La Bey created a new masterpiece with emcee Maestro, sampling "Opportunity," the theme song to the new feature film "Annie," starring Quvenzhané Wallis. We think it's DOPE...Give it a listen!
Favor Valentine stopped by my house last week, and we did a quick little video cover of the famous Sam Smith song, "Stay With Me." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1W5IjKcGOs
Forbes ranked Justin Bieber as the #3 Most Powerful Celebrity in the World, last year in 2012. At age 19, Bieber has sold close to 13 million albums, garnered over 3.75 BILLION views on YouTube, and has amassed a small fortune of over $130 Million USD. With that type of unilateral success, it's only natural … Continue reading DIRTY LOOPS: What do Bieber and Talent Have in Common?
To celebrate today's highly anticipated “Nothing Was The Same” album release by urban megastar Drake, Devin K. and La Bey have teamed up to cover the hit single “Hold On We’re Going Home” in a beautiful piano ballad setting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cc7hCAMxn2Y
Record Producer and Director La Bey teams up with Aria Carlston in a fun and impromptu cover music video of Miley Cyrus's new hit single, "We Can't Stop." Watch it here first! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdUdBAViMIg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6iYkEaj-cM Kanye West...Some people are so smart, they appear stupid. Most geniuses live a life of border-crossing the fine line into insanity. Its even worse when the focus of the mad man is music. I've watched Kanye West bloom and wither over several seasons throughout his career, and I'm completely inspired by the bipolar highs … Continue reading La Bey Revamps Kanye’s Controversial Song, “New Slaves.”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5wOvPVPLJU0 Once again, Richard Donald reinvented himself with a new name and sound. Under the new moniker of "La Bey," he picks things up right from where he left us after his previous record, "5 am in Hollywood," which was sort of a expose of what goes on outside of red carpet events. In his … Continue reading “Broke as F*ck” – A Parody of Modern Rap Consumerism
As editor and CEO of 4resh, it's a little strange to write up reviews of my own music, so I decided to quote a brand new fan, using the direct language from his "share" on Facebook. Hip Hop enthusiast Tim Morris writes... "Richard Donald explodes with the truth but the infrastructure has yet to feel … Continue reading Rich Don Satires Hollywood in a Drake Remix
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cz55Zbej9Lc Last week, Rihanna released her steamy, nude-in-tub music video for "Stay." And although that video has been met with over 30 million warm welcomes in its 1st week, we think that we have created something hotter! Aria shows us that she is completely comfortable singing ballads, and although many have said she looks like … Continue reading Aria gives soul to Rihanna’s ballad, “Stay.”