On November 20th, 2012 Curren$y, Trademark Da Skydiver, Young Roddy and the entire Jet Life crew were on hand to celebrate the release of “Jet World Order 2” at the Highline Ballroom in New York City. All photos were taken by Andrew Wheeler. Copyright 2012 Gadfly Communications, Inc. Jet World Order 2 is now available.
In this video, Dee Low of Monsta Beatz explains the creative proccess that went into making “Jet World Order 2.” As he explains, “we were so fucking high” when they were making the album. Jet Life member CornerBoy P also breaks down working on “Jet World Order 2.”
“Jet World Order 2” is in stores worldwide now. Purchase the album on iTunes here: Jet World Order 2
iHipHop was granted exclusive access to the music video shoot for Jet Life’s “No Sleep” off their upcoming Jet World Order 2 album. Curren$y, Trademark Da Skydiver, and Young Roddy were all on set in Atlanta for the shoot. The video was directed by GRVTY and features plenty of beautiful women, fast cars, and clouds of that loud.
Curren$y and his Jet Life cohorts Trademark Da Skydiver and Young Roddy are currently prepping the release of Jet World Order 2, the sequel to last year’s Jet World Order. Last week to got to hear the first single off the album, “No Sleep,” and today we get to see what other songs we can expect to hear when the album drops November 20th. Read More
Roddy and Spitta enjoy a nice tarantula joint on tour for this video to “What That Is”.
Roddy and DZA come together for “Russian Roulette.” #JetLifeToTheNextLife
Young Roddy in his Louisiana hometown holding it down for Brooklyn sporting that East New York fitted hat. #Salute
On Saturday March 17, 2012 iHipHop, Babygrande and The Madbury Club put on a one of a kind SXSW showcase at Haven in Austin, Texas. Thousands left happy after witnessing the legendary GZA of Wu-Tang Clan perform alongside Grammy Award winning Latin funk band, Grupo Fantasma (Brownout). In addition to this monumental performance, Jet Life, Marz Lovejoy, Flatbush Zombies, T. Mills, The Airplane Boys and Mod Sun all took the stage to deliver incredible showings, while DJ Statik Selektah held down the wheels of steel for the evening. For those in attendance, click through this slideshow to relive this eventful occasion, and for those who couldn’t make it, click through to check out some tremendous photos from the showcase. All photos by Lucas Alvarado / Far Fetched Future. Copyright 2012 Gadfly Communications, Inc.
iHipHop will return to SXSW this year for yet another incredible official showcase. Being that it’s our third-year in a row bringing the best and brightest in all of hip-hop to Austin, Texas, we had no choice but to pull out all of the stops. We couldn’t have done it all by ourselves, so big shout outs to our co-presenters Babygrande and The Madbury Club.
This year GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan will headline the event, while being backed by none other than Grammy Award winning band Grupo Fantasma (Brownout). The showcase will also include performances by east coast hardcore veterans M.O.P. as well as Curren$y’s entire Jet Life crew (Trademark Da Skydiver, Young Roddy, Smoke DZA, Sir Michael Rocks of The Cool Kids, Fiend, Cornerboy P & Street Wiz), Marz Lovejoy, Flatbush Zombies, T. Mills, Airplane Boys, Mod Sun and DJ Statik Selektah.
Whether you’re a hip-hop head or a casual listener, this is place to be. The showcase will take place on Saturday March 17, 2012 at Haven, located at 409 Colorado, Austin. Doors at 8pm. For more information, visit SXSW.com