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Young Guru Epitomizes ‘Real Talk Drives Real Change’ Campaign With New Director Position at Roc Nation School

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Young Guru’s production prowess stretches beyond the boards and booth. While the Grammy winner’s work has earned the praise as the “most famous and successful engineer in the history of Hip-Hop,” he continues to add to his legendary palette. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Grammy Award winning engineer recently joined Gia Peppers’ award winning […]

Young Guru Joins Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment

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Long Island University today announced Grammy Award-winning audio engineer and producer Gimel “Young Guru” Keaton has joined the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment as Director of the Music Technology, Entrepreneurship & Production program. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Roc Nation School and Young Guru also announced a full-tuition scholarship to be awarded […]

[WATCH] Cedric The Entertainer Talks Appearing On Jay-Z’s ‘Threat”

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JAY-Z’s 2003 The Black Album boasted a myriad of guest appearances. Still, one of the most memorable yet uncredited appearances was “King Of Comedy” Cedric The Entertainer in between Hov’s verses on “Threat.” Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information While a guest on  William “Fuzzy” West and Quincy Harris’ FAQ Podcast, the 58-year-old comedian explained how he […]

Young Guru On Jay-Z’s ‘Verzuz’ Comments: ‘He Said What He Said’

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Since Jay-Z’s Twitter Spaces conversation with Genius’ Rob Markman on Tuesday, the internet has been in a frenzy, debating whether Jay was right in his statement, or if another rapper could give him a run for his money. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Following Hov’s comments, Young Guru said that people have been blowing up […]

Young Guru Discusses Keeping Jay Z Abreast Of Underground Music

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Young Guru is without a doubt one of the most influential people within Hip Hop in the past two decades. Being one of the most talented and trusted audio engineers in the music industry, he has worked with a slew of artists but he is most known for his work with Jay Z and many […]

Ratking & King Krule Colaborate for “So Sick Stories” Video

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If your familiar with either NYC rap collective Ratking or British Singer/Songwriter and my personal 2013 Rookie of The Year (sorry Chancelor) King Krule you’d know that an official collaboration from these two was inevitable. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The two have been linked together since 2012 when Ratking remixed King Krule’s “Octopussy” and […]

Young Guru Shares His Vinyl Collection On Crate Diggers

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The legendary engineer and producer goes through his expansive vinyl collection. Fuse TV‘s series Crate Diggers took a trip to Young Guru’s studio and talked about his wide-range of knowledge in music and his deep vinyl collection. Guru touches on his influences back at home when he was a kid, […]

The Art That Is Hip-Hop, Part 2: An Exclusive Interview With NYC Collective Ratking

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Hitting the ground running, Ratking went to SXSW booked alongside Talib Kweli, Earl Sweatshirt, Young Guru, and Just Blaze. Building up a solid resume outside of the Northeast, Ratking – under the tutelage of XL Recordings – continued to play in front of diverse and multicultural crowds. The infusion of […]

The Art That Is Hip-Hop, Part 2: An Exclusive Interview With NYC Collective Ratking

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Hitting the ground running, Ratking went to SXSW booked alongside Talib Kweli, Earl Sweatshirt, Young Guru, and Just Blaze. Building up a solid resume outside of the Northeast, Ratking – under the tutelage of XL Recordings – continued to play in front of diverse and multicultural crowds. The infusion of […]

Engineer Young Guru’s Bag & Laptop Stolen

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Jay-Z’s main engineer took to Twitter this morning to report the theft of his bag and computer. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Unfortunately for Young Guru, today is already off to a bad start. During his current trip to Washington, D.C., the engineer’s bag was stolen out of his car. According to the tweets, the […]

Recap: GRAMMY U x Young Guru “Era Of The Engineer” Event

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Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Yesterday we had the privilege of attending the GRAMMY U Presents “Era Of The Engineer” event with three-time Grammy Award nominated engineer/A&R Young Guru at the Clive Davis Institute in NYU. The room was packed with NYU students and different media outlets that came to hear Young Guru share his […]

Kendrick Lamar Talks “B**** Don’t Kill My Vibe” Remix With Jay-Z

Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Kendrick remains somewhat silent on the collaboration. Earlier this week we got a sneak preview of Kendrick Lamar’s Jay-Z-featuring remix of his next good kid, m.A.A.d city single. During his time in SXSW K.Dot took a moment to catch up with MTV to speak on the Sounwave-produced remix. “It’s one of […]

NYC! Win Access To ‘I LOVE S.O.B.’S’ Music Festival

Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information TheSource.com is giving you all access to the “I LOVE S.O.B.’s” music festival running from April 3rd through April 30th. Two lucky winners will receive a badge that will allow access to all shows listed below. The Source has been a long time supporter of the historic S.O.B.’s venue, it’s […]

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