From the West to the East.
Another Wed, another episode of Crate Diggers. This time, Fuse's vinyl excavators focus on OG Kid Capri and his collection (who has one of the illest 45 collections). PREVIOUS: Crate Diggers w/ DJ Babu (Video)
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xgC6uS_AA0A] A behind-the-scenes look at the creation of one of Hov's biggest hits of his career. A segment from SVT's Hitlatens Historia series. Check the full thing here. PREVIOUS: Jay-Z to Shoot More Videos From BP3 (Video) | Jay-Z On Friday Night w/ Jonathan Ross (Video)
We caught up with Rakim right after his show last week at the Highline Ballroom in New York. He talks about his upcoming album & tour, the younger generation in Hip Hop and what would be on his Hip Hop wish list. We also got a chance to do a quick Interview with Kid Capri,
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wvlf9AaTrxI] The two legendary deejays speak on the role of the DJ today.
So apparently I can't be a hermit/homebody in my new surroundings, or I'll miss things like this dope show in the Bronx. Props to Back To The Grill for the heads up.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xuGl_tDlb70] Kid Capri talks about when he first realized his calling in hip hop, how he redefined the perception of the DJ, Serato, laptops and the advantages they bring to the art-form of DJ'ing.
[vodpod id=ExternalVideo.655379&w=425&h=350&fv=ttid%3D1717903435%26viral%3Dtrue%26autoStart%3Dfalse%26viewerSecureGatewayURL%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fservices.brightcove.com%2Fservices%2Famfgateway%26servicesURL%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fservices.brightcove.com%2Fservices%26cdnURL%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fadmin.brightcove.com] KarmaLoop finally got around to putting up the footage of Green Lantern with Kid Capri and DJ Scratch. I believe this was supposed to go up yesterday but whatever. Two of the greatest DJ's to ever touch the wheels of steel talk shop with GL backstage at Rock the Bells. Very dope!
Some shots from the set of what looks like Ghostface's Celebrate video shoot. Shouts to VDB for the heads up. More shots after the jump...
Ghost is standing strong with his December 4th release of The Big Doe Rehab (the same day as the Wu-Tang album). On with the show though ... this is the first single off Ghost's solo album. Shouts to Young Sav! DOWNLOAD: Ghostface - Celebrate f. Kid Capri [Dirty/NoDJ]