Posts tagged "Phonte"

The top 10 2014 best in music releases!

  As I was writing this blog I saw that Joe Cocker has just died at the age of 70. You can read more about Joe Cocker here. http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-30582761   Music was and is the greatest equalizer when it comes to race relations and if you can sing it doesn’t matter what color you are because... Read more »

The Best Male and Female rappers in hip hop of all times.

DJ FINK has TURNED UP his top Male/Female rappers list of all times. Ok I used the term, “Turned Up” because I had to sound like I was as hip as the B.E.T awards show and the current rappers of the day. I don’t even know what “Turned Up” is! That being said, I wanted... Read more »

15 years after the Miseducation of Lauryn Hill the emptiness still exists.

I loved the FUGEES. As a matter of fact Lauryn Hill wasn’t even my favorite Fugee, neither was Wyclef Jean. Nope that honor went to John Forte. He was underrated. Yes I said it. The first CD he released was entitled, “Poly Sci”. If you haven’t heard that entire CD, and you are a true... Read more »
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If you had to make a Hip Hop Time Capsule for the year 2510 what CD’s would you place in the capsule?

After watching the latest regurgitated time travel movie on television I decided to create a Hip Hop Time Capsule for the planet of Mercury’s graduating class of 2510. Believe me the aliens aren’t going to be caring if Beyonce lip-synced the National Anthem, (WHO GIVES A F— ANYWAY), or whether Manti Teo’s girlfriend missed the... Read more »

DJ FINK's BEST CD's of 2012... I wish you the best Urban Digital Content in the New Year. :)

DJ FINK…best CD’s of 2012 This isn’t my usual long diatribe of which music era is better than the next. This is flat out just my top 10 picks for 2012. Wow that year went by quick. I am still bumping New Tigalo, New Tigalo as CD of the year in 2011, but alas poor... Read more »

The top 10 reasons I can’t come out with a top 10 listing of the greatest Rappers of all time.

I see that every magazine, television music program, and Hip-Hop aficionado around this time comes out with the best 10 rappers of all time. There are the usual suspects in the top 5 but there are also people who have no business being on that list. I am no genius. I have never ghost written.... Read more »
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"Donald Glover" aka "Troy Barnes" aka "Childish Gambino" aka, "The New Hollywood Triple Threat".

There is nothing childish about Donald Glover, aka Donald McKinley Glover one of the former writers on the show, “30 Rock”, or aka Troy Barnes the funny dude on the NBC comedy series, “Community”. Today however we will refer to Donald Glover as, “Childish Gambino” his unique rap alter ego. We love a hip-hop performer... Read more »