Timbaland Scores NBA Playoff Commercial
Timbaland has been busy lately. After releasing a mixtape at the end of 2015, he’s appeared in the studio with the likes of Justin Timberlake as well as being in charge of the Empire Original Soundtrack, Season 2 Volume 2 which drops at the end of the month.
Tink "Circle The Block" Video
By the looks of it, Tink is about to have a massive year, and that's just based on the quality of the two singles she's released this month. She has now dropped the video to the first of those, "Circle the Block," which finds the Chicago artist, who turned 21 today, channeling her hometown's dark and gritty drill sound.
Timbaland Feat. Blaze, Tweezie "Servin" Video
Timbaland Feat. Blaze & Tweezie
Timbaland is a man in flux. Before he focuses all his attention on his Textbook Timbo album due out next month, he must finish the job he started when he dropped his mixtape King Stays King on Christmas day. He revisited the tape last week with a video for “Don’t Get No Betta” feat. Mila J, and he revisits it once more with a video for "Servin" feat. Blaze & Tweezie.
Timbaland Feat. Mila J "Don't Get No Betta" Video
Timbaland Feat. Mila J
Timbaland dropped King Stays King on Christmas day last year. He’s now on tour in support of the tape, but he managed to film a video for “Don’t Get No Betta” feat. Mila J the first track on the project. It’s worth noting that Mila J is Jhene Aiko’s older sister.
Timbaland Talks Producers, Drake, & More On Hot 97
While out in NYC recently, Timbaland made his way by the Hot 97 studios and chopped it up with gang from Ebro in The Morning sans Laura Styles. Sitting down for a lengthy 50-minute interview, the super-producer talked about everything from working with Missy Elliott & Aaliyah to his role on Empire, the culture, and more. He even says “there’s no more real producers anymore” and goes on to praise Drake heavily, calling him the “King.”
Pusha T "Untouchable" Video (Prod. Timbaland)
After releasing his cold-blooded single "Untouchable" last week, Pusha T comes through with a video. The newly crowned president of G.O.O.D.
Timbaland Talks Empire & Greatest Rapper Ever On ESPN
Timbaland has been in the game for a minute now, so when he shares his thoughts on the best rapper of all time, his opinion has some weight. The celebrated producer was the guest on ESPN's First Take today, and the question came up -- to which Timbo offered a pretty nuanced take. Tim started things off by saying "both of them are not here today," alluding to Biggie and Tupac, but things quickly got into a lively discussion that involved Rakim, Jay Z and more.
Timbaland & V. Bozeman "Smile" Video
Timbaland & V. Bozeman
At the beginning of August, producer Timbaland came together with singer V. Bozeman for "Smile." You may recognize V. Bozeman as one of the many "Empire" characters, a TV show which Timbaland also produces music for, so the collaboration definitely appears to be natural. The record radiates positive vibes, and is all about getting someone to smile, so it's hard to hate even if it's not Timbo's usual ammo.
Tink "Million" Video
Following last night’s performance at the XXL Freshmen concert in NYC, Chicago artist Tink decides to come through tonight and share the official video for her take on Aaliyah’s smash hit “Million”.
Tink Interview With The Breakfast Club
At 19-years-old, there are huge expectations surrounding Tink, especially as Timbaland, her mentor, has said that Aaliyah (in a dream) told him she was "the one". With all that hype, the Chicago emcee boasts a cool demeanor and doesn't seem at all fazed by the pressure. Today, she stopped by the Breakfast Club to talk about her come-up and why she's gonna be around for a long time.
Tink Interviewed On Sway In The Morning
Tink's picking up a ton of buzz (rightfully so), and today she put another notch in her belt by visiting Sway In The Morning for an interview. Sitting down in the studio, the Chicago native discusses her upcoming debut album, notable co-signs and recent tracks such as "Ratchet Commandments."
