Violence and hip-hop have always gone hand in hand. Rather it be rappers documenting the death and disparity within the hoods they were raised in or the death that they claim to have inflicted upon others. Nevertheless, guns and rap go together like ham and cheese. Artists are glorified for living by the street codes in which they rap about. Newcomer Da Baby has proven … Continue reading Our Hip Hop Artists Are At Risk
The state of Hip Hop music (whether mainstream or independent) has taken a turn, not necessarily for the worse, but definitely not for the best. And that is where Jamar Carr comes in. Born in Crown Heights Brooklyn and raised in Jamaica Queens, he is the next best thing to our J. Cole or Kendrick, both of which he would say is his best competition. … Continue reading Artist Spotlight feat. Jamar Carr
So I watched this video from XXXTentacion for his single “Look At Me!” this morning. Prior to watching the video, my immediate thoughts were based off the opinions of others so instead of following suite ignorantly, I searched the video myself, watched it, and realized that there was an actual message to this piece of work. Now if you havent seen the video or couldnt … Continue reading XXXTentacion: “Look At Me!” New Music Video
Prince Milly, also known as Phresh Prince, has reigned as one of the ELITE in the St. Petersburg, FL rap circuit for quite a few years. His controversial lyrics speak directly into the young, wild and free lifestyle the Million Dollar Records MC lives day in and day out. We all are anticipating the release of his new mixtape, “Wrath Before The Wraith” in the … Continue reading Artist Spotlight feat. Prince Milly
Under no 🙅🏾 circumstances should a grown man wear women’s attire. Leggings, skirts, blouses, dresses, none of the above 🚫. That applies to the norm and the famous. But as we all know, the famous influences a great portion of hip hop culture. Fashion trends among rappers stayed pretty consistent through the 90’s and 00’s but dammit man have these n*ggas taken “originality” too damn … Continue reading The Emasculation of Hip Hop Fashion
This is the first glimpse into Gucci Mane’s upcoming project with Metro Boomin entitled “Drop Top Wop”. He posted this pic with the caption, “May 26 last year I walked outta prison! May 26 this year I’m dropping #DropTopWOP #TrackList #ProducedBy @metroboomin #1017 10:17AM” this morning on his Instagram @laflare1017 followed by the album cover art below on his Twitter account @gucci1017, which looks a lot like … Continue reading “Drop Top Wop” is coming May 26th!
The story of the fallout between Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame has been so long and drug out that I’m sure everyone forgot all about them being friends in the first place 😒. After Gucci Mane’s release from prison last year, his character and music have grown so much that most cant even relate him to his previous pre-prison work. The change within himself … Continue reading “I Dont F*ck With Youuu…” *Big Sean voice*