Muzic Column

Lil Wayne feat. Drake-Grindin

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s Lil Wayne prepares for the 5th installment in his Carter series he gave fans something to hold them over.  Yesterday Wayne released “Grindin” feat. Drake which is the follow up single to “Believe Me” which also features Drake.  Produced by Boi-1da, Vinylz and Detail check out the track below and leave your thoughts in the comments section.   Read More »

Marsha Ambrosius-“Friends & Lovers” Album Review

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hree years after her critically acclaimed solo album “Late Nights & Early Mornings” Marsha Ambrosius’s sophomore follow-up “Friends & Lovers” is now upon us. The sultry songstress attempts to avoid the sophomore jinx by taking her time and carefully crafting an album that sticks to the theme and explores this dynamic. The album opens up with the seductive “Friends & ... Read More »

EMJ?

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ichael Jordan is most certainly a legend and an icon. He has achieved feats on the hardwood that most basketball players can only dream of. He led the Chicago Bulls to six NBA Championships which was accomplished by 3-peating twice. His Jumpman logo is one of the most recognizable in the world and his Jordan Brand is a billion dollar ... Read More »

Please Hammer Don’t Hurt Em

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he year was 1990 and America was right in the middle of the hip-hop explosion.  Most would recognize this as part of the golden era of hip-hop.  Hip-hop was starting to move into mainstream America.  It started to move from the hoods and ghetto’s of inner city to middle America.  Nothing made it more evident that hip-hop had arrived to ... Read More »

Common-“Nobody’s Smiling” Album Review

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n July 22nd Common released his tenth studio album “Nobody’s Smiling”.  Three years after his last outing “The Dreamer/The Believer” Common and his longtime friend and producer No I.D. have once again teamed up to give Hip-Hop fans a reason to rejoice. Common has a career that has spanned two decades in an industry which in the words of Chris ... Read More »

Run The Jewels 2 Snippet-“Blockbuster Night Part 1”

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n 2012 Killer Mike released “R.A.P. Music” a critically acclaimed album that was solely produced by El-P from Aesop Rock and Cannibal Ox fame. In 2013  the pair teamed up together once again  under the moniker  “Run The Jewels” and released a self-titled album that received rave reviews . The two not too long after embarked on a successful  tour ... Read More »

Pharrell-“Come Get It Bae”

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harrell Williams,  known for being 1/2 of the super production team The Neptunes with his partner in crime Chad Hugo took radio airwaves by storm with his infectious, feel good single  “Happy”.  The song which was originally featured on the Despicable Me 2 soundtrack also made an appearance on Williams’s solo project aptly titled “Girl” which he has been quoted ... Read More »

Fabolous-Soul Tape 3 Review

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n Christmas Fabolous released the third installment in his Soul Tape series. With the success of it’s predecessors, Soul Tape 3 maintains it’s soulful sound utilizing samples as the backdrop for lyrics that are sure to speak to the listeners spirit. The mixtape opens with the track “Everything Was The Same” featuring Stacy Barthe which of course is a play on Drake’s “Nothing Was The Same” album ... Read More »