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JAY-Z’s ’96 Demo Ranked On “500 Greatest Albums of All Time” | Music

2015.01.24 Sat

The golden age of HipHop, the 90’s. HipHop was far more raw at that time and it still is in some parts but one thing we can all tell is that HipHop has changed a lot since then. Here I found a very rare demo "Reasonable Doubt" which was released back in 1996 by Hova aka JAY-Z, a HipHop artist active from way back and a successful business man. Of course the quality of the mp3 is not so good as we ...

The man who regenerated GIVENCHY “Riccardo Tisci”

2012.06.12 Tue

He is not just a major fashion designer, but he also has worked on Jay-Z and Kanye West's album artwork. As you can see in his collection, Tisci's apparent fascination with Gothic touches in dark tones are expressed mostly in black & white. We see value in Givenchy's clothing line since they tend to be more masculine as many brands are more feminized. This 2013 collection is an evolution of Tisci's uniqueness consisted of fresh Gothic military in digital ...

Jay-Z – Dirt Off Your 1.6 (Cryptex Mashup)

2012.06.07 Thu

"Dirt off Your Shoulder" is the second single released from Jay-Z's 2003 album The Black Album.   This mashup (click here for definition) by Cryptex takes a completely different approach compared to the original but is well arranged and has its darkness in it. Here's the Music Video of Jay-Z - Dirt Off Your Shoulder. Find yourself how its different from the original.