Black wealth and gentrification have become hot topics in most major U.S. cities. This isn’t anything new, however. Gentrification has been a polarizing topic for decades. White flight, the trend of whites moving out of the urban core of major… Read More ›
Jay Electronica’s widely acclaimed 2007 mixtape Act 1: Eternal Sunshine(The Pledge) was our introduction to the Louisiana MC. He appeared to come out of nowhere receiving 50,000 downloads on his Myspace page within a month. He continued to gain momentum with… Read More ›
Some of you may be too young to remember when Wu-Tang dropped their first single. It was 1994. I was a junior in college at the time. And even though I attended a HBCU
All 5 of J. Cole’s projects hit number 1 on the Billboard Charts. In 2011 he released Cole World: The Sideline Story. This album didn’t produce any major commercial hits, but he did release a few singles.