Tuesday, August 23, 2016
The Compound Blog

Swizz Beatz Presents: No Commission Art Show In The Bronx

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This past Thursday August 11th, the thunder and lightning on this hot and muggy evening did not stop the festivities form going down. Bronx native Swizz Beatz kicked off a 4 day art exhibition in his home, the historic New York borough, credited for birthing two of the greatest cultural [...]

August 13, 2016 Liza art & design, lifestyle, music 0

“Livin Legends” Allen Iverson & Jadakiss

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When the Philadelphia 76ers legend and now hall of fame inductee, Allen Iverson, came out with the Answer 5’s (A5) in 2001, he enlisted Jadakiss not only to drop some fluid 16’s for the commercial, but to appeal to the market that both Allen and the LOX emcee resonated with [...]

August 12, 2016 Liza lifestyle, music, Sneakers 0

T5DOA: Allen Iverson & Jadakiss

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One of the most important moments in footwear history is when Reebok paired the cultural icon, reigning MVP, Allen Iverson, with rapper Jadakiss for what is now considered a classic, a game changer commercial, to launch the Answer 5 in 2001.   Kiss, arguably the hottest rapper at the time, dropped [...]

August 8, 2016 Liza lifestyle, music, Sneakers, Sports 0

Compound Gold Project Release Party Presented By Magnum

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In celebration of the completion of the “Compound Gold Project”, we held an album release party at The Penthouse at Hotel on Rivington NYC.     The Compound and Magnum  collaborated to bring forth a three track EP, featuring Dave East, BJ The Chicago Kid, Jim Jones, Joey Bada$$, Beanie [...]

July 25, 2016 Liza lifestyle, music 0

The Making of “Dinero” featuring Beanie Sigel & Jadakiss

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Making History – These days, when you talk great hip-hop battles, Jay-Z versus Nas is usually the first to come up, but hard-core fans can recall the the battle between rappers Beanie Sigel and Jadakiss as one of the more notorious rivalries in Hip Hop, which resulted in some amazing [...]

July 19, 2016 Liza lifestyle, music, Uncategorized 0

The Making of “Lost Ones” featuring Joey Bada$$ and Jim Jones

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The Compound Gold Project presented by Magnum™ Large Sized Condoms is a three-track hip-hop music collaboration featuring top artists Dave East, BJ The Chicago Kid, Jim Jones, Joey Bada$$, Beanie Sigel and Jadakiss. The second track, “Lost Ones,” features Joey BadA$$ and Jim Jones and is produced by Don Cannon. [...]

July 12, 2016 Liza lifestyle, music 0

Bape: Japanese Hottest Street Wear Brand

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なぜ今ベイプがそこまでアツいブランドなのか。おそらく、それは人々に様々な方法でインパクトを与えるブランドであるからだと私は思う。 [...]

June 22, 2016 Liza fashion, lifestyle 0

The Making of “Hold Me Down” Featuring Dave East & BJ The Chicago Kid

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The Compound Gold Project presented by Magnum™ Large Sized Condoms is a three-track hip-hop music collaboration featuring top artists Dave East, BJ The Chicago Kid, Jim Jones, Joey Bada$$, Beanie Sigel and Jadakiss. The first track, “Hold Me Down,” features XXL 2016 Freshman Class artist Dave East and BJ The [...]

June 15, 2016 Liza lifestyle, music 0

Sweet Chick Block Party Featuring Joey Bada$$

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This past weekend we made our way to Brooklyn, to one of our favorite spots Sweet Chick’s, home of the best chicken and waffle you will ever have in your life. It’s like crack! Our whole fam was on set for their annual Block Party. DJ Statik Selektah  kicked off the [...]

June 15, 2016 Liza Uncategorized 0

Bushwick Collective Block Party

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Yesterday the Compound team made its way to Brooklyn to check out the 5th Annual Bushwick Collective Block Party. The Bushwick Collective Block Party, brings together street art, music, food and drinks to partygoers all weekend long. The streets was filled with an enthused crowd checking out the many street [...]

June 5, 2016 Liza lifestyle, music 0

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