Cadence Weapon

"Hype Man" (video)

> > Jan 31 2013

Cadence Weapon - "Hype Man" (video)
By Kristen KerstnerSince the release of his 2012 Polaris Music Prize-nominated album Hope In Dirt City, Edmonton rapper Cadence Weapon (AKA Rollie Pemberton) has turned in a video here and there, but we haven't heard much from from him since last year. Now, the rapper's back with another video, this time for "Hype Man."

The video was co-directed by George Vale and Rollie himself, and finds the rapper rolling around town, cheekily parodying hip-hop clichés by asserting that he doesn't need a "hype man"; he's already got the girls, gold, cars, and fame. Of course, all those things land him in trouble come the end of the clip.

After finishing off his headlining tour at the end of last year, Cadence Weapon is playing a few upcoming shows in Toronto as part of Wavelength Music Fest and the Sirius XM Indies. Until then, check out the video for "Hype Man" below.

GET IT!
Click Hear RSS
Mailing List
SHARE IT!
Google+
Google Bookmarks
StumbleUpon
Reddit
Tumblr
Hahaha this song is awesome. Favourite off this album
1 Reply
View Conversation
Login
Keep me logged in
Prove You Are Not a Robot
To remove this step go back and login.

More Music / Video

Most Popular Stories

  1. Record Store Day 2014: The Massive List of ExclusivesNEWS: Record Store Day 2014: The Massive List of Exclusives
  2. Watch Coachella's 2014 Live Stream This WeekendNEWS: Watch Coachella's 2014 Live Stream This Weekend
  3. Neil Young Releases Jack White-Assisted Covers AlbumNEWS: Neil Young Releases Jack White-Assisted Covers Album

Picks