ScHoolboy Q’s new LP, Oxymoron, is only a few days away from finally hitting shelves after suffering a few push backs in 2013. In celebration of the rising West Coast artist’s major label debut, take a look at some exclusive footage courtesy of Collective State TV of the rapper’s recent performance of his new single, “Man Of The Year,” on the season finale of AXS TV’s SKEE Live. Filmed and edited by @ItsLuRocK for ItsTheDaily.com and Collective State TV.
If you missed out on this week’s episode of AXS TV’s new breakout show, SKEE Live, have no fear as Skee.TV cuts up a couple clips for viewers to see what they missed. Watch as CTE’s YG and rapper Hopsin hit the stage for a sold out crowd at L.A. Live’s Conga Room and afterwards sit down for an interview with DJ Skee. Tune in every Tuesday at 7 p.m. (PST) and 10 p.m. (EST) to see it all go down live only on AXS TV.
Take a look at this clip featuring Snoop Dogg as he recently chilled backstage at AXS TV for SKEE Live. After tearing down the stage and giving an exclusive interview to DJ Skee, the Doggfather sat down to review some footage captured earlier in the day from fans as they lined up to see the rapper in action. Skee.TV cameras were out and about as they spoke with different people about what types of weed infused food they would share with Snoop Dogg. Take a look as the West Coast legend listens to a few suggestions and provides some commentary.
Snoop Dogg did the honors of gracing AXS TV with his presence as the Doggfather stopped by for a one-on-one chat with DJ Skee. Check out this clip from the interview where the Long Beach native gets a little deep and shares his philosophy for the way he chooses to live his life. In fact, Snoop explains that he has no regrets for any past situation he’s been involved in or decision he’s made because in his eyes that’s the way things were already designed to play out.
Wiz Khalifa grabs a seat on DJ Skee’s infamous white couch for the latest episode of AXS TV’s SKEE Live. The Taylor Gang rapper got a special surprise from one of his favorite childhood cartoon characters as DJ Skee decided to bring out Leonardo from the Ninja Turtles. Take a look as the life-size character came out bearing gifts like Pizza and a joint for the rap superstar.
Wiz Khalifa joined DJ Skee on the latest episode of AXS TV’s SKEE Live and discussed his forthcoming album, Blacc Hollywood. Take a look as Young Khalifa grabs a seat on the infamous couch and gets into details behind the inspiration for his album title. The Pittsburgh bred rapper also explained how he was able to meet Adele at the Grammy’s and eventually collaborate with the singer. Khalifa reassured viewers he feels at this stage in his career he doesn’t have anything to prove and that Blacc Hollywood will be an overall fun project.
HotNewHipHop catches up with Tech N9ne backstage on the set of SKEE Live. The Kansas City rapper speaks on his first time performing on television and his long-time motivation to infuse elements of Rock and Hip Hop together in his sound. Tech opens up to the camera about who he would like to collaborate with in the future and decides to name drop Eminem and Kanye West as two artists who are high on his list. Tech N9ne also explained to viewers that his signature face paint is in honor of his deceased friend, Brian Dennis, who was an important figure in getting his movement off the ground and more.
Kansas City’s Tech N9ne made his way to AXS TV for an exclusive interview on episode 16 of SKEE Live. The rapper shared with viewers his love for the horror film genre and revealed to DJ Skee that, Halloween 2, is in fact his favorite scary movie of all time. The witty host took the opportunity to try and give the rapper a scare with a secret extra who slowly crept up behind Tech in a full-on Michael Myers costume. As the conversation between the two entrepreneurs continued, Tech spoke on his early collaborations with the likes of JAY Z and Eminem along with a few others and revealed that DJ Skee was responsible for giving him the opportunity to make his television debut. TDE and Jay Rock were also topics of discussion as Tech N9ne explained how he had a major role in getting Jay Rock out of his contract with Warner Brothers which ultimately allowed the indie label to flourish and develop talents like Kendrick Lamar. Check out Tech as he spoke on his long-time working relationship with the Compton native and said his goodbyes to his fans with his signature Tech N9ne gun salute.
Maryland’s Logic joined DJ Skee for an exclusive interview and performance on episode 14 of AXS TV’s SKEE Live. Kicking the show off with a live rendition of “5AM” and “Young Jedi,” Logic captivated fans with his undeniable stage presence and showmanship.
Backed by his loyal RattPack fans who were very much in attendance, the humble artist sat down with Skee to discuss his early introduction to hip hop, influences and the story behind his nicknames for his devoted fans. The rising star also got into details behind his motivation to be the best in the game and shared a story about the first time he met Nas and the way he felt afterwards when he learned the legendary emcee was a fan. As the conversation continued between the two, Logic opened up about who he’d like to work with and reassured viewers that his forthcoming album will be released in 2014. Before heading out, fans got the opportunity to ask the young rapper a number of random questions via Twitter before Logic hit the stage to close out the show with “Ballin.”
This week’s “Spotlight” segment showcased the sexy songstress known as Nayer. The Cuban beauty addressed her family roots, her humble beginnings in music and what it was like to collaborate with Ne-Yo and Pitbull for “Give Me Everything.” Nayer made it clear to viewers that she is working hard in order to step up as strong voice for women everywhere.
DJ Skee did the honors of unveiling two new music videos from DJ Whoo Kid with “More Champagne” and “Shinin’ Like I’m Las Vegas.” Both songs are set to be featured on the G-Unit member’s upcoming N-Word Bond project. “More Champagne” showcases the talents of Wiz Khalifa, Problem and A$AP Ferg while California’s Nipsey Hussle holds it down on “Shinin’ Like I’m Las Vegas.”
Viewers were also treated to a second interview with MMG’s Omarion. Looking like a seasoned vet in front of the camera, Omarion spoken on his new Care Package 2 mixtape, the evolution of his career, touring the world and gave viewers insight into how he was able to ink a deal with Rick Ross. The former B2K member also touched on the current state of R&B and explained that he only wants to make music that listeners can identify and connect with.
Boxer Danny Garcia was highlighted in this week’s “Up Close.” Garcia got into details on his Philly roots, his relationship with his father and what it took for him to avoid trouble out on the block in order to pursue his dream. Danny also shared his excitement to earn a sponsorship with Jordan and admitted that he still feels like he’s an underdog in the sport but continues to move forward.
With the recent release of Apple’s iPad Air, DJ Skee manages to get his hands on one and sits down for an exclusive review of the new lightweight and advanced tablet.
Check out this dope clip of rapper Logic sharing details with DJ Skee on the first time he ever met Nas. The rapper gives insight behind how excited he was to learn that Nas was a fan of his music after the legendary New York emcee quoted one of his lines. SKEE Live airs every Tuesday at 7 p.m. (PST) and 10 p.m. (EST) only on AXS TV.