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 attention, as Caleborate says… Continue reading Caleborate ‘Real Person’: Why you should include this album on your playlist..
Advisory: "Now keep in mind that I'm an artist and I'm sensitive about my sh*t". -Erycah Badu: If you do not like the language that I decide to use within my poetry, you DO NOT have to read. If what I say offend's your beliefs, and you can't back it up, keep it to yourself.… Continue reading My name is A•L•L•A•H•N•A: “You will address me as such”
Jordan Paul is a 22 year old artist, entrepreneur, creative connecter and more currently residing in Flint, Michigan. If you visit Jordan's social media you will certainly be intrigued by his fashion, positivity and more that he promotes. Everything that I do is a learning experience, and in having the opportunity to interview Jordan,… Continue reading Jaywithbenefits: A Creative Connector promoting positivity within the city of Flint:
The year 2017 has certainly been a year to remember. From all of the sexual allegations in Hollywood, to racism, and despite the orange man whom we are forced to call our president (Trump) having the audacity to believe that he has any sense. There have been many major wins in the culture. From Hip… Continue reading My Top Five moments “For The Culture” this year:
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:
Spike Lee's " She's Gotta Have it" originally came to life in 1986. Over 30 years later, She's Gotta Have it resurfaced this past thanksgiving in the form of a 10 episode series on Netflix. The main character Nola Darling, is a 27 year old artist living in Brooklyn, New York. Nola Darling identifies as… Continue reading She’s Gotta Have “Respect”: How street art sparked a very important conversation..