Posts Tagged ‘Jay Electronica’

The Bullitts Tease Collaboration With Jay Electronica and MF DOOM

Late last night, The Bullits and Jay Electronica began teasing some sort of collaboration with MF DOOM, using the hashtag #3TheHardWay. What does it all mean? We don’t know for sure, but The Bullitts (a project... Read more »

12 Songs That Will Make Anyone a Jazz Fan

Sadly, many people associate jazz with elevator or background music, and for that reason feel like it's a boring genre. Well, the truth is, if you immediately associate jazz with elevator music, you are missing out,... Read more »

15 Pictures of Jay Electronica Looking Iconic in Brooklyn This Past Weekend

All images via Jay Electronica on Twitter This past weekend, Jay Electronica performed at the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival, bringing out  J. Cole, Talib Kweli, Mac Miller, and—in a complete and total power move—Jay Z. The two... Read more »

Watch Jay Electronica Bring Out Jay Z at the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

At yesterday’s Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival, Jay Electronica took over the stage and brought some friends with him. Not like he needed any help to get people excited, but he was joined by J. Cole, Talib Kweli,... Read more »

Jay Electronica: “We are going to try and burst the heavens open on July 12th”

Jay Electronica is planning something. Earlier this month, Jay Elec got a little liquor in his system and hit Twitter to share his thoughts on topics such as Lil B, Kanye West, and smoking weed. He... Read more »

Jay Electronica Answers Twitter Questions About Kanye, Lil B, and His Long-Awaited Album

Jay Electronica is an elusive character, but every now and then he opens the floodgates on Twitter, and tonight was one of those times. In a moment of rare accessibility, Jay Elec had some Ciroc and... Read more »

“Turnupturnup welcome to the f*cking circus”: Jay Electronica Rants About the Music Industry and Society on Twitter

After a long period of silence, Jay Electronica was back with new music recently, releasing “In The System,” “Better In Tune With The Infinite,” and his “We Made It” freestyle with Jay Z all in March.... Read more »

Listen to Jay Z and Jay Electronica Freestyle Over “We Made It”

The beats that Drake remixes always seem to have long legs, so it’s no surprise that Jay Z and Jay Electronica have decided to go over “We Made It.” Dropping seemingly out of nowhere, the track showcases pretty impressive verses... Read more »

Jay Electronica ft. LaTonya Givens – “Better in Tune With the Infinite”

I know what you’re thinking. It can’t be real. It’s too good to be true. It must be some random old Jay Electronica production on loop. Or it’s unofficial, or uncompleted, or “old-new” material. But it’s... Read more »

Jay Electronica – “In The System”

Jay Electronica has made a rare appearance to pay tribute to Notorious B.I.G. We haven’t seen much from Jay Elec since his verse on “Control,” but the anniversary of Biggie’s death was inspiration enough for him... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” Verse Drastically Influenced Other Rappers’ Social Media Channels

Kendrick Lamar‘s verses on Big Sean‘s track “Control (HOF)” blew up the internet last week and the effects of his rapid-fire rap game namechecking are still being felt. Aside from a number of rather meh-worthy responses,... Read more »

Rapsody ft. Phonte & Jay Electronica – “Jedi Code”

When you’ve got Phonte and the elusive Jay Electronica together on your track, there’s some risk involved—there’s a chance you’ll get outdone on your own song. But if the goal is to make good music, there’s also... Read more »

Kid Cudi Reacts to Kendrick Lamar’s Verse on “Control”

Big Sean, Kendrick Lamar, and Jay Electronica‘s “Control” has been out for over 48 hours now, and unless if you’ve been avoiding the Internet, you’ve come across the explosion of responses in the form of think-pieces,... Read more »

Big Sean ft. Kendrick Lamar and Jay Electronica – “Control (HOF)”

Big Sean dropped a seven minute long “straight rap” track tonight via Funkmaster Flex on Hot 97. Sean claimed it didn’t make the cut for his album because of the extensive No I.D. sample, but that it’s a... Read more »

Album Stream: The Bullitts – “They Die By Dawn & Other Stories”

Jeymes Samuel, who makes music as The Bullitts, impressed us with some big-name features from Jay Electronica and Yasiin Bey on “Murder Death Kill” and “They Die By Dawn” (which came with this badass video which is a... Read more »