Swizz Beatz

Oct
7
New Music: DJ Khaled f/ Rick Ross, Meek Mill, T.I., Puff Daddy, & Swizz Beatz – ‘I Feel Like Pac/I Feel Like Biggie’

I Feel Like Pac/I Feel Like Biggie

DJ Khaled celebrates greatness on his star-studded anthem “I Feel Like Pac/I Feel Like Biggie.” The Miami DJ enlists Rick Ross, T.I., Meek Mill, Swizz Beatz, and Puff Daddy for the Beat Bully-produced cut off his upcoming album Suffering From Success.

“How you gonna compare yourself to greatness if you ain’t ready to be great, man?” asks Diddy on the motivational record.

Due Oct. 22, Khaled’s album also features collaborations with J. Cole, Wale, Future, 2 Chainz, John Legend, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, and more.

Check out their posse cut below.

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Aug
23
New Music: Swizz Beatz f/ Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz, & Lil Wayne – ‘Hands Up’

Swizz Beatz

It’s showtime! Swizz Beatz shuts down the club with his new banger “Hands Up.” The super-producer calls on Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz, and Lil Wayne for the celebratory anthem.

“Ayo pass that crown to the real queen/ You know the girl get it poppin’ like a pill fiend,” raps Nicki on her verse.

A video was shot earlier this year and is set to debut in the coming days.

Raise your cup and turn up to the Swizzy production.

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Aug
21
Pharrell and Swizz Beatz Celebrate BBC 10th Anniversary in Las Vegas

Swizz Beatz and Pharrell

BBC’s 10th anniversary celebration continues. After hosting a dinner with Jay Z and Beyoncé in New York, Pharrell brought the party to PURE nightclub in Las Vegas during the MAGIC convention on Tuesday.

The Billionaire Boys Club founder celebrated the clothing line’s decade of success with Swizz Beatz and hit the stage with Rocko before being presented with a 10th anniversary cake.

“Thank you to everyone who came out to Pure Las Vegas tonight, especially my brother Swizz Beatz,” tweeted Pharrell.

The Neptunes producer, who has the No. 1 single in the country with Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines,” has recently been in the studio with Nicki Minaj, Nelly, Future, and T.I.

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Jul
4
New Music: Jay-Z f/ Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Swizz Beatz, Pharrell, & Timbaland – ‘BBC’

Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas, and Timbaland

Jay-Z has some big guests on Magna Carta Holy Grail, but he crafts the most star-studded track of the year with “BBC.” Hov calls on Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Swizz Beatz, and Timbaland for the designer-name-dropping cut, produced by Pharrell.

Nas pays his respects to the late Gianni Versace, while Jay celebrates a life filled with Maybachs, Versace plates, and Basquiats. Bey, Justin, and Tim sing background vocals and Swizz provides ad-libs.

If you weren’t able to download the album on a Samsung device, you can now pre-order it on iTunes. It will be available online and in stores on July 9.

Listen to their all-star jam below.

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Jun
29
Jay-Z Reveals Lyrics for ‘BBC’ Featuring Beyoncé, Nas, Justin Timberlake, Pharrell, Timbaland, & Swizz Beatz

Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas, and Timbaland

Jay-Z is cranking up the star power on Magna Carta Holy Grail. With five days until the album drops, the hip-hop mogul has revealed the lyrics to his all-star collaboration “BBC” featuring Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Swizz Beatz, Pharrell, and Timbaland.

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Jun
28
Jay-Z Buys Swizz Beatz’ ‘Holy Grail’ Art

Jay-Z and Swizz Beatz

Swizz Beatz’ art will soon be hanging from the walls of Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s house. The Roc Nation mogul has purchased a Mercedes-Benz hood that Swizz adorned with Jean-Michel Basquiat’s face. He dubbed the piece “Holy Grail” and dedicated it to Hov. Proceeds from the sale will be donated to art schools.

“Look who purchased my Basquiat on Benz Hood 2day,” tweeted Swizz. “what a honor and Blessing I’m so grateful for the support! July 4 its Showtime ART LIFE!!! I will use proceeds to continue helping kids in need.”

The piece is 1/50 car hoods he plans to create for his art exhibit. The super-producer also designed a Porsche hood with Muhammad Ali’s face, which fetched $24,000 at auction.

Check out more of Swizz’ “hood art” below.

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Jun
5
Maxwell Celebrates 40th Birthday in NYC

Swizz Beatz, Maxwell, Tyson Beckford, and Carmelo Anthony

Maxwell ushered in his 40th birthday with a grown and sexy celebration in New York City last night. The R&B heartthrob, who turned 40 last month, partied with his pals Swizz Beatz, Tyson Beckford, and Carmelo Anthony at Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club. The birthday boy was presented with a cake and toasted with D’Ussé cognac.

“thank you all of you this is so nice,” tweeted Maxwell, who is gearing up for his new album blackSUMMERS’night.

See more pics from the birthday bash below.

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