Showing All "Hype Williams" Posts

If you thought the Yeezus talk might finally be dying out ... you thought wrong. The newest incarnation of Yeezus will be a film of the same name, directed by Hype Williams. There was a trailer…   Read Story »
The celebratory and sentimental Future/Kanye collab "I Won" now has a video to go along with it. The video's a subdued, mostly black-and-white affair featuring some of the sexiest dancing on a beach…   Read Story »
Kanye West's Yeezus, Stereogum's favorite album of last year, is about to become a movie. Hype Williams, inarguably the greatest rap-video director of all time, has directed a movie about Kanye's…   Read Story »
Beyoncé brought much delight to everyone (even those of us who already published our best albums lists) when she released her stunning 17-song visual album Beyoncé by surprise around midnight EST…   Read Story »
Bey just surprised everyone by releasing her self-titled fifth solo album exclusively on iTunes. The BEYONCÉ "visual album" includes 14 songs -- featuring musical collaborations with Jay Z, Drake,…   Read Story »
Hear's the visually impressive combo clip for "I Wish You Would" & "Cold," a six-minute long Hype Williams construction featuring West, Khaled and Rozay holding down an underground tunnel. Real talk,…   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 »
Last week, Hype Williams and Jack White posted up the trailer to "Freedom At 21"'s video. As a general rule, video content that is just over two minutes shouldn't be granted a trailer, but Hype and…   Read Story »
Jack White and Hype Williams will connect for White's forthcoming "Freedom At 21" video, and today they posted a short teaser for the clip, revealing that they're really going for the blown-out…   Read Story »
Lots of good music videos this week! Serial killers! Shadow-puppet dogs! Primary colors! Air rifles! Inexplicably clownish rap-star art direction! Members of the extended Stereogum family! There's…   Read Story »