Tag: thoughtful

May 10, 2018 /
May 3, 2017 /

The longer I sit with All AmeriKKKan Bada$$, the latest record from Brooklyn emcee Joey Bada$$, the more I’m uncovering.

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February 23, 2017 /

Late last year an album called December 99th was released to poor reviews and little fanfare.

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November 17, 2016 /

Don’t get it confused: At the end of the day Common is still a brother from the South side of Chicago, and he can still spit fire with the best of ’em.

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October 27, 2016 /

Cali rapper Fashawn‘s 2009 debut, Boy Meets World, forever occupies a special place in my heart.

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October 18, 2016 /

There’s something about Quelle Chris which really commands my attention.

The Detroit producer and emcee has been operating for a few years now but everyone started playing catch up once he dropped his 2013 LP, Niggas is Men.

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November 13, 2014 /

Just two brothers born in 1-9-7-(T)-8…

The 1978ers are the duo of yU and SlimKat78, two DC-based artists playing their part in raising the bar for DMV (that’s the District, Maryland and Virginia) hip-hop and for warm, feel-good music in general.

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August 22, 2012 /

“Somewhere between my living and dying, between tribulation and triumph, I’ve been trying to figure who I am…”

yU is the king of what he does.

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