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Busta Rhymes feat. Chris Brown – Why Stop Now Music Video

Why Stop Now” is a promotional music video and single from American rapper Busta Rhymes‘s upcoming ninth studio album, E.L.E. (Extinction Level Event) 2: End of the World).

The track features American singer-songwriter and artist Chris Brown.

The music video premiered on Busta Rhymes’ official YouTube VEVO channel in mid February 2012. The music video was directed by Hype Williams and features several different scenes with Busta Rhymes rapping along.

Busta Rhymes uses his “speed rap” style in all three verses along with a techno beat. Chris Brown sings the chorus with aggression.

The song was released after his last single “Stop the Party” which featured American rapper and record producer Swizz Beatz.

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Nicki Minaj – Stupid Hoe Music Video

Stupid Hoe” is the first promotional music video and single from Trinidadian-born American recording artist Nicki Minaj‘s upcoming re-release of her debut studio album entitled, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.

The music video was directed by Hype Williams, and it premiered on Nicki Minaj’s official YouTube VEVO channel in early January 2012. The music video broke VEVO records for the amount of views ever in 24 hours! Congrats Nicki, and see why this video went viral below:

The Banger of a Track was produced by Diamond Kuts, credited as T. Dunham.

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Lil’ Wayne feat. Cory Gunz – 6 Foot 7 Foot Music Video

Six Foot Seven Foot” is the lead music video and single from American rapper Lil’ Wayne‘s upcoming ninth studio album, Tha Carter IV.

The track features Young Money Rapper Cory Gunz.

After many delays for the music video premiering it was finally debuted the Thursday of March 3rd 2011.

The Banger of a Track was produced by Mr. “A Milli” Bangladesh.

The music video was directed by Hype Williams.

The colorful video features cameos from members of the Young Money roster, including Lil Twist and Jae Millz as well as Bronx-bred rapper Cory Gunz, who handles the song’s third verse. The inclusion of Gunz, who signed to Young Money last year, was a strategic move by Weezy to give the young MC a high-profile introduction similar to those given to past signees like Nicki Minaj and Drake.

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Kanye West feat. Rihanna & Kid Cudi – All Of The Lights Music Video

All Of The Lights” is the fourth music video and single from American rapper Kanye West‘s fifth studio album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.

The single features RihannaKid Cudi, the track itself features a wide array of artists on the album version.

The music video for “All of the Lights” was filmed in January 2011 and directed by Hype Williams. It features strobe-lit images of Rihanna and West, Kid Cudi in a red leather suit, and visual references to Gaspar Noé’s 2009 film Enter the Void.

It was produced by West and features additional vocals from several other recording artists, including John LegendThe-Dream, Elly Jackson, Alicia KeysFergie, Kid Cudi, Elton John, and Rihanna, who is solely credited as a featured artist on the single.

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Kim Kardashian debuts The-Dream penned Single in Vegas

Hype Williams and Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian kicked off 2011 by launching her first foray into music. The reality star gave clubgoers at TAO Las Vegas a taste of her debut single penned by The-Dream, reportedly titled “Turn It Up.”

Kim recently shot a video for the club banger with Kanye West and director Hype Williams (pictured above next to Kim), who celebrated the new year with her in Vegas.

“Hi you guys, I didn’t mean to, but I did this song with The-Dream, and it’s really fun. I hope you guys like it!” the socialite told the crowd before playing the brand new single. Check out the track below that was premiered:

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Lil’ Wayne feat. Cory Gunz – 6 Foot 7 Foot

Six Foot Seven Foot” is the first and lead single from American rapper Lil’ Wayne‘s upcoming ninth studio album, Tha Carter IV.

The track features Young Money Rapper Cory Gunz. The Banger of a Track was produced by Mr. “A Milli” Bangladesh.

It was officially released on iTunes on December 16, 2010. The track samples Harry Belafonte’s “Day-O (The Banana Boat Song).”

According to Wayne, he’s also preparing to shoot a video for the clip with iconic hip-hop music director Hype Williams.

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Kesha – We R Who We R Music Video

We R Who We R” is the first single and music video from American recording artist Kesha‘s upcoming first extended play (EP), Cannibal.

The music video for “We R Who We R” was directed by Hype Williams.

It was written by Kesha, with Dr. Luke, Benny Blanco and Ammo who also produced the song.

The Music video premiered in early December 2010.

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Jessica Mauboy feat. Ludacris – Saturday Night Music Video

Saturday Night” is the second official single from Australian R&B singer-songwriter and actress Jessica Mauboy‘s second studio album, Get Em Girls.

The track features American rapper Ludacris.

The music video was directed by Hype Williams, it is the second single from Mauboy who Williams has directed videos for. It was shot in early September 2010 in Los Angeles, at the same time they shot the video for “Get Em Girls“.

It was written by Angie Iron, Ludacris and Brian Kennedy who also produced it.

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Jessica Mauboy feat. Snoop Dogg – Get Em Girls Music Video

Get ‘Em Girls” is the title track and first single from Australian R&B singer Jessica Mauboy‘s second studio album,Get ‘Em Girls. The song was produced by Bangladesh and features American rapper, Snoop Dogg. Her label sent the song to radio on September 17, 2010 and was released digitally the same day.

The music video for “Get ‘Em Girls” was shot in Los Angeles in early September and directed by Hype Williams, who has directed videos for Kanye West, Jay-Z and Christina Aguilera.

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Jessica Mauboy feat. Snoop Dogg – Get ‘Em Girls

Get ‘Em Girls” is the title track and first single from Australian R&B singer Jessica Mauboy‘s second studio album, Get ‘Em Girls. The song was produced by Bangladesh and features American rapper, Snoop Dogg. Her label sent the song to radio on September 17, 2010 and was released digitally the same day.

The music video for “Get ‘Em Girls” was shot in Los Angeles in early September and directed by Hype Williams, who has directed videos for Kanye West, Jay-Z and Christina Aguilera. In the video clip, Dogg grovels at Mauboy’s feet, playing the role of a designer-shoe salesman. Mauboy also struts down a runway, wearing hot pink high heels by Alexander McQueen and heels by Christian Louboutin.

Mauboy planned to feature a female rapper on the single from, Lady Sovereign to Nicki Minaj and Missy Elliott, but instead featured Snoop. Described as a “thumping hip hop track”, Snoop was a last minute addition to the song. In an interview with The Music Network Mauboy said, “I never thought he’d even take the time to listen to it. I think that was the really cool thing – he found a connection with the song.”

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M.I.A. – XXXO Music Video

XXXO” is a song by alternative dance musician M.I.A., and was released as the first official single from her third studio album, /\/\ /\Y/\‎ following the digital release of “Born Free”. The song was released as a digital download on 11 May 2010. In was released in the UK on June 28, 2010. Jay-Z is featured on the official remix of “XXXO”.

The music video was directed by Hype Williams. She announced on radio that the music video had been completed, and she was now mixing it with footage on her Flip cam.

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Nicki Minaj – Your Love Music Video

Your Love” is the second single from American rapper and singer Nicki Minaj‘s upcoming untitled debut studio album.

A music video for the song was shot by Hype Williams who also directed the video for her lead single “Massive Attack” on the weekend of July 4, 2010 in Los Angeles.

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Dirty Money feat. Rick Ross & Nicki Minaj – Hello Good Morning (Remix) Music Video

Hello Good Morning” is a song performed by American rapper Diddy and his group Dirty Money. The main official remix features rappers Rick Ross & Nicki Minaj.

The music video for the remix was recorded and premiered in late June 2010 on BET’s 106 & Park. The video is directed by Hype Williams.