Tory Lanez Talks Ghostwriting, Drake, Meek Mill & Being Swavey
Just before his late night TV debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Tory Lanez stopped by The Cruz Show on L.A.'s Power 106. The interview began with Lanez attempting to describe the "swavey" sound that he seeks to purvey. He explains that the word is meant to signify "the genre of putting more than one genre together," and he went on to mention a few of his "swavey" counterparts.
Tory Lanez "Say It" Video
Tory Lanez is making moves. The singer-slash-rapper recently debuted a new single, the radio-appropriate r'n'b anthem "Say It." It follows the Toronto native's more experimental joint project with the WeDidIt collective, Cruel Intentions, and is likely preparing us for a debut studio album to follow. It's about that time.
G-Eazy Feat. Chris Brown & Tory Lanez "Drifting" Video
G-Eazy Feat. Chris Brown & Tory Lanez
"Drifting" has been selected as the fourth single from G-Eazy's new album, When It's Dark Out, which is no surprise considering it features R&B heavyweights Chris Brown and Tory Lanez. Making it official, the video arrives today, as the narrative of Eazy's rocky relationship plays out, amidst the performances.
Tory Lanez "B.L.O.W." Video
It's Friday! Perhaps better known as Fargo Friday. After delivering audio last week with "Initiation" produced by Benzel, Tory Lanez is back today with a new song and video, "B.L.O.W."
Tory Lanez & Shlohmo "Acting Like" Video
Tory Lanez & Shlohmo
Tory Lanez has an entire EP with the LA-based collective WeDidIt, home to buzzing atmospheric producers like RL Grime and Shlohmo. The first single off the highly anticipated EP featured production from RL Grime, "In For It." The project's second release taps Shlohmo for his moody, slow-moving production on "Acting Like." It's crazy.
Meek Mill Feat. Tory Lanez "Lord Knows" Video
Meek Mill Feat. Tory Lanez
One of the best parts about Meek Mill's album, Dreams Worth More Than Money, was the intro. "Lord Knows" featured an uncredited Tory Lanez, however T Lanez nabs the credit he deserves with the release of a music video for the collaboration.
Tory Lanez Performs "Say It" With Brownstone On Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Though he's had a couple should-be hits, last summer's "Say It" has turned out to be Tory Lanez' biggest single by far, now sitting at No. 23 on the Billboard 100. Some credit for the song's success has to go to the all-female '90s R&B group Brownstone, whose "If You Love Me" is sampled on the "Say It" chorus, the highlight of the song. Last night, Lanez was the musical guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, and he surprised the audience by bringing the reunited members of Brownstone to the stage to provide his backing vocals on "Say It."
Tory Lanez "Shabba Ranks" Freestyle
T. Lanez drops off a new freestyle in this video, where he goes in over A$AP Ferg's "Shabba Ranks" instrumental. How does it compare to the original? Tory's mixtape "Conflicts Of My Soul" is out now.Peep Tory Lanez "Shabba Ranks" Freestyle, the latest visual from Tory Lanez. It dropped on Friday, October 18th, 2013. Tory Lanez's future brightens with every new release, and Tory Lanez "Shabba Ranks" Freestyle certainly isn't an exception. It's a fitting addition to a solid catalogue that Tory Lanez has been developing since stepping foot in the game. We're excited to hear more.
Tory Lanez: A Day In The Life
Tory Lanez is about to reach another rap stratosphere, so before that happens and he becomes untouchable, we kicked with the Fargo Argentina for a day in NYC. The rapper knocked out some press while he was in the city, on top of doing a show at Santos House Party later in the evening. We're excited to premiere the video on Fargo Friday.
Tory Lanez Freestyles For Tim Westwood
Tory Lanez is currently making his way through Europe on tour, so naturally, he had to stop by Tim Westwood's crib to drop a freestyle. While he's been singing on his records more and more, Tory took the opportunity to cram as many bars into his appearance as possible, reminding us he's still a monster on the mic.
G-Eazy "Been On" Remix Feat. Rockie Fresh & Tory Lanez (Official Music Video)
G-Eazy Feat. Rockie Fresh & Tory Lanez
G-Eazy enlists the help of his tour comrades Rockie Fresh and Tory Lanez for his smooth track "Been On'. The official music video of the remix features stage footage from their "These Things Happen" tour. The black and white video concept lends well to the electronic production and general feel of the track. HNHH has been following the tour closely so expect us to release some behind-the-scenes footage of the shows.
Tory Lanez "Came 4 Me" Video
Chixtape 3 was Tory Lanez' latest R&B-centered project, contrasting the harder, rap-oriented, and simultaneously released, New Toronto with some of his signature slow jams. "Came 4 Me" is a glossy, sedated ballad that finds him at his hypnotic best, and the record earns a video today, which finds Tory getting run up on by a pair of undercover cops. Of course, there're plenty of twists and turns in the pursuit that we won't be giving away here.
Tory Lanez "Real Addresses" Video
With only minutes to spare, Tory Lanez is back with another #FargoFriday release.
Tory Lanez "LA Confidential" Video
After teasing us with a preview earlier in the week, Tory Lanez keeps his word and releases the official video for his latest single “LA Confidential.” From hostages being held at gunpoint to shoot outs with the police outside his lavish mansion, Tory goes through one helluva day with his “LA Confidential,” before waking up and realizing that it was all a dream. Serving as the follow up to “Say It,” “La Confidential” will see life on Tory’s upcoming studio debut, which is coming later this year. Check it out.
Between The Lines: Tory Lanez Breaks Down "B.L.O.W." Lyrics
After premiering Tory Lanez latest Fargo Friday release "B.L.O.W," we invite him to break down his bars from the explosive track in the latest installment of our "Between the Lines" series. Rocking a Manchester United flag as a cape, Argentina Fargo explains how the song is directed at haters who question his work ethic in the studio. Indeed, it's hard to argue with his intricate rhyme schemes.
Tory Lanez "Diego" Video
It's Friday, which usually means we can expect something new from Tory Lanez as he has adopted Fridays as his own (Fargo Fridays). Today, we're receiving a new music video for the cut "Diego," a song which we actually premiered back in January.
Tory Lanez "The Godfather" Video
Tory Lanez has been teasing fans with his Lost Cause mixtape, following a long run of Fargo Friday leaks. The mixtape was originally supposed to drop today, but Tory has delayed it to Wednesday.
Tory Lanez & A$AP Ferg "Line Up The Flex" Video
Tory Lanez & A$AP Ferg
A couple of weeks back we premiered a new instalment of Tory Lanez's on-again, off-again series, Fargo Friday. The record turned out to be a massive turn-up anthem, "Line Up The Flex," featuring Tory's touring partner A$AP Ferg. Today the two have followed up the audio with the official visual, shot by Zac Facts, who is becoming Tory's go-to director. For the video, the two rappers take over a heavily-graffited building and bring along some dirt bikes, proceeding to turn up to their record.
Watch Tory Lanez' Entire Fader Fort Performance
Drake stole the show last night with his surprise closing set, but on the previous night (Mar. 18), another Torontonian shut down the Fader Fort with a performance that looks like one of the highlights of the entire SXSW festival. You can now stream Lanez' entire set, which included renditions of his biggest hits as well as a couple of unexpected covers of his favorite R&B jams from yesteryear.
Tory Lanez "Girl Is Mine" Video
Tory Lanez returns this week, with more new music and a new music video for said music, "Girl Is Mine."