Video: DJ Khaled f/ Rick Ross, Plies, T-Pain, & Lil Wayne – ‘Welcome to My Hood’

DJ Khaled invites you to his neighborhood in the star-studded video for “Welcome to My Hood,” the first single off his upcoming Cash Money debut We the Best Forever. The Gil Green-directed clip sees Lil Wayne, T-Pain, Rick Ross, and Plies kicking it in the Miami streets, dodging the boys in blue, and hanging out with the locals. Take a trip down south by watching the Florida anthem.

Behind the Video: DJ Khaled f/ T-Pain, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, & Plies – ‘Welcome to My Hood’

Lil Wayne and T-Pain

DJ Khaled makes his latest “movie” in Miami for “Welcome to My Hood” featuring T-Pain, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, and Plies. The Gil Green-directed clip, which includes cameos from Flo Rida, Bow Wow, Busta Rhymes, and more, shows Teddy P. and Rawse posted up in the projects, later joining the rest of the crew for a night shoot against graffiti-covered walls. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the video off Khaled’s Cash Money Records debut We the Best Forever.

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New Music: DJ Khaled f/ Rick Ross, Plies, Lil Wayne, & T-Pain – ‘Welcome to My Hood’

Welcome to My Hood

DJ Khaled reaches out to his usual all-star associates for “Welcome to My Hood,” a cut off his first album on Cash Money Records, We the Best Forever. The anthemic track, which is produced by The Renegades and co-produced by Khaled and The Nasty Beatmakers, features Rick Ross, Plies, Lil Wayne, and T-Pain, each of whom take turns repping for their neck of the woods. Crank it up and take a trip down South by listening below.

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New Music: Plies – ‘You Need People Like Me 2’ [Mixtape]

You Need People Like Me 2

Following the September release of his mixtape You Need People Like Me, Plies delivers the sequel, once again hosted by DJ Scream. The Floridian rapper pays homage to the mob flick Scarface with a track of the same name, invoking gangsterism with additional tunes dubbed “Bodyguard,” “My City,” and “Throwin’ Money.” Stream or download the sinister tape below.

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Video: Plies – ‘Why U Hate’


Plies paints a picture in the controversial video for “Why U Hate” off his DJ Scream-hosted mixtape You Need People Like Me. The Florida native drops political rhymes with a noose hanging around his neck and handcuffs on his wrists, symbolizing the injustice that the government has dished to his people. Watch the dramatic visuals below.

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New Music: Plies x DJ Scream – ‘You Need People Like Me’ [Mixtape]

You Need People Like Me

Plies channels his inner Tony Montana on his new Scarface-themed mixtape You Need People Like Me. Hosted by DJ Scream, the tape sees the Goon rapping on 14 tracks including high-powered fare like “MTF,” “Do Ya Thang,” and the club-friendly joint “Really From Da Hood.”

“The BEST Mixtape of the Decade!!!!!!” tweeted the Floridian MC. Stream or download the tape below and see if his claim is justified.

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Video: Bobby V f/ Plies – ‘Phone #’


Formerly known as Bobby Valentino, the newly named Bobby V is ready to get your digits in the new video for “Phone #.” The Georgia-reared singer links up with the Goon for this Jazze Pha-produced joint, which gets a summery visual treatment courtesy of director Fat Katz. In the clip, the gentlemen party on South Beach while Bobby cruises around hollering at the ladies in his hot red Lamborghini.

Look out for Bobby V’s upcoming fourth album Fly on the Wall, slated for release on October 12. Hit the jump to watch the clip.

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