Category Archives for Hip Hop
what a sad, frustrating, slow, long, cold and mournful day. yup…all those dealies wrapped into one. woke up this morning to find out that Ed Koch, former mayor of new york city, passed away. and if you’re like me and … Continue reading
any hip hop heads out there? i know there’s a few. and if you’ve been following along like i have, you’ll know that Skillz (i still call him Mad Skillz) has recently released his LAST album ever. oh sure, lots … Continue reading
so with all this debate talk and who won and who lost and blah blah blah, i think it’s time for me to rethink why i actually like watching stuff like what happened last night. debates are fun. people arguing … Continue reading
blah. what a freakin long day. ya know, i know never really hung out much on friday nights, but man…it sure was fun to HAVE THE OPTION to at least think about going out and being a social creature of … Continue reading
whatever happened to great R&B (or even hip hop) music groups? where did they all go. i’m not too sure, but is Destiny’s Child the LAST R&B girl group…and is….Jagged Edge or……hmm…..Blackstreet……or…….uh…what was the name of Sisqo’s group…..oh Dru Hill……were … Continue reading
hearing about death is the worst. especially when it’s someone you actually (kinda) know. in case you don’t know, hip hop and record mogul, Chris Lighty, as found dead today in his bronx apartment….apparently he decided to take his own … Continue reading
so what if you found out that i didnt even write this blog. that all these days that i’ve been journaling and putting down into this thing, weren’t written by me. that they were all just made by a combination … Continue reading
and the heat is back! yowzer. super hot today….and its supposed to get hotter tomorrow. and my bad luck of ALWAYS choosing the wrong subway car (the one with the AC broken) continues…geeeyah. anyhoo…i cam home and i FINALLY got … Continue reading
in case you don’t know, i listen to music everyday. i would say i listen to about a good 2 hours of music pretty much everyday. and my tastes in music has varied over the years. while i’ll always be … Continue reading
so here we go. today was a busy day. nintendo came out with their stuff (ZombiU!), and i worked a lot (yay?), but i ain’t gonna focus on that stuff today. nope…today i’m gonna talk music (cause, of course, it’s … Continue reading
dang…what started out as Star Wars day (May the 4th be with you…get it?? hardee har har), ended up in sadness. well….sadness if you’re a big music fan like i be. in case you haven’t heard, MCA from the Beastie … Continue reading
gah. some guy threw up on the subway train going home today. totally stunk up the joint. ah new york. anyhoo….thats not what i’m writing about today. as most of ya’ll know, i’m a super music freak, meaning i listen … Continue reading
listening to this brand new Common album. i know. i’m freakin late. came out on tuesday, but…i haven’t had time to grab it and listen to it. but now…its late..i got it and….bumpin it….here’s the review…
the first song i ever heard from The Roots was “What They Do.” i think it was back in 1996. it was the summer. and i remember seeing THIS video on BET.
tired tired. what a hectic day. but i’m finally home after working super hard and getting stuffs done. but after work, ran over to Best Buy to pick up the DELUXE version of this WATCH THE THRONE album. now i’m … Continue reading
ah thursday. or what i like to call “Fake Friday.” this is like the tease of the week. and if you go out on a night like this, you get all messed up cause you gotta keep telling yourself that … Continue reading
for those that don’t think i’m spontaneous enough….how’s this for spontaneity. went to see a small Lupe Fiasco concert today, courtesy of my music bud @graciepoo. check it out….
14 years ago today, the Biggie Smalls, aka the Notorious BIG was shot and killed. such a tragic murder (still unsolved), and just an all around tragic day for hip hop. where was i during this time? well well well….