Tag: Rap

EXCLUSIVE: Top Ten Female Emcees Of The Last Twenty Years

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Top Ten Female Emcees Of The Last Twenty Years

Every other day someone is “contributing” to society by giving us their top ten list.  This contribution is usually met with a disagreement followed by an argument. As a model citizen I too wanted to make my contribution, so I took the time to compile a list of my own. Ladies and Gentlemen, let me […]

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Summer Jam 2014 Lineups Announced

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Summer Jam 2014 Lineups Announced

It’s been one cold and crazy winter, but Hot 97 just announced their festival stage/main stage lineups for the 2014 Summer Jam concert and things are about to heat up. Nas will headline Summer Jam in celebration of Illmatic’s 20th Anniversary. Young Money makes their return to Summer Jam this year. New stars like Mack […]

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Breaking News: Rap Group Migos Escaped Murder Attempt in Miami Shooting

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Breaking News: Rap Group Migos Escaped Murder Attempt in Miami Shooting

I guess not everybody is a “Versace” fan.  Last night in Miami shots rang out as someone opened fire on rap group Migos.  According to police, the rap group was driving in a van on a highway just after a club appearance when another vehicle pulled up alongside them and started shooting. Migos’ manager stated […]

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Sonya Teclai Premieres New Video “Detached”

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Sonya Teclai Premieres New Video “Detached”

New York based vocalist Sonya Tecial just released her new video “Detached” from her recently released debut solo album Veridical Paradox.   Sonya, originally hailing from California, delivers her distinctive sound by fusing the elements of rap, R&B, and trip-hop. Influenced by such artists as Prince, Sade, Janet Jackson, and Aaliyah, Sonya has embarked on […]

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Eminem’s Recent Milestones Have Him Looking Like A Rap God

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Eminem’s Recent Milestones Have Him Looking Like A Rap God

It has been an incredible journey for rap superstar Eminem. A journey that can easily be expressed as starting from the bottom; from 8 mile to an iPod near you. Last week Eminem achieved hip-hop kingpin status as he entered unknown territory for rap. Eminem, arguably a top five rapper dead or alive, has now […]

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Listen Up, Because These Rhymes Come Fast (Whose The Fastest Spitter?)

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Listen Up, Because These Rhymes Come Fast (Whose The Fastest Spitter?)

From time to time, the discussion of who is the fastest rapper in the game comes up. Rappers like Busta Rhymes, Krayzie Bone, Tech Nine, and Twista are constantly thrown in this debate and probably as you’re reading this you are making your own decision on who you think is the fastest. Well, save yourself […]

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Eminem’s Second Album ” The Slim Shady LP” Turns 15

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Eminem’s Second Album ” The Slim Shady LP” Turns 15

In February 1999, Eminem released his second album, The Slim Shady LP which was his first big release and the first of his albums to drop under Interscope Records and Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment. The album features production from Dr. Dre, the Bass Brothers, and Eminem himself. The theme and majority of the record’s lyrical […]

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Happy Anniversary! The Roots’ Album “Things Fall Apart” Turns 15

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Happy Anniversary! The Roots’ Album “Things Fall Apart” Turns 15

Yesterday, The Roots’ album Things Fall Apart turned 15 years old. Things Fall Apart was the group’s fourth studio album which was released in February 1999. This album is a landmark moment for The Roots and their collective that included Common, QuestLove, Erykah Badu, and D’Angelo. The album has been considered by music writers as The Root’s […]

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New Music Alert: Rick Ross “Nobody” Featuring French Montana & Diddy

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: Rick Ross “Nobody” Featuring French Montana & Diddy

With the release of his upcoming album Mastermind just a few weeks away, Rick Ross channels the Notorious B.I.G. on his remake of the rap legend’s 1997 Life After Death cut “You’re Nobody (Til Somebody Kills You). The track is entitled “Nobody”. Diddy who co-produced the original song is featured lending his production skills and […]

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Afraid of us, We Should Be Afraid of You…The Jordan Davis Murder

| February 19, 2014 | 2 Comments
Afraid of us, We Should Be Afraid of You…The Jordan Davis Murder

Listen Up “Afraid & Armed” Prejudice Men The adjective ‘sick’ is barely enough to describe my emotions as images of wailing mothers, like those of slain youth Trayvon and Jordan, grasp each others weak arms – both aching in pain of losing a child to senseless murder. I’m at such a grotesque level in my own spirit, at […]

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