Let me start off by saying, that yes, I know we all have better things to worry about other than Kanye West and his drama, but this article is for the lovers of culture and hip-hop, for individuals such as myself, who appreciate it all. We are all aware of the many ignorant, misinformed things,… Continue reading Late Registration: Why we should stop being so quick to “cancel” people within our community. A look back at all of the positive things Mr. West did for the culture of Hip Hop..
Drake dropped his recent new single 'Nice for what' a few day's ago, and the internet went "crazy", as many people had a lot to say about the visual. The video stars Issa Rae, Tiffany Haddish, Rashida Jones, Yara Shahidi, Zoe Saldana, Syd, Misty Copeland, Tracee Ellis Ross, Jourdan Dunn, and Letitia Wright. It is… Continue reading Drake’s, ‘Nice for What’: Celebrates Black women in front of and behind the camera, and we’re here for it..
Talon Sowell who, as a rapper goes by "SwitchUp Talon is a 19 year old artist from Indiana, Indianapolis. Fall semester of my sophomore year, I remember seeing this new outgoing guy with locs and a distinctive style around campus. I than began seeing him perform spoken word at most of the open mic events… Continue reading ‘SICCO-THE EP’ Why you should listen to this EP and check out the artist SwitchUp Talon:
Caleborate is a hip-hop artist from the Bay Area in California. Over winter break my dad put me on to his music, we were on our way to the mall and my dad casually said "check this out" . It was 4-willem, the hook was the first thing that caught my… Continue reading Caleborate ‘Real Person’: Why you should include this album on your playlist..
LKTONIO is a hip hop artist from the city of Flint, Michigan. I originally became a fan of LKTONIO's music during my sophomore year of college. Many of the tracks on his EP Phone-Mag®️ were relatable at the time. As a lover of hip hop, and the art of storytelling, I naturally fell in love with… Continue reading LKTONIO: Michigan’s Next Big Artist:
Lik 1w@¥ is a 22 year old rapper from the city of Columbus, Ohio. I initally had the pleasure of hearing and seeing Lik 1w@¥ perform at Wilberforce University, where we both attend, during a school event. I fell in love with his flow instantly, with metaphors and lyrics that gave me a Nas or J Cole vibe,… Continue reading Lik 1w@¥: An up and coming lyrical genius:
Sometime last month I was given the opportunity to write a recap article for a concert. Little did I know, it would take much more than sitting back and observing, and then writing about the experience. OG MACO with Evan the Twerkgod live in concert Recap: Lesson #1: For an event such as this one,… Continue reading What I learned as a writer in attempting to write a recap article for a concert: