Aside from all the back and forth “he said, he said” beef, Drake finds his way to a visual thanks to his Compton comrade The Game. Game’s first single off his forthcoming TheDocumentary 2 album features the OVO chief and is titled “100“. The video is directed by Drake‘s personal tour photographer, Theo Skudra.
The “100” track is a salute to true friendship and it’s visual depicts that as you can catch Game and Drizzy take it to the streets of Compton where they find nothing but love. “100” marks the first time that Game and Drake have collaborated since 2011. This is perfect timing for the release of this video with all the drama that is surrounding Drake. Peep the new video below and be sure to always keep it 100!
Hip Hop fans have recently found themselves in the middle of a Hip Hop soap opera featuring Philly rapper Meek Mill and Toronto emcee Drake. With all of the ups & downs between the two lyricist Meek has still found the time to drop a visual to his latest album’s second single, “All Eyes On You.” The track features Meek’s girlfriend Nicki Minaj and R & B bad boy Chris Brown.
“All Eyes On You” is Meek’s biggest hit to date as it is the highest charting single of his solo career. It is currently sitting at #28 on Billboard’s Hot 100 and has shown no signs of losing any momentum. This Benny Boom directed visual will definitely add to the song’s successful run. Check out Meek and Nicki getting extra close in “All Eyes On You” below.
Just two days after releasing a remix to her “No Sleep” single, Janet Jackson drops a video for the track. The visual features J. Cole and is directed by Dave Myers. Ms. Jackson (because I’m nasty) can be seen in the video in straight chill mode, reminiscing of a past love while mother nature plays the background. J. Cole does his part by putting on for Janet, spitting those cupid-like bars. The two play off each other very well as old-school meets new-school.
“I hope u enjoy watching this as much as we enjoyed making it,” Jackson says as the caption displayed on the video’s YouTube page.
“No Sleep” will be featured on Janet Jackson’s upcoming album this fall. The album will be Janet’s 11th LP. Her first release since 2008′s Discipline.
Hip Hop fans were first treated to Post Malone’s “White Iverson” track in February. Since its release, the trendy crooner has dropped a few more singles, “Too Young” and “Tear$.” However, a visual to “White Iverson” was inevitable and fans patiently waited in anticipation. Today, Malone debuted the video on MTV
With the track reaching over 17 million plays on SoundCloud, it was only a matter of time before Post Malone would paint the picture to his words. The Van Alpert directed video was shot in the desert and fits the song perfectly. Check it out for yourself below.
Jidenna’s sleeper summer anthem “Classic Man” is undoubtedly a contender for Hip Hop/R & B song of the year, and now comes the visual just to add more fuel to the heater. Fans of the track are treated to a video that features Compton emcee Kendrick Lamar as he crushes the song’s opening. You can also catch cameos by Janelle Monea, Hit-Boy, and Ty Dolla $ign.
Watch the party go down in Jidenna’s video for his “Classic Man” remix below. Be sure to let us know what you think by commenting below.
Rihanna is clearly in a lane all by herself and at this point I just hope these b*tches got her money. After teasing onlookers at the 2015 BET Awards with a trailer for her latest single, “BBHMM” or “B*tch Better Have My Money,” RiRi finally drops the short film directed by Evan E. Rogers.
The explicit video shows Rihanna and friends getting gritty in an attempt to get the money that was embezzled from her. The “BBHMM” visual contains some bloody scenes, pot smoking, and even some nudity. Yes, there is a full frontal of Rihanna in this video, but it’s definitely not what you’re thinking.
The NSFW 7-minute video is truly a piece of art and surely a contender for video of the year.
Check out Rihanna’s new video below and enjoy the ride.
Fresh off of his invigorating performance of “Alright” at the 2015 BET Awards, Kendrick Lamar decides to drop a 7-minute visual to the single. The short film by Colin Tilley is very true to the song’s title. Filled with unembellished images of the police’s relationship with black America, “Alright” is a visual masterpiece. This visual takes Kendrick’s To Pimp A Butterfly standout track to all new levels.
Watch Kendrick Lamar’s piece of art below and let us know what you think.
In light of the recent tragedies that have sent our country in a full sprint backwards, Big Sean blesses us with a visual to his standout track “One Man Can Change The World”. This single is different than most for Sean as it is not the typical radio tune, but instead it is a song that tugs at the heart.
Fellow Chi-town native Kanye West and singer/songwriter John Legend join Big Sean for his heartfelt single which is a tribute to his grandmother who was called to heaven last December. Watch the Andrew Hines directed video below and listen to Big Sean’s Dark Sky Paradise here.
Yesterday Chicago native Vic Mensa dropped the visual to his latest single “U Mad” featuring fellow Chi-town native Kanye West. The Roc Nation artist has been hard at work with Kanye as they have been touring together for most of the year. Things are starting to move fast for Vic as he works to create his own lane with his debut album, Traffic, which should be released by the end of the year. For now, check out Vic’s first video since signing to the Roc and let us know what you think.
Hip Hop legend Keith Murray recently made his way to western Pennsylvania to perform his greatest hits. The often animated emcee shut down the stage in the city of Johnstown as he killed the club for nearly an hour, performing tracks like “Get Lifted,” “Rappers Delight,” and “The Most Beautifullest Thing in This World.” Those in attendance were treated to an epic night with the Yonkers native, and for us at The Roundtable Empire we were treated to an exclusive interview with Murray as he took the time to speak with me before he stepped on the stage.
During this interview Keith Murray speaks on several topics, which include him hopping on a project with… Find out who Keith has recently been working with and more by watching the exclusive interview below.