1. INTERNSHIP | RAP RADAR | CRWN | The TRUTH | & more

     Best candidates:

    • will be reliable, organized and professional.
    • will be familiar with Elliott’s style and content.
    • will be into hip hop present, past and future.
    • will know how to write clear and catchy emails and other copy.
    • will be active at Twitter and IG.
    • will be active at tumblr; will know the tumblr dash and themes inside-out.
    • will be a super GIF-maker/finder.
    • will be into photo research.
    • will have some photoshop experience.
    • will be naturally curious, and about business.
    • will be New York City-based.
    • will be able to attend shows and other events.
    • will have a smartphone.

    Need to see an email with:

    • link(s) to a bio/résumé/portfolio page.
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    • a finish to this sentence: I’m the right person for Rap Radar because… in less than 100 wds. Over 100 words, and it won’t be read.
    • no cover letter; no other text in body of email

    Send to: YN@RAPRADAR.COM with flourish in the subject line.

     Deadline is Friday August 8, midnight Eastern.

    The opportunity is to work closely with Elliott Wilson, and to learn from him.

    We won’t reply to everyone.

     
  2. In the 72nd episode of my show “The Truth” on Jay Z’s Life + Times channel I sat down with Brooklyn’s own Troy Ave.  We discussed the XXL freshman cover, his fight for success and whether or not he will sign with a major label.

     
     
  3. I stopped by The Breakfast Club recently to talk about my new project HRDCVR.  We also spoke about my CRWN series and shared a few old war stories.

     
     
  4. I recently went into Hot97 and spoke with Ebro, Cipha Sounds and Laura Stylez about my new project HRCDVR.  

     
     
  5. In part 2 of the 2 Chainz episode of my show The Truth on Jay Z’s Life + Times channel we talk about his resurgence, new music and collaborations

     
     
  6. In the 71st episode of my show “The Truth” on Jay Z’s Life + Times channel I sit down with 2 Chainz.  We discuss his attempted robbery in SF, Funkmaster Flex and his new EP “Freebase”

     
     
  7. Here’s the amazing vid. Featuring and I. Directed by . Pledge your support at http://goo.gl/l2WTou

     
     
  8. Bonus footage from my CRWN interview with Future

     
     
  9. In my CRWN interview with Future we talk about his new album “Honest” coming up into the game, and the inner workings of the music industry.

     
     
  10. Part 2 of  my sit-down with DJ Holiday, Brook and The City, and Stix Malone on Holiday Season Live.

     
     
  11. While in Atlanta I sat down with DJ Holiday, Brook and The City, and Stix Malone for Holiday Season Live. We spoke about the current state of hip-hop, how I feel about Jay-Z vs. Drake and more.

     
     
  12. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3cwBuiATBk

    In the 70th episode of my show “The Truth” on Jay Z’s Life + Times channel I catch up with Gary, Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs to discuss his new music, and the past, present, and future of his artistry.

     
     
  13. In the season five premiere of my show “The Truth” on Jay Z’s Life + Times channel, I head to Los Angeles to talk to YG about his debut album, My Krazy Life, working with DJ Mustard, and the resurgence of the West.

     
     
  14. In part 4 of my sit down interview I discuss exactly what “YN” stands for, desperate rappers, YG being the biggest surprise this year and more.

     
     
  15. In part 3 of my sit down interview we chop it up about his Truth series, speaks on Jay Electronica’s new records he released and his thoughts on them “I think Jay Electronica is brilliant, and he has great material, the thing with Jay Electronica is he doesn’t have the confidence or belief yet to finish it and put it out.” I also gave my thoughts on Hov’s tap at Drizzy in Jay Electronica’s “We Made It “Freestyle.