For months I have been wrestling with thoughts of new ideas for my blog. Struggling with feeling as if I was producing the same content, and it was becoming boring. To my surprise the universe sent a fellow blogger, creative, hip-hop head, and supporter by the name… Continue reading Special Guest Blog Post: I Bloomed, I Grew: Flower Boy One Year Later..
Creo is an artist from the city of Detroit, Michigan. As a lover of storytelling through lyrics, I have been listening to and following Creo as an artist for some time now. Creo's music is very raw and authentic. He never fails to uplift, inspire, motivate, and spread positivity in some way or another throughout… Continue reading Creo ‘From the Soul’: An up and coming Detroit artist with a lot to say lyrically..
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..
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: