and the upcoming The Great Gatsby, or fans creating their own visuals for the clip “No […]

Nasir Jones continues to build-up to his 10th studio album, Life Is Good, with the first official video to the gritty, dancehall-flavored boast, “The Don.” Friday Five: Great Pizza Spots in New York City The clip is both a visual ode to the opulence of  Gotham, panning from the Empire State Building and the Statue […]

Slaughterhouse (Joe Budden, Joel Ortiz, Crooked I and Royce Da 5’9)  are here with the official video for their first single from welcome to : Our House, coming June 12th. The clip features footage from their set at Shady 2.0 showcase at SXSW. Watch below for the lyrical carnage. (Spotted at HipHopNMore) RELATED POSTS: Joe […]

Soul man Eric Roberson offers up a new video from his latest album, Mr. Nice Guy. The clip for “At The Same Time” finds Erro in familiar territory, passionately lamenting the loss of a lady love.  Peep the homage to Denzel’s Bleek Gilliam  from Mo’ Betta Blues at the end. RELATED POSTS: Why Eric Roberson […]

Rapper Mickey Factz gives fans a sneak peek into his upcoming short film based on his latest conceptual mixtape Mickey MauSe. Directed by leondotcom, Scene 3 shows MauSe in his self created factory world. The joys of Hulk Hogan and Art, mixed with the plight of poverty and drug use create a scene to be […]

On the latest clip from his upcoming project, “Sex, Drugs and Video Games” David Banner teams up with crooner Tank for some foul-mouthed flirtation. The man who brought us songs like “Play” doesn’t beat around the bush as he makes a case to spend his one night in town with a certain young lady. Sex, […]

Technology has leveled the playing field in the music business in many ways. One of the most obvious is the ease of creating your own music videos to be placed on the ‘net for all to consume in its unfiltered glory. But remember those days of big budget, cinematic treatments for your favorite songs? Well, […]

Pharoahe Monch finally releases the video to my favorite song from his 2011 album W.A.R., “Still Standing” featuring the incomparable Jill Scott. Director Terence Nance places the semi-autobiographical narrative in a vintage recording studio where Monch relives some life threatening moments. // RELATED POSTS: Soul Food: 10 Albums I’m Thankful For In 2011 Pharoahe Monch […]

In the thirty years since the debut of MTV the music video has taken on a life of its own, especially in hip-hop. Thanks to smart phones, tablets and broadband access viewers are no longer tethered to their televisions for a music video fix. While music sales may be in a flux, music fans have […]

This isn’t the official music video for “No Church in the Wild” by Jay-Z & Kanye West featuring Frank Ocean, but the storyline of White people as slaves and Black people as slave masters is really compelling. Jay and ‘Ye are probably too busy on their Watch the Throne Tour to make any music videos, but […]