Posts tagged "Eif Rivera"

Lil Durk – “Like Me” (Feat. Jeremih) Video

Among his Chicago drill peers, Lil Durk might be the one with the best shot at any kind of sustained commercial success. Case in point: He’s now made a for-the-radio rap&B single without ditching any of the weird melodic intensity that makes him such an interesting rapper in the first place. “Like Me” pairs Durk… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 20, 2015 - 1:34 pm

Lil Wayne – “CoCo” Video

Our last-ever Mixtape Of The Week column, before we switched over to the Week In Rap, was dedicated to Lil Wayne’s Sorry 4 The Wait 2. Given that Wayne had a huge hand in making the mixtape landscape what it is, that’s appropriate. The tape opened with Wayne’s version of O.T. Genasis’ pounding street hit… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 18, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Rick Ross – “What A Shame” (Feat. French Montana) Video

Lord only knows why Rick Ross felt like he had to release two music videos in two days for songs from a months-old album, but that’s where we are right now. First up was the sunny, money-soaked “Supreme” clip. And now Eif Rivera has directed a grimly goofy crime-movie video for “What A Shame,” the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 4, 2014 - 5:22 pm

French Montana – “Gifted” (Feat. The Weeknd) Video

Ever since he stopped being an anonymous internet presence and started being a flesh-and-blood major-label recording artist, the Weeknd has fully entered the rap-album featured-artist turntable. First, he was on Drake’s “Crew Love,” and since then he’s shown up on Wiz Khalifa’s “Remember You” and Juicy J’s “One Of Those Nights.” The twist: Abel Tesfaye… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 16, 2013 - 5:05 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Yesterday, Beach House and Phoenix both dropped mindbending, huge-budgeted videos at basically the exact same moment; as soon as I got done writing up one of them, I had to launch into the next one right away. So, big indie artists: Pace your shit out a little bit better! Don’t drown us in interesting music… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 8, 2013 - 2:46 pm

Fat Joe – “Yellow Tape” Video (Feat. Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky & French Montana)

Last week, we posted “Yellow Tape,” a new paint-by-numbers Fat Joe posse cut most notable for marking A$AP Rocky’s entry into the A-list featured-rappers roundtable. Now the song has a video, and the most notable thing about it is French Montana’s neon-silk Versace ski mask. But, I mean, that is notable. Eif Rivera directs. Watch… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 5, 2012 - 10:44 am