Showing All "Dre Films" Posts

Rick Ross already released one album this year, the orchestrally grandiose Mastermind, and now he's planning on following it up with a new album called Hood Billionaire before the end of 2014. First…   Read Story »
"Supreme" is one of the most sweeping, luxurious tracks on Rick Ross' excessively sweeping and luxurious 2014 album Mastermind, and its new video practically drips with luxury-rap signifiers. Sports…   Read Story »
Rick Ross's "Thug Cry" is a mellow, meditative song from Ross's not-great new album Mastermind, and its new video, from longtime Ross associate DRE Films, intercuts footage of Ross and Wayne rapping…   Read Story »
Pusha T released his awesomely stark and snarly album My Name Is My Name last month, and for months, he's been making cold and minimal and effective videos for the album's tracks: "Numbers On The…   Read Story »
Gunplay is one of the greatest headknock rappers currently walking the face of the earth, and he's also a part of one of rap's most popular crews. And yet the closest he'll come to a mainstream…   Read Story »
Usually, I can watch a rap video without being reduced to a puddle of jealousy from all the trappings of wealth. But fucking hell, Rick Ross gets to play with a tiger cub? (That's a tiger cub,…   Read Story »
DJ Khaled might not have too many talents in this world, but he's better than just about anyone else at lining up hard-as-fuck rappers for overblown, triumphal posse cuts like this one. Songs like…   Read Story »
I spent a pretty good chunk of the week in transit to or from New York, or doing New York things while I was in New York, so I didn't see a lot of this weeks' videos before the massive video-watching…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, Rick Ross released his tough and immediate "Hold Me Back" video, probably the best video of his career. (He doesn't have that many great videos, weirdly.) He's now followed it up…   Read Story »
If you need a quick crash-course in why music videos are not what they once were, have a look at Alex Pappademas's celebration of the great Hype Williams in Grantland. Plenty of great music video…   Read Story »