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Ghostface Killah – “Love Don’t Live Here No More” Video (Feat. Michael K. Williams)

About a week ago, Ghostface Killah released a new album called 36 Seasons, a narrative rap-opera piece about a masked vigilante out for revenge. At the beginning of the story, on the song “Love Don’t Live Here No More,” Ghostface’s character returns to his neighborhood after nine years and tries to pick back up with… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 16, 2014 - 2:50 pm

Dej Loaf – “Try Me (Remix)” (Feat. Remy Ma & Ty Dolla $ign) & “Bird Call” Video

Detroit rapper Dej Loaf has had a breakout year, and this week she reiterated her status as an MC on the rise with updates to two of her biggest hits. Breakthrough “Try Me” blends chirpy, poppy sing-song that verges on cartoonish with the cold-hearted pulse and dead-eyed threats of Chicago drill music. On the new… More »

By: Chris DeVille / October 21, 2014 - 2:16 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I didn’t write this column last week, since SXSW was just about monopolizing my attention. So we’ve got two weeks’ worth of videos to sort through here. But for whatever reason, it was still a bit of a struggle to come up with five really good videos. Part of the reason, of course, is the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 21, 2014 - 11:23 am

Method Man, Freddie Gibbs & Streetlife – “Built For This” Video

Next week, the RZA will release the shockingly strong soundtrack to his new martial arts film The Man With The Iron Fists, and the whole thing is already streaming. Now there’s a video for album track “Built For This,” a piece of mystic boom-bap with appearances from onetime Wu-Tang figurehead Method Man, mixtape-scene dominator Freddie… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 18, 2012 - 3:48 pm