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About the editor... Mr. BLogOrDiePGH

This was put out a while ago but for all of our new followers here is a look at the creator of


For more exclusive Heavy hustle/ taylor gang videos check out

Shakira “She-Wolf” Remix Feat. T-Pain

I don't know why but I love this song and everything T-pain is doing. What do yall think?

Featured: Curren$y (Jets) "Jet Files"

Congrats to @Curren$y on the interview in THE SOURCE magazine & check out his latest joint "16 Switches" (after the jump)

New Music: Akon "Sexy Bitch"

I heard this song...had to hear it again...iss funny usually thats how i figure out i like stuff. LOL

New Video: Pierce R. "PGH State of Mind"

This one is from my man Pierce with his rendition of Empire State of Mind.Shouts out to Dan Meyers on the video!

I- Play Launches Hip Hop All Star for iphone & iPod touch!!!!

I-play Launches Hip Hop All Star for iPhone™ and iPod® Touch Featuring New Exclusive Tracks From Every Generation of Hip Hop

Multiplayer DJ Battles, Breakthrough Real-Time Scratching Technology and an Integrated Facebook Connect Feature Usher In I-play’s First Micro-transaction Enabled Music Game, Now Available in the Apple® App Store

NEW YORK & LONDON—September XX, 2009—I-play, Oberon Media’s publishing division and the world’s leading multi-platform casual games publisher, today launched Hip Hop All Star for iPhone™ and iPod® touch.  Featuring an original playlist with some of the biggest names in hip hop including Busta Rhymes and Kid Cudi, Hip Hop All Star introduces an all-new way for fans and hip hop enthusiasts to experience their favorite tracks.  Turning the iPhone into virtual turntables, players use the touch screen to scratch and spin their way to DJ stardom.  Hip Hop All Star brings the swagger back to music games with a playlist starring hip hop chart-toppers alongside old-school hip hop classics, some of them exclusive to the game. 

Hip Hop All Star puts players behind the wheels of steel and on center stage as they rock the crowds in five different party locations—starting at a house party and spinning their way to a fan-packed arena. When the crowds crave more, players can turn their show into a showdown with WiFi and BlueTooth DJ battle modes.  Aspiring DJs go head-to-head to earn power-ups, show off scratch tricks and unlock in-game accessories.  When a winner emerges, players can earn DJ bragging rights by posting top scores and trash talk directly to Facebook with the integrated Facebook Connect feature. 

Hip Hop All Star is I-play’s first micro-transaction enabled music game.  Players will be able to make in-game purchases on their favorite Hip Hop All Star songs through a direct link to the iTunes® Store.   In addition, once the 10 included songs have been mastered on the turntables, players can keep the party going by purchasing the Hip Hop All Star Track Pack that includes two additional songs for $0.99.  The music never has to stop, as I-play will keep the needle on the record with the release of additional Track Packs.

“If you are a hip hop music fan, this game is for you,” said Don Ryan, chief operating officer of Oberon Media.  “As the first and only all hip hop DJ game, we wanted to make sure players are continuously engaged with the music and that the game was true to real DJing techniques and principles. The micro-transactions keep the game fresh by offering players an entirely new experience with each purchase.”

The Hip Hop All Star set list features tracks from Busta Rhymes, DJ Green Lantern, Slim Thug, Unk, Mya and Ray J, with exclusive music from Kid Cudi, DJ KO, Greg Nice, DJ Jason Nevins, Scarchild, Eddie Jaymez, and DJ Serafin.  Kool G Rap, one of the most influential and skilled MCs of all time, joins them with an exclusive track. 

“It’s mind blowing to see how hip hop has evolved from the beginning,” said Kool G Rap.  “When I began in this business, I never could have imagined turntables like this.  But it goes to show that great minds will continue to revolutionize hip hop and the DJ experience—that’s why hip hop will be around forever.”  

