GRM Daily liberate some behind the scenes footage from J Spades latest visual for the Pro Green and Tinie Tempah-assisted ‘Slick Rick (Remix)‘. Real talk: this single needs to take over this Summer…it’s just that hard.
Make sure you preorder the single on iTunes (it drops 26th April).
Not really behind the scenes as much as it’s on-location fan footage, Kendrick Lamar recently shot his forthcoming new visual for ‘King Kunta’ (from To Pimp A Butterfly) in his hometown of Compton, and the whole town came out to be a part of it.
Above, you can check out some footage (courtesy of Section Eighty) giving account of what went down. UPDATE: Official behind the scenes footage below.
Above, we get to see a detailed, behind the scenes look into FKA Twigs latest visual ‘Glass & Patron’, a trippy clip that was revealed during this year’s YouTube Music Awards. Twigs also sits down to explain the meaning(s) behind the video, as well as was goes on in her mind as a video director and dancer.
If you haven’t seen it, you can check out ‘Glass & Patron’ here.
The Grime Report recently went behind the scenes for Kozzie’s ‘Right Now’ video shoot, which features appearances from Maxsta, Drifter, Kid Bookie and more and sees the group giving their take on football, Dubstep and more.
UPDATE: Check out Kozzie, Maxsta, Drifter and Kid Bookie’s #WhosTheHardest cypher below.
Red Bull Studios and Canadian DJ B. Traits are gearing up for the release of the former brand’s second mixtape instalment since 2011. The project — apparently dubbed the simple Mixtape Volume 2 — will see 9 tracks that feature some really dope collaborations of various genres, all brought together to showcase some of the rising talent for 2015.
Above shows a track-by-track (using behind the scenes footage and artist commentary) of each song, given you a better understand of how these artists created their respective masterpieces. You can also check out the tracklisting below.
B. Traits & Red Bull Studios Mixtape Volume 2 is released 12th February.
Hodge – Click Bait
DrewXHill – Blue Steel
Lewis Boardman – Psycho
Palace – Eden ft. Tabanca
Inkke – Mmm Yeah ft. Novelist
The Attic Project – Wide Asleep
Anushka – Waterlillies
Fatlion Hi Fi – Pay Your Way
Thology – Dawn
Rihanna takes you behind the scenes of her video shoot for ‘FourFiveSeconds’, which features a singin’ Kanye West and the legendary Sir Paul McCartney. No clue on when the denim-heavy video will be dropping, but the single can be purchased now. Truth be told, we’re just not feeling it. Sorry.
Last year, George Ezra released his visual for ‘Listen To The Man’, which — more than anything — attracted the attention of millions due to the appearance of legendary actor Sir Ian McKellen.
Above, we now get to see how that clip was created in the recently-revealed behind the scenes clip above. If you haven’t checked out the video for yourself (or the project that the single is derived from, for that matter), then you can enjoy that below.
In related news, we thought it’d also be good to let you know about Ezra’s forthcoming tour dates as well; you can check that down bottom.
17 February – Bristol, Colston Hall
18 February – Birmingham, O2 Academy
20 February – London, O2 Academy Brixton
21 February – Manchester, O2 Apollo
22 February – Glasgow, O2 Academy
For his latest DayToday episode (of which, we miss an awful lot of these), Wiz Khalifa gives us a behind the scenes look into his upcoming visual for the Chevy Woods and Ty Dolla $ign-assisted ‘Still Down’, taken from his latest album Blacc Hollywood.
Production group the HeavyTrackerz were spotted alongside P Money, Blacks, Little Dee, Jendor & Desperado at a videoshoot for their recent collaboration, and The Grime Report was there to capture some of the action.
Above lies the trailer for Nicki Minaj’s forthcoming MTV documentary, My Time Again, which gives a more personal look into Minaj’s life in the time surrounding The Pinkprint‘s release. Not entirely sure as to when it will be broadcast in the UK.