Director X

Director X

8 Episodes

This acclaimed director of music videos such as Drake's "Hotline Bling" and Rihanna's "Work" discusses his debut film "Across the Line" and gives his input on the state of hip-hop today and how not to get hired.

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Director X
  • Director X - Interview Pt 5

    Episode 1

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss what he brought to Hip Hop, how he helped revive the Caribbean culture of Toronto, and how the video for “Gimme The Light” by Sean Paul changed the entire reggae scene.

  • Director X - Interview Pt 9

    Episode 2

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss the role of artists in society, how to approach the creation of art, and numerology.

  • Director X - Interview Pt 7

    Episode 3

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss “HYFR” (Hell Ya Fucking Right) and respectfully shooting music videos in religious buildings, Memphis as a musical hotspot, and Kendrick Lamar as a conscious voice of hip hop.

  • Director X - Interview Pt 8

    Episode 4

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss his debut feature film “Across the Line”, the history of North Preston, and the danger and racism that surrounds the police force.

  • Director X - Interview Pt 3

    Episode 5

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss the current state of Hip Hop, the loss of political music, and how the Iraq war influenced new teenage values.

  • Director X - Interview Pt 6

    Episode 6

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss the history of Hip Hop, his experience working with Kanye West, and how he knew Rihanna was going to be a star.

  • Director X - Interview Pt 4

    Episode 7

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss his early videos, the transition into finding his own video style, and knowing Beyonce as a young star.

  • Director X - Interview Pt 2

    Episode 8

    Tru Headz sits down with Director X to discuss Can-Con, his experience with Hype Williams, and what it takes to be in production.