Hip Hop All Star is now available through select mobile carriers, and the iPhone version is available in the Apple® App Store for a special, two-week price of $2.99.  APP STORE LINK

Check out the Hip Hop All Star trailer at: YouTube Trailer Link

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About I-play
I-play, the publishing division of Oberon Media, Inc., is the world's leading multi-platform casual games publisher. With powerful franchises and massive distribution across the three most popular entertainment screens -- online, mobile, and interactive television -- I-play content reaches global consumers, and delivers fun, entertaining, accessible content to casual gamers of all ages. I-play's PC publishing division, formerly Oberon Games, is based in Seattle and created the hit Dream Day Series, as well as the first casual games for bestselling author James Patterson and legendary mystery author Agatha Christie, including the Causal Connect 2008 Game of the Year, Agatha Christie: Death on the Nile. I-play's mobile division has delivered some of the biggest selling franchises in the mobile space, including the world's #1 best-selling racing franchise, The Fast and the Furious, based on the blockbuster movies. I-play's interactive television group, formerly PixelPlay, creates and distributes games featuring top brands including Centipede™. Missile Command®, Asteroids™, Monopoly®, Scrabble®, Boggle®, and Yahtzee™. I-play is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Seattle, San Mateo, London, and Dunfermline, Scotland.

About Oberon Media
Oberon Media, the world's leading multi-platform casual games company, is the first company to deliver global, integrated casual games solutions across three platforms-online, mobile and interactive television and at retail. Oberon game solutions have been adopted by the world's leading digital and media companies, such as Microsoft, Verizon, Yahoo!, Electronic Arts, MySpace, Orange France and NHN. The Game Center combines casual game content, merchandising and features to fulfill our partners' specific needs. Oberon Media's game publishing division, I-play, works with the industry's best and award-winning game developers to produce the top-selling casual games, which are played across online, mobile, console and iTV platforms in more than a dozen languages. Founded in 2003, Oberon Media is headquartered in New York with offices in North America, Europe and Asia, and is backed by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Oak Investment Partners.


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Ian Macleod
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Bender/Helper Impact
Marion Wallace/Chrissy Kelleher

Students Strapped???

A look at past and present shootings on American college and University campuses. The focus is around two of the deadliest campus shootings in U.S. history with a look at more recent incidents

New Artist(s): The Waxbills

This band was described by "Knowing how to make a lot of Noise.." and I replied "Sweet Noise" if you ask me...Leave me your comments!

New Music: Divine Seven - Rise N Shine (mp3 download)

Divine Seven
Pittsburgh, PA

Here is some morning inspiration from Divine Seven...

Cashtro - Always Be Me

Check out BRAND NEW music from the kid Cashtro Crosby!!!


Follow Cashtro on Twitter

Also from his debut Mixtape "The Crosby Show" here is his video for "Skinny Nigga Toothpick"

New to Artist to Watch: Cashtro Crosby

In late 2007 Cashtro Began Recording with a Young Emcee from the West of Ottawa, ON by the name of Merkz a.k.a "The Sun Of A Gun" and the results were crazy productive. What started of to be a couple of recording session ended up being the start of a new Wave through the streets and ears of the Hip hop Audience in the Parliament City. As the chemistry grew they decided to go all in and give the people more than a Mixtape…And with the Help of DJ MES and the people, The Triple B Project was born. "The Triple Project is the Title of the collaborations from Us Collectively. Triple B Stands for Best of Both Boarders…Same Continent, different countries," says Cashtro.

In 2008 Cashtro took on the alias Crosby comparing his quantity and quality to the young NHL Pittsburgh Penguin player Sidney Crosby... And maintained a strong buzz with Original yet versatile songs, and freestyle he would refer too as re routes on various sites , blogs, This year alone He has opened for Blu of Johnson and Johnson , Prodigal Sunn of Sunn Of Man,and Digable Planets, countless shows and Not to mention a Mixtape Release Party! In October 2008 Triple B Project Presents Cashtro The Crosby Show CD Release was @ Babylon. The CD is 29 tracks of pure Versatility which bleeds through the music. With Guest appearances from C Squeezy, Rezenee, DJ Mes , Maxell, and yours truly Mr. Cosby himself. And this just the beginning ....

*Pittsburgh And Ottawa not really known for their musical aspects*, That's why we our setting the tone for the Future, making music that always Has that Real Hip Hop Feel with mainstream appeal and hopefully continue to progress in the Music Business for years to come.

