Even so, it took months of courtship before Moscowitz convinced Coach to agree, and when he did, it was for a pressing and distribution "plus marketing services" deal that involved no transference of ownership whatsoever.
Twitter facebook youtube instagram. When Offset asks about their wardrobe for tomorrow's photo shoot, Pee calls Coach to consult and soon announces that everyone's going to the mall to buy suits at Zara. At one point Pee notices that one of Offset's chains is facing the wrong way, and he flips it forward for him.
Some people call it a trap house or whatever ….
And so, on this sunny Saturday in October, the gang woke up early to drive to Dan's Land in their gigantic Mercedes Sprinter and have a little innocent fun. Left to right: Drive the looping, tree-lined paths of Migos' gated community on a Saturday afternoon, and you might see golf carts, kids riding their bikes, and old white-haired Southerners walking their dogs.
The approach 300 took to pushing "Fight Night" wasn't exactly revolutionary—but then, as the company's marketing manager Rayna Bass tells me, it would be foolish of them to try to "reinvent the wheel… just for the sake of saying we're different. By the time the crew is dressed and the caravan of cars pulls out, it's already dark outside. You just have to really grind and push your music.
Coach K, of course, has already been on the roller coaster of rap fame, and the last time he took a ride, as Gucci's manager, you could say he got stuck upside down. You guys ever watch The Wire?
Quavo, Takeoff, and Offset pose as a group with each one, and then Quavo, as the heartthrob of the bunch, is asked if he would mind taking a few more with just him. How to make Migos as big as they can be is also something Lyor Cohen thinks a lot about. Cause don't no one want to go back to doing whatever they were doing before.
Young Rich Niggas , were recorded before Offset pled guilty to a probation violation, itself stemming from a theft-related felony in 2011, coincidentally the same year Migos released their first tape.
Seconds later, when he hits Quavo square in the butt, Quavo ignores it and, as much out of principle as spite, stays on the field and keeps shooting. Talk a little bit about the Spanish thing, the Mexico thing. I caught up with Quavo and Takeoff in a cramped Upper West Side hotel room while last year's Batman movie played with no sound.
A Twitter spokeswoman says 300 is getting a trove of non-public data—what kind, she wouldn't elaborate—as well as access to a dedicated team of Twitter engineers who will be responsible, over the next year, for helping the label to develop a music-specific data-mining tool.
Make the right set of turns, though, and you'll find yourself on a street crowded with a procession of dazzling muscle cars—a Dodge Challenger, a Chevy Camaro, an old-school Monte Carlo—stacked up on the sloping driveway and unmistakably leading the way to the Migos mansion. What was the next big leap after No Label? What was the first tape that really got attention and traction? This week, they hit New York for meetings, shows, interviews. They're the ones now.
Offset appears, a pair of Uggs on his feet, and starts worrying about the photo shoot they're doing tomorrow for the cover of their next mixtape. The movement started in the north side of Atlanta, Gwinnett county.