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      A$AP Rocky's “Wassup” Video Premiere

      January 23, 2012

      By VICE Staff

      Harlem rap sensation A$AP Rocky just teamed up with global media sensation VICE after a chance meeting with Global Editor Andy Capper at the VICE office in Brooklyn.  Rocky pitched a vision of a video to Andy which took elements from his five favorite movies, namely Scarface, Belly, Enter The Dragon, The Warriors and, of course, Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory.

      Smitten with the idea, Andy and VICE set making the video with one of VICE's most talented DPs, Jacob Burghart (VICE Guide To Congo, Toxic: Garbage Island and many more). 

      Viva A$AP! Viva VICE! Vive La Revolution!

      VIDEO CREDITS
      Directors: A$AP Rocky and Andy Capper 
      Director of Photography: Jake Burghart
      Executive Producers: Suroosh Alvi, Shane Smith, Eddy Moretti
      Assistant Producers: Clara Goldfarb, Dan Meyer
      Track Produced by Clams Casino  
      Projections: Matthew Caron
      Set Design: Olga Miasnikova, Austin Willis, Kristof Wickman
      Lighting: Brad Marro, Jason DeJesus
      Body Paint: Justin West
      Assistants: Erin Carr, Adam Gong, Bernardo Garcia, Bryan Locke
      Special thanks to: Ciel Hunter, Annette Lamothe-Ramos, Geno Sims, Bryan Leach and A.$.A.P Mob Worldwide

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