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MultiHop HighLights Drake’s ‘I Like It Like This’ Sotheby’s Exhibit

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“I Like It Like This, presented by S|2 in collaboration with Drake, is a celebration of Black-American contemporary artists.
 I Like It Like This, the “selling exhibition” at Sotheby’s that pairs contemporary art made by black artists with songs picked by Drake
The exhibit features about 20 works from renowned Blacks artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Rashid Johnson, Kara Walker and Wangechi Mutu and Kehinde Wiley. (Visitors can hear the songs at listening stations adjacent to the works.)

Songs like Kendrick Lamar’s “Fuck Your Ethnicity” and ILoveMakonnen’s “Rumors” are paired with paintings, sculptures, and abstract artwork throughout the S:2 gallery.

Drake’s curated “I Like It Like This” collection will be on view through June 12 at the Sotheby’s NYC headquarters.

Check out some artwork from the exhibition below:

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TIME Magazine ranked Beats by Dre as the second to worst headphone brand out of 18

A pair of Beats by Dre can cost upwards of $450, however the quality of the headphones has always been a concern.
The New York Times reports that Dr. Dre’s Beats by Dre headphones are inexpensive to make, with headphone designers estimating “the cost of making a fancy headset is as low as $14.”

TIME Magazine ranked Beats by Dre as the second to worst headphone brand out of 18 in terms of sound performance
While Beats by Dre may be made for cheap and have questionable sound quality, the brand is a marketing giant.
Beats by Dre owns an 27% of a headphone industry that reported $1.8 billion in sales last year.