Legendary Video Director Hype Williams Reflects on Working with Beyoncé, Tupac, Missy Elliott

Legendary Video Director Hype Williams Reflects on Working with Beyoncé, Tupac, Missy Elliott

Hype Williams

By Jack Barnes

Watch the full video for A Conversation on Visual Music: Hype Williams. The legendary music video director sat down on May 10th with hip hop journalist Jeff “Chairman” Mao at AMC Empire 25 as part of Red Bull Music Festival New York. The Queens native discussed his impressive career, including how Jada Pinkett Smith wrote the treatment for the Mad Max-inspired Tupac/Dre “California Love” video, why Beyonce is his favorite artist to work with, meeting Timbaland, Missy Elliot and Ginuwine while they worked craft services for a Jodeci video, and stories about the infamous video for “Hate Me Now”. Enjoy this video stream below after the jump and please share this with friends.

You can re-visit some of Hype’s most iconic videos including ones for Biggie, Missy Elliott, Dr. Dre, Kanye & Tupac via Red Bull Music’s Best Of Hype Williams Playlist
About Red Bull Music
Red Bull Music unites 20 years of initiatives in music. It is a program that celebrates music, its culture and the transformative minds behind it. With multiple festivals, music education workshops, collaborations with artists and thousands of initiatives, Red Bull Music supports artists and local music communities around the world.

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