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Video: Think B.I.G. w/ Matty C & Schott Free (Gasface)

For the final episode of their “Think B.I.G.” series, Gasface talks to former LOUD Records A&Rs Matty C and Schott Free about the time they tried to sign Jay-Z, Wu-Tang, how they got into the A&R game, working with Mobb Deep and more. Previously: Think B.I.G. w/ Philippe Zdar (Gasface)

Video: Think B.I.G. w/ Philippe Zdar (Gasface)

For the 4th installment of their “Think B.I.G.” mini-series, Gasface sits down with Grammy winning Engineer Philippe Zdar to talk about the Cassius sample on Jay-Z and Kanye’s “Why I Love You” from the WTT album.
Previou…

Video: Road To Brooklyn: The Look

Life+Times asks New Yorkers how they feel about the new Nets logo and branding and speaks to some of the people that helped select it and roll it out.
Previously: Road To Brooklyn: The Borough

Meek Mill – “Lay Up Remix” (Feat. Rick Ross, Jay-Z & Trey Songz)

Last month, Philly rap energy-bomb released his very good album Dreams & Nightmares. Before the album dropped, Meek had mentioned that Jay-Z had contributed a verse. But Jay, possibly unhappy with his own work, ended up not appearing on the album, though he did record a verse — and a pretty good one! — for [...]

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