Before rapper Dave East inked a deal with Def Jam, he was a Division I scholarship hooper whose former AAU teammates included Kevin Durant and Michael Beasley. We got up with him in Harlem to discuss his playing days, what it was like to ball with a young KD and much more.
Dave East has shown absolutely no signs of slowing down as we get into 2017 and he drops the video for “30 Ni**az.”
Dave East, G Herbo and Don Q fire lyrical rounds with no need to reload on super gutter “No Hook.”
Dave East connects with Wiz Khalifa and YSL’s Duke for the single “Billboard.”
Dave East hijacks D’Angelo’s “Lady” instrumental for “What A Year” as we look forward to what Mr. East has to offer in 2017.
Get an inside look at the making of Juelz Santana’s “Time Ticking” that also features Dave East, Bobby Schmurda & Rowdy Rebel.
Dave East isn’t too good to stop jacking beats. This time he gives Cory Finesse’s “Vagabond” a whirl around the block.
Dave East joins Smoke DZA and Pete Rock as they head to a dinner party reminiscent of the Last Supper in the video for “Limitless.” Don’t Smoke Rock is out now.
Another one from Statik Selektah’s A3C remix project. This one comes courtesy of Dave East’s “Stretched Out” with a touch of the Statik one’s flavor.
Lin-Manuel Miranda brings Nas, Dave East and Aloe Blacc together for “Wrote My Way Out” off of The Hamilton mixtape. Over an !llmind production, all three flex their lyrical chops.