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How Scooter Braun Went From Promoting Parties to Building An Entertainment Empire | Blueprint

Scooter Braun is a visionary for the self-made, social media age. After catching the eye of Jermaine Dupri as the hottest young party promoter in Atla...

How Pusha T Went From The Clipse to Head of G.O.O.D. Music | Blueprint

Pusha T got into rap as a kid looking up to his big brother. After their group, Clipse, disbanded, Pusha went solo, connected with Kanye West, became ...

How Daniel Arsham's Experimental Art Attracted Collabs With Pharrell and Adidas | Blueprint

Daniel Arsham started design firm Snarkitecture to blend art and architecture, became the first visual artist signed with Adidas, and translated fine ...

Spider-Man to Spawn, How Todd McFarlane Became the Biggest Comic Book Artist Ever | Blueprint

Todd McFarlane opens up about his career as a comic book artist that includes making Spider-Man cooler and creating the Spawn character. He also share...

How Ronnie Fieg Grew KITH From Store to Brand to Empire | Blueprint

Queens-bred Ronnie Fieg infamously went from 13-year-old stockboy to brand mogul by mastering the limited-edition sneaker drop and trafficking unique ...

How Chance The Rapper's Manager, Pat Corcoran, Reimagined the Music Business | Blueprint

Pat "The Manager" Corcoran and Chancelor "The Rapper" Bennett, two self-taught kids from Chicago, set the bar for what independent artists can achieve...

Gucci Mane Goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex

Gucci Mane goes Sneaker Shopping with Joe La Puma at Stadium Goods in New York City where he talks about weight loss, wearing sneakers in jail, and hi...

Complex Originals on YouTube

Complex has just launched a new YouTube channel. This will be the new home for your favorite shows including Sneaker Shopping, The Neighborhood, Hot ....

How Timbaland Revolutionized R&B + Hip-Hop and then Reinvented Himself After Addiction | Blueprint

A master of rhythm and melody, Timbaland always knew he had a gift when it came to music. He'd put it to good use in producing a number of groundbreak...

Jimmy Iovine Talks Founding Interscope Records, Apple Music & Selling Beats By Dre | Blueprint

In the premiere episode of 'Blueprint,' legendary music exec Jimmy Iovine sits down with Complex Editor-In-Chief Noah Callahan-Bever to talk founding ...

G-Eazy Goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex

G-Eazy goes Sneaker Shopping with Joe La Puma at Flight Club in L.A. and talks about shopping at Goodwill as a kid as well as how smoking weed influen...

How Terrence "Punch" Henderson Helped Build TDE + Coached Kendrick Lamar and SZA | Blueprint

A listless writer and rapper from South Central LA, "Punch" went from having interest in music but no concrete goals to teaming up with Anthony "Top D...

TEKASHI69 STOPS BY THE COMPLEX OFFICE! | #LIFEATCOMPLEX

On today's episode Tony captures Akademiks and Tekashi69 trolling each other. Tekashi lets us know about his current status in the music industry and ...

How Bobby Hundreds Turned A T-shirt Into A Streetwear Empire | Blueprint

On this week's episode of 'Blueprint,' Bobby Hundreds explains how he channeled his love for music and culture into one of the world's most iconic str...

MAKE THE "MONEY" MAKE MONEY! | #LIFEATCOMPLEX

What would you do with $300K? Find out how Complex staffers would spend it. La Musica de Hurley Mower- https://soundcloud.com/hurleymower Subscribe to...

How to improvise amazingly complex and originals blues licks

It took us a super long time to break the code on how to improvise like a pro professional. So here is an easy tutorial for you guys so follow.

Pete Davidson Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Saturday Night Live's Pete Davidson goes Sneaker Shopping with Joe La Puma at Stadium Goods and talks selling his Yeezys and Air Mags, plus what ...

Kevin Hart Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Kevin Hart and Joe La Puma go Sneaker Shopping at 21 Mercer in New York City to talk about the time Hart had an "accident" during a run, all while sho...

An Exclusive Look at adidas Originals Upcoming Tubular Collection

New York Fashion Week has officially kicked off and it wouldn't be proper if adidas, the athletic brand that has entrenched itself with high-fashion d...

Lil Uzi Vert Goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex

Lil Uzi Vert goes sneaker shopping at A Ma Maniere in Atlanta with Joe La Puma and talks about what it was like to have his song in a Jordan Brand com...

Bella Hadid Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Bella Hadid goes Sneaker Shopping with Joe La Puma at Kith in New York City, and talks her love of pairing sneakers with dresses and discusses friendl...

Shane McMahon Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Shane McMahon went to Flight Club in New York City with Joe La Puma and talked about his return to WWE SmackDown, his love for Air Jordans, and his .....

Birdman Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Birdman goes Sneaker Shopping with Joe La Puma at Flight Club in Los Angeles and talks about classic Cash Money style, his Lugz deal, and why he's not...