My Global Hustle

Moments that Inspire – Jonah Peretti & Shane Smith

Really cool conversation between Shane and Jonah on the future of the media and news industry. Check it out.

James Murphy on how to Tackle Failure

Mike Will Made It in The Billboard Magazine

Peep this cover story in the latest issue of Billboard Magazine on producer of the moment – Mike Will Made It.

PatchWerk Recording Studios is housed in a light gray concrete bunker tucked behind a busy McDonald’s on a tight corner on Atlanta’s Westside. On a hot Friday in early June, Mike Williams, who produces under the moniker Mike Will Made It and is known to pretty much everyone as simply Mike Will, is behind the wheel of his silver BMW X6 on the street outside PatchWerk, indulging in a quick nostalgia trip.


Wale Ft. Sam Dew -Love/Hate Thing

I’m really enjoying the maturity of Wale as a musician. This definitely has to be one of my favorite cuts off the new LP. That boy Sam Dew is the one… – LOM

The African Story Challenge for $1 Million

The African Story Challenge is a new $1 million programme of reporting grants to encourage innovative, multi-media storytelling that aims to improve the health and prosperity of Africans. More information here.