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Watch Rick Rubin & Kanye’s Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards Acceptance Video

The Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards, an offshoot of the Tribeca Film Festival, this year honored Rick Rubin and Kanye for their innovative use of the Roland TR-808 drum machine over the course of their illustrious careers. Unfortunately, the two geniuses weren’t able to attend the ceremony, so they submitted this 80 second long acceptance video [...]

5 Rap Collaborations We’d Like to Hear in 2014

Words by Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus) We’re still in A&R mode after putting together our Illmatic tribute mixtape with UpNorthTrips, which dropped this past weekend on the 20th anniversary of the album’s release. And though we’re in no way anxious to dive back into another project of that magnitude, we’ve got a few ideas for collaborations we’d [...]