Timbaland Previews New Nas Track He Produced
Nas made one of his most critically acclaimed albums yet with the release of Life Is Good, but the New York rapper has been pretty reclusive since then. Of course, the rumor that he'll eventually do an album exclusively with DJ Premier has been thrown around, but Nas himself has stated that his next album will not be the Primo record. The first taste of what Esco may have in store for us has now made its way online, with Timbaland sharing a snippet of a new song he produced for the rapper. We'll keep you update with any further updates on the album.
Timbaland On The Breakfast Club
Timbaland visited The Breakfast Club near the end of 2014, during which he gave us a preview of new music he'd been working on with his Mosley Music Group signee Tink. The music was strong enough to get most of us hyped up, and even got the #ThinkTink hashtag trending. Timbo returned to The Breakfast Club today, and took the focus off Tink, this time discussing his own come-up as a producer, the artists he prefers to work with (unsurprisingly: Missy Elliott, Justin Timberlake), and much more.
Extended Preview Of Timbaland, Tink & Andre 3000's "UFO"
Alright, it's official: Timbaland is holding on to some of the hottest unreleased material in hip-hop right now. After dropping a (markedly better, albeit low-fidelity) version of "Movin Bass" with Tink and giving us a snippet of a track he has with her and Andre 3000, the superproducer has given us a longer version of the latter.
Timbaland On The Breakfast Club
Timbaland is the latest guest to visit The Breakfast Club on Power 105.1. Of course, the main topic of conversation was the Aaliyah movie that aired on Lifetime recently. If you've been on the internet lately you know that the movie did not go over well with fans and industry insiders alike. It encouraged a lot of memes, which Timbaland took part in as well. During the interview with Charlmagne Tha God, DJ Envy and Angela Yee, Timbo shared his thoughts on the movie and where it went wrong, and spoke about getting a message from the girl who played Aaliyah, Alexandra Shipp.
Timbaland Previews New Record With Andre 3000 & Tink
Timbaland Feat. Andre 3000 & Tink
We're not sure exactly what the current status of Timbaland's long-awaited/delayed album Textbook Timbo, but today the producer gives us hope with a snippet from what sounds like it'll be a dope collaboration between Andre 3000 and Jhene Aiko Tink! Timbo took to his Facebook page to upload a snippet of the record, teasing a portion of Three Stack's extremely identifiable vocals, segueing into Tink's part.
Jo'zzy Feat. Timbaland & Ma$e "Tryna Wife" Video
Jo'zzy Feat. Timbaland & Mase
Having worked with Beyonce, Missy Elliott, and Teyana Taylor among others, Memphis "singer disguised as a rapper" Jo’zzy gets some help from industry veterans Timbaland and Ma$e on her new single “Tryna
Timbaland Soundtracks "Whoever We Are " Short Film
Timbaland recently contributed to the posthumous Michael Jackson album, Xscape, and is planning a new release, Shock Value 3, in the near future, but today he's gifted us with a brand new track out of the blue.
Karl Wolf Feat. Timbaland & BK Brasco "Magic Hotel" Video
Karl Wolf Feat. Timbaland & BK Brasco
Karl Wolf is going to be releasing a new album, Stereotype, this coming Fall, and his lead single to promote the LP is "Magic Hotel." He's enlisted Timbaland and BK Brasco to help bring the pop song together, which has production from Michael Pett. Wolf puts on some really sparkly shoes for the visual and busts some dance moves. The video was directed by Wolf himself and shot at Casa Loma in Toronto. Watch above and stay tuned for Stereotype later this year. Hit the iTunes link below if you're interested in purchasing the single.
BTS Of Timbaland's Video Shoot For Single "Been It"
We're still waiting on some high-quality official singles off Timbaland's Textbook Timbo album, but for now we've got a look behind-the-scenes for one of Timbo's video shoots. Timbaland hit the beat with some sexy bikini-clad ladies to shoot a visual for his single "Been It" which is slated to feature Justin Timberlake and Pharrell. You get to preview the single briefly in the above clip (which is equally brief, capping off at 15 seconds). Check it out and let us know if you're excited for the track to leak.