Hip Hop Knowledge

For this week’s 5th Element… I present to you KRS One’s “Hip Hop Knowledge”… listen and understand… fYi… the Stop the Violence campaign was re-ignited in 2007…

Death of Autotune

\”Jay-Z – D.O.A.\”    Unless you’ve been under a rock, obviously Jay-Z’s DOA has caused a little ROAR within the BEASTLY game of Hip Hop!  (lol)  It’s interesting to me that Kanye (who created a whole AUTOTUNE ALBUM) actually made the beat and T-Pain (who has a AUTOTUNE CAREER) co-signed its existence(?).  Personally, I both … Continue reading

Last Moments of one of Hip Hop’s Best

I truly do wonder why this video is JUST now surfacing… i wouldn’t know for sure, but it does seem that there could be a POSSIBILITY that some incriminating evidence could be found within this video… that is if the FEDS gave a Flying-F-50 to put the pieces together…  It’s a small taste of the … Continue reading

Introducing Roscoe Wiki

Roscoe Wiki is an upcoming artist from Pennsylvania, One entity of the Common Wealth Family. Like many other artists I’ve come across that I may not have, MySpace was my first encounter with him. I heard his song “I Wanna Be a Rap Star” and was hooked! Many people like to describe an artist by … Continue reading

Loso in case u aint Know-So

By far one of my favorite artists, I must say that I like almost any-and-just-about every thing that he does.  I’m anticipating his new album, “Loso’s Way,” and I’m feeling this new song.  LET IT BE KNOWN! that he did say UnLIKE what the video portrays, he’s in no way condoning shoplifting.  What he means … Continue reading

Mos Def on Bill Maher

Back in March, Mos Def was on Bill Maher’s show, who’s known for his liberal ideas and yet seems to clash with a lot of his black guests in opinion.  I think that just goes to show the difference between what’s on the minds of the lower class versus everyone else.  I’m not trying to … Continue reading

Cop-on-Cop Crime

Omar Edwards, of Booklyn, was a 2-year rookie cop to the NYPD.  Newly married in April with two kids, he was set to begin a life that many of his family and friends say he dreamed of: “When he was a small boy, he would go over to the 71st Precinct just to be around … Continue reading

Bubble Popped!: Eminem vs Bruno

MTV SHOULDVE KNOWN BETTER It may have been originated as a joke, but anyone could see from this photo that this was plain disrespect… Tonight at the MTV Movie Awards, during one of the infamous skits and taunts to the celebrity-filled crowd, Bruno (aka Borat) landed directly on top of Eminem, cheeks exposed back-to-front and … Continue reading