Musical Influences :Being From Pittsburgh He has always been East Coast Influenced: Jay-Z, The Notorious B.I.G, Big L, MF Doom, J Dilla, Big Pun, Fabolous, The Clispe, The Diplomats, T.I, The Fugees, Wu-Tang, DJ Premier, Nas, Big Daddy Kane, Run Dmc, Black Sheep… New Artists Include… Lupe Fiasco, W.A.L.E, Amy Winehouse, Diplo, Blaqstarr, Rye Rye, Fools Gold Records, Blu and Exile, Justice, and the Cool Kids. Alias: RoachFace Killa, 007 Cashtro Young Bond, Cashtro Crosby, 0X Guevara…

Team Shout Out's: "Sheesh I Gotta List Full… First Off My Pops, Brother G, Moms, Red Head Moms, Grandma's lol, The whole Williams Family... My Team Back home … The Whole South Side Of Pittsburgh, Warrington, The Zhoov, Knoxville, Allentown, St. Clair, The Heights, Mt. Woo, Carson, Uh Everywhere!!! My Brother from Another Young William H Billy "B", Mont "Ski" Craven, Bentley, Lucky D, Peepers, C-Murda from Queens, Rell, Chuck Diesel From HP,R.I.P TO MY COUSIN Jehru D. , J.R, Ryan B., Fairplay....Rap Wise: Royal Krown, Quota, Da entourage, Ghost Writer, JFk The Villian, DJ Mes, DJ Alive, Diction, Dynamic, DJ Ducats, Hip Hop Canada, DJ Illo, Stylusts, CP Fam, Hawk Black Parliament ,DJ Circa, DJ Rocsteady , BoJangles, Tytus, All The Reggae DJ's, Urban Affraire, Squeezy, Skrilla, Logic, 5 Star, New Money, Royal Krown, Anyone who has been Holding US DOWN!

Check out Cashtro's "The Crosby Show" Mixtape on DatPiff!!

Mac Miller - "Swing Set" Video

September 29th's HIGHLY anticipated video from Brandon Dull has arrived!!! Check the new video out and tell us what you think!!!


Exclusive: Mac Miller "Stop Bitchin" Prod by. Big Jerm

Mac Miller
Pittsburgh, PA

This is HOTT!!!

Download: (Mp3)

#musicmonday : Pitbull feat Nicole Sherzinger "Hotel Room Service"

Pitbull's "Hotel Room Service" is hitting the airwaves and the charts hard, he gets Pussycat Doll's leading lady Nicole Sherzinger for the ...RE MIIIX!!!  (LOL)


Jody Breeze talks about his Jeezy diss (

If you haven't already heard this, wow! this situation already sounds crazy, what do you think about his case? would you be on his defense? LOL Jury please lets hear your verdict...

New Mixtape: Young Scolla - Prelude To Perfection Mixtape

Young Scolla
Detroit, MI


Exclusive: New Video Remix "Snap Back" by Mac Miller

Mac Miller "Snap Back" Music Video Remix (HD) from Brandon Dull on Vimeo.

B. Dull does it again! This man is young and full of talent and creativity! Check out this Vid!


Some Sunday Comedy: Hair Hat Man

New Artist - John Quest Ft. Beedie (East End Empire)

John Quest
Pittsburgh, PA


EXCLUSIVE - New Video / Mac Miller "Snap Back"!!!

Mac Miller "Snap Back" Music Video (HD)

Film & Edited by: Brandon Dull

***Brandon Dull does it again!! One video after the next...working with most of Pittsburgh's Major HipHop Artists!!! This video was filmed and edited very professionally!! Stay tuned for more Exclusives by the famous Artist ~ Mac Miller and also videos made by B. Dull***

"Forever" - Drake feat. Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Eminem

Check out Drake's new star-studded video for "Forever" featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Eminem from LeBron James' upcomming DVD "More Than A Game" dropping October 2nd 2009.

