Rapper A$AP Rocky and super producer Swizz Beats team up with Monster to showcase their DNA headphone line in a new commercial also featuring Best Buy. While out on the road and attempting to collaborate on Swizzy’s tour bus studio, the two realize there’s no headphones in the booth and so begins the journey to struggling electronic retailer Best Buy. The short promotional video keeps things simple and is straight to the point as it concludes with Swizz picking up a pair of DNA’s for A$AP Rocky to use.
Young Guru sits down with Chedo on The Come Up Show and discusses the importance of piracy in Hip Hop and how it has allowed the opportunity for upcoming artists to establish their careers. Guru points out how piracy has helped the genre grow in a new digital era and also speaks on the reality of its effects on the art of the album. Chedo also talks with Young Guru about Mac Miller’s past courtroom troubles over his remix to Lord Finesse’s 1995 “Hip 2 Da Game” instrumental. Young Guru also says he hopes Jay-Z never retires and speaks on transition of his career as Hov approaches his mid 40’s this year. Before heading out, Guru lets the viewers know he’s working on developing his own line of headphones which will be catered towards home studio mixing and engineering.