Lets take a look at a song from the Geto Boys ‘Grip it! On That Other Level’ album and listen to the original work it was sampled from.
The self-proclaimed teacher of the hip hop community dropped a gem when he released ‘By All Means Necessary’.
Mona Lisa was probably one of the best albums of 2018. Have you really listened or did you just skim through it?
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx was Raekown’s first solo album. Considered a classic by many, it included the hit singles Ice Cream and Incarcerated Scarfaces.
Common’s new album ‘Let Love’ is probably his most personal album to date. He’s transparent and mature as he tackles the relationship with…
Does your favorite MC get the respect they deserve or are they constantly overlooked by the industry and fans?
Rapsody’s Eve is everything a hip hop album should be. She brought her A-game and represented for the culture and for women.
The Wutang Clan is the first international hip hop act to perform at the Ryman Auditorium. Their concert on June 9th was epic and historic.
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.