MotR's Favs: Jesse McCartney featuring T Pain "Body Language"

Greetings Readers! 
This week i'm kicking off my new column entitled "MotR's FAVS" where i'll give you video of all my favorite music (collaberations, singles, premieres, movie trailers, music videos, & more). And kicking off today is my first new fav: Jesse McCartney featuring T Pain "Body Language" if you miss the post and want to keep up with all my favs, subscribe to my youtube page! enjoy.

My Analysis:
Production = +
Vocals = +


New Video: Snoop Dogg "Thats Tha Homie" (WestFif )

New Snoop Dogg! Malice N Wonderland coming 12/2009

Pittsburgh Talent & Bloopers! by. B. Dull

Brandon Dull Profile from Brandon Dull on Vimeo.

This is a video made by Brandon Dull. Come check out the other young talent Pittsburgh has to offer. Just remember, practice makes perfect!

Shouts out to: Brandon Dull & Young Pittsburgh

Exclusive: Vega Entertainment Presents: The Site

Who is Pierce Robinson?

Pierce has made his very own mark in the industry. Come and see what Vega Entertainment is all about as they expand their network! Check out Pierce's website at:

New Music: Scolla's Word: Prelude To Perfection

This man goes in! Big Shoutsout to my homie @YoungScolla


New Music: Mary J Blige - Said & Done

Mary J Blige

Mary is getting ready to release her latest creation (album) titled "Stronger" Release date: November 24, 2009


Mary J Blige - The One Featuring Drake (Video)

New Music: Mario Feat Yo Gotti - Thinkin Bout You

Mario Feat Yo Gotti - Thinkin Bout You













Omarion Featuring Gucci Mane - I Get It In

Omarion Feat Gucci Mane



Big Boi - Fo Yo Sorrows (full mp3 download)

Big Boi 
Atlanta, GA
Be on the lookout for Big Boi Solo Album Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty

Shouts out: Cherise at Grand Hustle

New Artist: Pyrex Press (Moola Gang)

Pyrex Press
Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Hip Hop Award Winner Pyrex Press and his Group the Moola Gang are the future of Hip Hop music. Co-signed by Def Jam A&r Richie "Big Tyme" and Jenesis Magazine Pyrex is an all around star. Check out more from the young sensation at or

Download here

New Video: C-Ride featuring T- Pain - Money Round Here

The hot new record from J Records and Epidemic (thats super-producers Cool N Dre) artist C-RIDE. "Money Round Here" featuring T-Pain is already heating up the clubs and mixshows down south. The video is also coming real soon, and its a MOVIE. If you still don't have this record in your playlist, make sure you download it ASAP!








New Music: Rae Zellous

Rae Zellous
Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh is full of talent, young & "seasoned". If you don't know about Rae Zellous by now you haven't really been paying attention! Here he is over Yo Gotti's - 5 Star Chick;

Exclusive HD Montage from the G20 Protests in Pittsburgh (HD)

Day 1 of the G20 Summit....EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE

Dan gets up close and personal to retrieve the best footage that the news could not and would not show us! Stay tuned for Day 2 we proceed! Thanks Dan!

Exclusive New Artist - HW - All My Love

Hollywood Floss,
the most innovative artist to come out of the Houston music scene in a
long time... Refreshing lyrical content and up-tempo beats provide for
great entertainment!



Exclusive - New Artist / Nick Pratt - Fly Shit

Pittsburgh, PA (Pitt University)

Nick Pratt - Fly Shit (Produced by. Beewirks

New track by Nick Pratt, an artist repping the University of Pittsburgh, produced by Beewirks. Off his upcoming debut album titled Fear of Falling, due out early October. A feel good track for all of the young, fly socialites out there!

Exclusive - BrownGyrlz Ent Presents: Honey B

Breathless - Why We Broke Up (mp3 download)

Artist Breathless a.k.a Honey B.
Song: Why we broke up
Info: You’ve heard the song “Break Up” by Mario and Gucci Mane. This is a response to that – why we broke up!


Foreign Beggars - Neurosonics Audiomedical Laboratory

"Kingdom of the unreal but also a higher state of being, ultimately free of the limitations of the material world through the agency of science, technology, and imagination."  Director Chris Cairns and sound designer Will Cohen team up with the UK's most progressive; Foreign Beggars//Scratch Perverts//Shlomo//Stig Of The Dump// Dr. Syntax to bring you this groundbreaking piece of multimedia artistry.

This video is a must watch. = DOPE!
big shouts out to : Arthur Pitt (Rostrum Records)

Young Dro RIP Mixtape Due Oct. 1st!!!

Young Dro RIP Mixtape Due Oct. 1st!!!

Watch Young Dro Speak about his new Mixtape RIP out Oct.1st!

Shouts out: Cherise at Grand Hustle

New Video: Exclusive

Bay Area Stand up!

New Music: Franchise (East End Empire)

Be on the lookout for Henny & Haze Hosted By DJ Rated R this winter! This is just a preview of what's to come!

Pittsburgh, PA
Young Franchise from the East End Empire blazes the booth with another, as he burns one over Talib Kweli's "Good to You"

Boaz on Shade 45 Kay Slay Interview

Boaz goes on Shade 45 with "The Drama King" himself DJ Kay Slay.

Dont forget to cop Boaz's DEBUT Album "The Audio Biography"!!!

Giant Mother Garage Spider

this video was completly random but you gotta watch this. This dude got this big ol spider LIVING in his garage, and he doesn't kill it! Why idk! LOL

The Scholars Perform LIVE at The Shadow Lounge

Watch The Scholars perform with the rest of the East End Empire at The Shadow Lounge. This up and coming Hip Hop group performs their mixtape hit "Go!" off of their newest Mixtape: Extra Credit hosted by DJ Myndtek.


Exclusive Re-Post: Furious Styles - I Am The Burgh

Download NOW!!

Exclusive - BrownGyrlz Ent Presents: Phaze3

Download Full Mp3
Song: Love getting Money
Info: Upcoming R&B trio and what they love!
Contact: DJ Don Demarco

Exclusive - BrownGyrlz Ent Presents: A. Smith

A. Smith - Dont Swagga Bite Me

Producer: Swift Holiday
Info: A Westcoast R&B Entertainer's take on Swagga
Contact: Erica Michelle

Exclusive: New Artist - Finess The Great

Representing The Inland Empire CA, by the way of "KC" Missouri, I feel like I represent all those youth that feel like they couldn't do what they dreamed of doing because of naysayers. I represent those who are just tryna find an alternate route to succeeding in life rather than on the corner "pitching drugs". Most rappers have this dramatic story about them, well my story is far from dramatic... but it is a story everyone can relate to... Currently working on a new mixtape... I'm trying to put my section "On" (SanBernardino County CA) . Im gonna show them that our area isn't just "skinny jeans" and "jerk music", we struggle out here, grind out here, party... etc.

Finess The Great - Watch In Amusement (mp3 download)

Full MixTape:
To All My Haterz Vol. 1

To get more feel of this New Artist...visit him here:


#MusicMonday : Wiz Khalifa - Air Born

Wiz Khalifa
Pittsburgh, PA

Well yaal know this dude is heavy in the studio, heavy on twitter, and heavy in ya ipod, if you don't know by now, he's recently become a free agent and has a slew of music he's getting ready to release...
BAR (Burn After Rolling) coming soon.

New Artist: Pierce R. - My City Ft. Ace Hood

My City Ft. Ace Hood

Pittsburgh, PA

New Artist: John Record

Pittsburgh, PA



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Talent Show 3 & Tweet Up/DJ/Music Conference/TJ’s DJ’s Beat Battle 6


