There is still a divide in hip hop when it comes to rapper’s race. So much so that Logic made an entire dedicated to the idea. But if you asked me who the greatest WHITE rapper of all time was, I’d say Token – the 19 year old rapper out of Massachusetts. Token (Ben Goldberg) […]Read More Artist Spotlight: Token
Kent Jones is a GOAT. His new track, ‘Premaducers’ was released to Soundcloud and it’s a track entirely surrounded around sellouts in the industry who are only making money for the easy buck, instead of spending time developing their craft, like Jones says he is. Premaducers proceeds to also spell out the misfortune of getting famous […]Read More Kent Jones, Premaducers
This month was kind of overwhelming with new music for me. So many artists released new albums (Logic, Bryson Tiller, Gucci Mane, Mark Battles, MGK, Marion White, and of course K-Dot). It’s impressive that I still had time to do some more research into the rap game, but below are my top favorites of those […]Read More Music Discovery, May 2017
On OVO Sound Radio, Vacations (aka DJ John McSwain) premiered his mashup project featuring Sade and her superfan, Drake. Luckily for us, there wasn’t that much Drake on each track. There are only 5 tracks, but each one is equally beautiful – I mean its Sade’s vocals, of course it’s great. The first track, ‘Can’t […]Read More Vacations’ More Love: Drake + Sade Mashup
Enimem's music aged like milk. — Kazeem Famuyide (@RealLifeKaz) May 22, 2017 I’ve been having a lot of thoughts about Eminem’s career lately and I’m not afraid to say that his artistry is gone. 20 years ago, Marshall Mathers released the self-titled album and was just at the beginning of his career. Today I […]Read More The Decline of Marshall Mathers.
BONE BONE BONE BONE. CLEVELAND IS THE CITY AND I’LL MEET YOU AT THA CROSSROADS. I didn’t just fall in love with Bone Thugs N Harmony, I fell into city pride with them. For those of you who don’t know, Bone Thugs N Harmony is from Cleveland, just down the block from where I was […]Read More Bone Thugs N Harmony: New Group, Same Sound
*quick moral of the following story* if you aren’t sure who a feature artist is, LOOK THEM UP, because they may just turn out to be fantastic. I was giving Lorraine Motel a millionth-time listen and realized I had no idea who the artist featured on two tracks of Kyleon’s 2017 record was. Luckily for […]Read More Artist Spotlight: Jack Freeman