Revolutionary Gangsta Rap

Just the other day, I was tweeting about my love for Rick Ross’ new album “Teflon Don” when this interaction occurred: I didn’t mind the comment at all, instead, it triggered a further contemplation of “coke” aka gangsta rap for me.  I’m a person who takes pride in the fact that I don’t know every … Continue reading

“Lasers” over Losers!

Album push-backs are the ultimate *SLAP IN THE FACE* to artists who spend countless time promoting, creating, releasing and leaking tracks to build anticipation.  Of course, record labels are the big heads behind these actions as well, but what happens when a label decides to let it… sit? Lupe Fiasco has been tweeting about his … Continue reading

Kim Versus Nicki:::Who’s In The Wrong? [Interview]

Recently, the internet has been buzzing due to the Queen Bee’s public denunciation of the Harajuku Barbie, Nicki Minaj. At first, I have to admit, I was a bit upset.  I’m a Kim fan, and I’m some-what into Nicki, but I thought it was all for a publicity stunt.  After hearing this interview with THISIS50, … Continue reading

Brooklyn’s Biggie

Brookyln celebrated the memory of Hip Hop Legend, Biggie, this past Tuesday night at the popular Bed-Stuy club “The Lab.” Marking the anniversary of his death nearly 13 years ago, hundreds came out to show their Brooklyn pride for the loved artist. The party seemed…. entertaining, if nothing else! With additional features of Fabolous and … Continue reading