“Otis” is a song by American hip hop artists Kanye West and Jay-Z, from their first collaborative album Watch the Throne. The song posthumously features soul singer Otis Redding, whose version of “Try a Little Tenderness” is sampled in the song. Lyrically, the song has the two rappers sharing lines discussing various subjects such as [...]
Shelly Ward designed and built the Chevrolet Sonic OK Go Musical Masterpiece for the 2012 Super Bowl
This vehicle ran through a 1 ½ mile off-road course while playing hundreds of musical instruments and creating a 3 minute music video. The precision and timing with which the various pneumatically controlled paddles and appendages hit the 55 pianos and countless guitars was coordinated between the art department, director and Shelly Ward.