HYPETRAK Interviews Gesaffelstein: Musical Canvas

MusicComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2014
With his name introduced to the realm of popular music by way of Kanye West’s “Black Skinhead,” Gesaffelstein is certainly much more than a new production prodigy. In fact, the French artist (born Mike Levy) has helped to usher in a...

Black Sabbath x Converse 2014 Spring Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2014
This spring Converse has teamed up with Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler to release a special Black Sabbath collection of footwear. Paying homage to the pioneering heavy metal outfit, the range features iconic artwork from LPs Black Sabbat...

HYPETRAK’s Top 10 Videos of 2013

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 30, 2013
Continuing its yearly roundup of ‘best of’ lists, HYPETRAK turns to the visual side of things to present its Top 10 Videos of 2013. Following their look at the Top 10 Songs, our musically-adept bredren had a tough task in their lap with a...

HYPETRAK Picks Its Top 10 Albums From 2013

MusicComments ⋅ Dec 27, 2013
No other time than the advent of the New Year would prompt such a wealth of year-end lists and ‘best-of’ observances. Amongst these, HYPETRAK submits its list of the 10 best albums of 2013. In many ways, 2013 saw several genre-confusing r...

Rick Ross featuring Jay Z – The Devil is A Lie

MusicComments ⋅ Dec 19, 2013
While they displayed their collective power on a certain Magna Carta… Holy Grail club anthem, Rick Ross and Jay Z have outdone their past work with a new single: “The Devil Is A Lie.” The heater comes ahead of Rick Ross’s Mast...

Eminem featuring Rihanna “Monster” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ Dec 17, 2013
Over the weekend, Eminem offered a preview of the music video for “Monster” with Rihanna, and now we get a full-length video for the single from The Marshall Mathers LP 2. Here, Rihanna plays the role of Em’s therapist, while the ra...

Beyoncé featuring Jay Z “Drunk In Love” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2013
Previously available exclusively through iTunes, the music video for Beyoncé’s self-titled track “Drunk In Love” has been released via VEVO in honor of the track’s debut as one of the first two singles from the record-shatteri...

Beyoncé “‘Yoncé” Music Video Preview

MusicComments ⋅ Dec 13, 2013
Fresh off the unexpected release of her latest project – a self-titled 32-piece “visual album” featuring 14 tracks and 18 videos – Beyoncé reveals yet another 30-second video snippet, this time for the Timbaland-produced track...

POW! WOW! Hawaii 2013 Video

CultureComments ⋅ Dec 9, 2013
With POW! WOW! 2014 fast approaching, we get a glimpse of last year’s festivities to get us ready the coming year’s event. In 12 minutes we get a quick recap of the art projects and collaborations that took place this year, with the likes...

AI x Miliyah Kato x VERBAL x Reebok Classic “Run Free” Video

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 6, 2013
In celebrating the classic Freestyle, Reebok tapped Reebok Classics Asia Creative Director, AMBUSH founder and J-pop icon VERBAL for a brand new video. Dubbed “Run Free,” the piece sees VERBAL joined by R&B artist AI and singer/songwr...

Eminem “Rap God” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ Nov 27, 2013
Eminem hilariously parodies Matt Frewer’s Max Headroom – “The World’s first computer-generated TV host” and a British artificial intelligence that was a staple of ’80s television – in the Rich Lee-directed vi...

Pusha T and Pharrell Williams Perform “S.N.I.T.C.H.” on Jimmy Kimmel Live

MusicComments ⋅ Nov 22, 2013
Last night, Pusha T and Pharrell took the stage together for the very first time, appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live to perform the My Name Is My Name cut “S.N.I.T.C.H.” Produced by Skateboard P himself, the track’s live rendition saw t...

New Yeezus Tour Merchandise Available Online

StyleComments ⋅ Nov 21, 2013
That’s right readers, Kanye West is gracing our viral pages once more this week to inform us that new ‘Yeezus Tour’ merchandise is currently available online. Having recently resumed his extravagant show this past weekend in Philadelphia,...

Johnny Rain – Villain LP

MusicComments ⋅ Nov 19, 2013
Thanks to his Lullaby of Machine EP and the artistry of his music video for the track “Jericho,” singer-songwriter Johnny Rain has rightfully garnered the attention of critics and fans alike. Building on the support, the Los Angeles nativ...

Lady Gaga and R. Kelly ‘Do What They Want’ on SNL

MusicComments ⋅ Nov 18, 2013
Fresh off her latest album release, Lady Gaga took to 30 Rockafeller Plaza this past weekend to host NBC’s Saturday Night Live. Pulling double duty, the ARTPOP songstress also graced viewers with her presence on the SNL musical stage performing her p...