Amazingly enough on October 21-23, 2009 TJ’s DJ’s Inc. will be celebrating its 15 year anniversary in Tallahassee, Florida during Florida A&M University’s homecoming with various events and celebrity attendees. It's been a long and crazy run, so it only makes sense to celebrate that way too!
The celebration will begin with the Tastemakers Got Talent Show 3 & Tweet Up on Wednesday, October 21. The following day on Thursday, October 22, TJ’s DJ’s presents the Tastemakers Only DJ/Music Conference at The Moon nightclub (1105 E. Lafayette St.). Within this event will be the TJ’s DJ’s Beat Battle 6 for new and eager producers to test their skills along with a section for models to be discovered rounded out with panels filled with industry experts to teach the music industry to those willing to learn. In addition, there will be an opportunity for new artists to have their music heard and critiqued live on stage during the Frequency Feedback section. Plus of course, new and established stars will grace the Showcase stage and after party set to keep the Tastemakers entertained all evening.
Friday, October 23 marks the day for TJ’s DJ’s to accept its role within the community by configuring the Peace In The Streets Celebrity Kickball Game to combat violence in the streets.
In case you were unaware, TJ’s DJ’s was established in 1994 as an outlet for DJs in the North Florida region to receive music directly from record labels in exchange for feedback. Since its inception, TJ’s DJ’s has grown to break and have its fingerprints on numerous of today’s music stars and influenced thousands of behind-the-scenes leaders called Tastemakers through its website, its quarterly Tastemakers DJ/Music Conferences, its annual TJ’s DJ’s/OZONE Awards Weekend, and ability to find diamonds in the rough and tell the music world about them. A few of TJ’s DJ’s successes included T-Pain, B.o.B, David Banner, Rick Ross, Plies, Pretty Ricky, DJ Smurf (Mr. Collipark), Lil Jon, Khia, and many many more!
What is the secret to TJ’s DJ’s longevity and success? “It’s all about relationships,” according to TJ’s DJ’s CEO TJ Chapman.


To Enter the Beat Battle 6:
To Enter the Tastemakers Got Talent Show:
And for more information:

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For sponsorships and partnerships contact:
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New Music: Ju from D4L






New Music: Toby TNT1


[BlogoRdiE!tv] Sledgren Interview

In the hood with my Heavy Hustle fam, caught up with @Sledgren! (still making hits boyy!) Big Shouts out to @CloudKickers 

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G20 Pittsburgh Summit

When the White House announced in May that Pittsburgh would be the site of the next G-20 Summit, reporters asked, "Why Pittsburgh?"

The reason, according to the White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, was that Pittsburgh today serves as a model for economic and environmental transformation in the United States and abroad. The city has reinvented itself by building a balanced, innovation-driven economy based on its strengths in advanced manufacturing, financial services, information and communications technologies, health care and life sciences, education and research, and energy and environmental solutions.

President Barack Obama visited Pittsburgh in 2008 during his presidential campaign and noted: "This American city has found new opportunity... Now, we must connect that local innovation and ingenuity to a national strategy."
Pittsburgh has a long history of renewing, reclaiming and redeveloping its environment while demonstrating a commitment to employing "green" technology to further economic recovery and development. Illustrating that is the fact that the G-20 Pittsburgh Summit will be held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, the world's first and largest green convention center. The facility is proud to have earned LEED Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for leadership in energy and environmental design.

Downtown Pittsburgh's Cultural District sets the perfect stage for this international summit on economic recovery as it stands as a unique international model of urban revitalization. The Cultural District, once a blighted part of downtown, has spurred the development of downtown, the North Shore, and the riverfronts.

As President Barack Obama responded when asked what surprised him as he campaigned for the presidency: "I've been struck by how many beautiful places there are in the country that you don't necessarily think of as beautiful. Pittsburgh, for example, is a really handsome town with the rivers and the hills."

***Its a damn shame that it had to take Obama to say positive and productive things about OUR city...but because it just happens to be the 1st BLACK PRESIDENT of the USA....we should be proud!***

NEW VIDEO: Produced By Brandon Dull

Video Produced By Brandon Dull

Vado - Professional Ft. Byrd Lady from The UN

This video was shot in 20 minutes at a hotel in Pittsburgh, PA.

This video is starring:
Omar "Iceman" Sharif & The Collins Twins.


Tip the Ill Spit - Follow Me (Prod by Street Radio)

Brand new joint from East End Empire artist Tip Tha Ill Spit produced by Street Radio! Be on the lookout for Pocket Full Of Food Stamps coming sooner than you think! Follow Tip on Twitter at

Tip the Ill Spit
Pittsburgh, PA

More heat from the East End's Finest!