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Video: Jay Electronica “Dear Moleskin” prod. By Just Blaze

posted on July 27th 2009 in Music with 1 Comments

From Nah Right:

This shit sounds and looks amazing. Props to whoever shot it Decon’s Jason Goldwatch. You might recognize some scenes from Jay Electronica’s various Twitter display pictures in it. It was shot in Nepal.

This is the first leak from a collaboration between Jay Electronica and Decon. More information on the shoots’ location at Okayplayer.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cA010JeecE[/youtube]

Greg "Cognito" Barr first entered the hip hop world as a dancer during the early 1990s in the DC metro area. Later his love for hip hop brought him to Atlanta, GA where he formed the underground group massinfluence. With massinfluence, the relationships within the music industry grew both here in the US and abroad during their many European tours with the likes of the Company Flow, Beat Junkies, Jurassic 5, De La Soul, Blackstar and many others. Also during these years is when Cognito, also known as "Nito", put his mark in hip hop iconography by introducing his line of t-shirts "Nonstop Hip Hop" which was featured in classic video by De La Soul and Jeru the Damaja. Over the past 10 years, Nito has captured classic footage of some of hip hops greatest, including Jay Z, Mos Def, The Gorillaz, Nikka Costa, MF DOOM, De La Soul, Pharoahe Monch and The Roots. Recently, Cognito shot and compiled 4 years of concert and behind the scenes footage of Talib Kweli for a still to be released documentary.

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  • porschia

    commented on July 28, 2009 at 6:26 pm

    always unexpected lovelies from jay elect.
    thank you for this post. it’s a mind seeper.

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