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Brandon Weaver-Bey

Brandon Weaver-Bey is a Contributing Writer at the Brooklyn Magazine. He has "The B-Sides" interviewing series, where he talks to influencing figures behind the scenes as well as those in front of the camera.
PHOTOGRAPHY Dp Jolly Statik Selektah’s 7th album, Lucky 7 finished with the sonogram of his daughter Harley’s heartbeat, signaling a new beginning, and symbolic end to the album assembling aspect of his career. Lucky 7 suggested that there wouldn’t be an eighth album, yet here we are. With a tight-roped balance of finesse and griminess, 8 asserts Statik's signature sample driven jazz influence, DJ scratches, and traditional boom bap aesthetic. The album gives listeners the pairings...