HYPETRAK Checks Out the ‘Started From The Bottom’ Website All About Drake

MusicComments ⋅ May 13, 2014
Although the “bottom” is a relative term when speaking of one’s upbringing, the road from obscurity to fame is always full of ups, downs, accomplishments, pitfalls and everything in between. In shedding some light on his transformation from an awkwar...

Pharrell Williams “Happy” Japanese Edition Music Video by NIGO

MusicComments ⋅ May 13, 2014
Nearly a year has passed since the debut of Pharrell’s “Happy” for the soundtrack to Despicable Me 2 and, with no signs of going anywhere anytime soon, the infectious single has prompted the release of a new Japanese music video. He...

HYPETRAK Mix: Sapphire Slows – “Romantic Acid Night Driving”

MusicComments ⋅ May 13, 2014
Having previously teamed up with the likes of Ta-ku, KAYTRANADA, Stwo, and Sebastian Sartor, our compadres over at HYPETRAK have tapped Tokyo’s Sapphire Slows for the latest HYPETRAK Mix. Entitled “Romantic Acid Night Driving,” the...

HYPETRAK Playlist 028: Lana Del Rey, Chet Faker, Chase & Status, Raekwon & More

MusicComments ⋅ May 13, 2014
The latest HYPETRAK playlist has arrived, and it features everything from hip-hop and drum & bass to chill-wave electronic music. Kicking off with the bass-heavy production talent of Chase & Status and their Raekwon and Knytro feature track &...

Eminem “Headlights” Music Video (Directed by Spike Lee)

MusicComments ⋅ May 12, 2014
Coinciding with Mother’s Day, Detroit rapper Eminem presents the visuals to the Spike Lee-directed “Headlights.” HYPETRAK released a teaser last week where the two spoke on the “heartfelt narrative” behind the music vide...

Mustang Wanted Stars in Klangkarussell’s “Netzwerk (Falls Like Rain)” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ May 9, 2014
One part parkour, one part rock climbing, Ukrainian daredevil Mustang Wanted’s stunt work is not for the faint of heart. The climber’s talents take center stage in the latest music video from Austrian duo Klangkarussel, produced for a new...

Future & Kanye West Turn “I Won” Into a Video Game

MusicComments ⋅ May 8, 2014
As sweet and doting as “I Won” can be interpreted as, the objectifying undertones of Future and Kanye West’s latest song left some to turn the other cheek. Alas, here comes an accompanying release for the single – an 8-bit video gam...

Michael Jackson – Slave To The Rhythm (Produced by Timbaland)

MusicComments ⋅ May 8, 2014
After dropping Michael Jackson’s “Chicago” earlier this week – a long-in-the-works single that was originally recorded by the legendary pop star back in 1999 and intended for 2001′s Invincible – yet another track h...

#AROUNDTOWN featuring Tyga

MusicComments ⋅ May 8, 2014
In a new photo series entitled #AROUNDTOWN, HYPETRAK interviews a series of artists and their favorite spots around town. With their first installment featuring Tyga, they take a look inside the famed rapper’s favorite hangouts around Los Angel...

Lana Del Rey “West Coast” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ May 7, 2014
After dropping the track last month, Lana Del Rey has released the official visual accompaniment to her Ultraviolence single “West Coast.” Essentially a reworked and extended take on the black and white video teaser that went along with t...

Michael Jackson – Chicago (Produced by Timbaland)

MusicComments ⋅ May 6, 2014
Chosen by Xscape’s Executive Producer L.A. Reid, Timbaland took on the daunting task of leading a team of record producers to help retool and contemporize eight unreleased Michael Jackson songs for a compilation album. Though rumored to be the first...

Kanye West Lets a Rapper Audition on the Street

MusicComments ⋅ May 5, 2014
Video has emerged of a young rapper entreating Kanye West to hear several impromptu bars in the streets of New York. Kanye and Kim were returning home after a night out in SoHo, when a determined and unnamed artist begins to walk in stride with Kanye...

HYPETRAK Playlist 027: Drake, Lil Wayne, Travi$ Scott, Vic Mensa & More

MusicComments ⋅ May 5, 2014
The latest playlist from our sister site HYPETRAK has arrived. Offering up Session 027 of its 10-track series, the latest HYPETRAK compilation switches things up from last week’s mellow playlist, and instead kicks off with distinct hip-hop soun...

The Roots featuring Raheem Devaughn – Tomorrow

MusicComments ⋅ Apr 30, 2014
From their forthcoming 11th studio album …And Then You Shoot Your Cousin, The Roots deliver their latest single “Tomorrow” featuring the soulful Raheem DeVaughn on vocals. Accompanying their first single – “When the People Cheer” – that premier...

HYPETRAK Playlist 026: Lykke Li, Kendrick Lamar, Tinashe & More

MusicComments ⋅ Apr 29, 2014
Back with session 026 of its music-only series, our sister site HYPETRAK has released its latest ten-track playlist, and it features the likes of Lykke Li, Tinashe, Kendrick Lamar and more. Kicking off with a slow and steady selection of tracks, the...