Posts tagged "hip hop"

I'm Sick of Chief Keef

I'm Sick of Chief Keef
I’m a hip hop (rap), fan from way back, I truly enjoy hip hop culture, music and have enjoyed the evolution of the genre over the last 30 years. But I’m sick of hearing about the local hip hop idiot Chief Keef and his every (seemingly illegal move), like its front page news. Actually our... Read more »

Why Hip Hop Needs Its Own Hall of Fame

Why Hip Hop Needs Its Own Hall of Fame
The Rock n Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland is good, for those who play, follow and love rock music but let’s be honest, that’s largely pop culture and from day one hip hop has been its own culture (just like Rock N Roll was intially), hence why it was created. So many quality, smart... Read more »

Why I Dislike Modern Commercial Hip Hop

Why I Dislike Modern Commercial Hip Hop
I’m a hip hop fan from way back (back when we called it “rap”), and before I rant, I’m guilty of lovin’ some less than ideal music that might have been derogatory and just not that great but it was my generation so I was feelin’ it. Have you listened to the hip hop that... Read more »
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Baby Mama Drama TV; The Choice is Yours

Baby Mama Drama TV; The Choice is Yours
In case you haven’t heard there is a new reality show called “All My Babies Mama’s” on the Oxygen Network. It consists of Atlanta based Rapper “Shawty Lo” (real name is Carlos Walker), who has 11 children by 10 different women. And to think he is the same age I am (36), and has had... Read more »

Believe The Hype; Public Enemy Is Now In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Believe The Hype; Public Enemy Is Now In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame
On Wednesday night it was announced that Public Enemy was the fourth hip hop group (Grandmaster Flash, Run DMC & Beastie Boys proceed them), to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame. Now granted as much as I admire blues legend Albert King and his influence on rock, blues & jazz (and... Read more »
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