Tagged: Houston


Drake Teases YG and DJ Mustard Collab

Drake laptop-DJed a post-show afterparty in Houston this past Wednesday. As captured by Jacob Stephens, he previewed a new song with YG—whose “My Nigga” (sanitized to “My Hitta” for radio) is currently the #24 song … read more »

POSTED November 15, 2013 5:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , ,

Live: Trae Day 2013

Photographer Nastacia Ellis visited Houston rapper Trae tha Truth’s annual Trae Day, a free community get-together with performances, games for kids, free vaccinations and free school supplies. Above, see Ellis’ photos of the event, and … read more »

POSTED July 24, 2013 12:02PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Beyoncé, “Bow Down/I Been On”

Queen Bey has risen from her slumber to set shit straight on “Bow Down/I Been On,” a double track whose first half was produced by Hit-Boy. Beyoncé shouts out H-town and cocks her tiara on … read more »

POSTED March 17, 2013 6:14PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (11) TAGS: , , ,

Interview: Miguel and French Montana at vitaminwater uncapped

French Montana and Miguel make music as different as the clothes they wear. French, who stepped out at Houston’s uncapped show in an American flag-themed sweater, baggy True Religion jeans and white Nike Air Force … read more »

POSTED October 1, 2012 12:45PM IN FADER EVENTS, uncapped video TAGS: , , , , , ,

Video: Miguel, “Adorn” and “Strawberry Amazing” (Live at vitaminwater uncapped)

Going to a Miguel concert is a bit of a different experience than say, going to a French Montana concert. Except, of course, when they are the same concert! And that, friends, is the whole … read more »

POSTED September 21, 2012 4:53PM IN FADER EVENTS, uncapped video Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: French Monatana, “Shot Caller (Live at vitaminwater uncapped)”

For his vitaminwater uncapped headlining performance, French Montana took a a second to get the TSU crowd warmed up. He ran through “Call Me Montana,” his “Tony Montana” remake, guest verses he’d allotted to Machine … read more »

POSTED September 19, 2012 12:30PM IN FADER EVENTS, uncapped video Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,

Houston: vitaminwater uncapped, September 17th

This Monday, September 17th, vitaminwater uncapped is coming to H-Town to party with the students of Texas Southern University. Recently, the student body piled on the votes to win a contest bringing an uncapped show … read more »

POSTED September 11, 2012 1:15PM IN FADER EVENTS, uncapped Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,

Beat Construction: OG Ron C

One of Houston’s finest finds a second life for screwed and chopped music with help from a famous friend. For the past two decades, Houston’s OG Ron C has been releasing mixes of chopped and … read more »

POSTED April 23, 2012 10:00AM IN NWSPRINT Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Bone, “She Can Get Down” (Live in Houston)

Bone took a night off from his college studies to grace Houston with a performance of “She Can Get Down,” preserved in all its glory above.

POSTED December 13, 2011 10:50AM IN uncapped video TAGS: , , ,

Video: Trae tha Truth Is a Benevolent King

Trae tha Truth puts on for his community in Houston, most famously during his annual Trae Day, a day of free school supplies and clothes for kids, as well as free HIV testing. “I’m not … read more »

POSTED December 8, 2011 2:50PM IN uncapped video Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,