Category Archives: Hip-Hop Dopeness
I wonder if people’s reaction to “The Blacker The Berry” will change once the song’s meaning sinks in. Because Kendrick Lamar hasn’t created an anthem, at least not a traditional one. He isn’t merely reflecting the moment or the burgeoning #blacklivesmatter … Continue reading
My thoughts on the video trailer for Raekwon’s “Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang.”
My thoughts on the Redman song “Defjammable” and why he’s one of the great hip-hop artists.
My thoughts on why the Father and Sun cypher was my favorite from the 2010 BET Hip Hop Awards.
Before Tupac and Lord Jamar, LL Cool J was the emcee I wanted to be like. I went through a stupid number of cassette tapes of Bigger and Deffer before I finally got a CD and treated it like the … Continue reading