MOCAtv presents a preview of “She Don’t Need to Know,” a new music video by rapper Yung Jake.
Yung Jake debuted on the Internet in 2011. He is best known for his rap videos that integrate the worlds of hip-hop, technology, social media, and contemporary art. Datamosh (2011) parodies the trend in music video of datamoshing?a digital technique that distorts images?while playing to a contemporary digital art audience. In E.m-bed.de/d (2012) he commented on the pursuit of Internet fame. His work has been screened at the Sundance Film Festival and he has performed in Los Angeles at the Hammer Museum, REDCAT, and MOCA. He earned a BFA at CalArts in 2012.
Director & DP – Sam B. Jones http://vimeo.com/sambjones
Producer – Stefan Pavlovic
Production Designer – Hallie Kutak
Art Director – Ellie Hunter
AD – Rhys Raiskin
Gaffer – Daniel Kaufman
ACs – Ryan McDonald & Andrew Goh
PA – Megan Kim
Editor – Jonathan King