Tyrese takes a look at the skeletons in his closet and comes up with a brilliant new single and accompanying video directed by Paul Hunter, and produced by two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington. It will be an essential part of Hunter’s upcoming short film of the same name, starring Tyrese and, also here, Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson.
It might be a wee bit ironic that this epic music video is getting a LOT of attention now that it's been emancipated from the Apple Music eco-system, but thankfully everybody gets to catch up now that "Freedom" has been let loose everywhere. Director Paul Hunter goes worldwide to showcase Pharrell's universal message and its relevant to every living creature
There's good reason to be excited about the N.W.A. biopic, Straight Outta Compton, which has both the blessing of Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, and director F. Gary Gray, whose connection with these guys and the West Side scene is the real deal.
Cube and Dre also represent for this first promo/trailer, which bundles a revisit to Compton — directed by Paul Hunter, who picked up in the video scene where Gray left off — with a preview for the film.
Music is full of break-up songs. Carly Simon sang about some mysterious person who was impossibly vain and Greg Kihn was even more direct. Most artists, however, never make a break-up video, but then, Mariah Carey was always special.