The first day of NFL free agency is known by most as the first day of the league year. And while teams were not technically allowed to sign players to new contracts until 4 PM on March 10, word began to leak a few days prior to the starting bell. Somewhat of a buzz kill, […]Read more "Examining the NFL Free Agency Frenzy: A Comprehensive First Impression"
So help me God, this is all happening so fast. It’s official — Yeezy season is in full effect. And what another quarterly yearly creative takeover it’s been already for Ye. Shall I count the ways? Amidst a wailing Nori, Kanye dropped his inaugural Yeezy.Supply line with adidas Originals, one that included the highly anticipated release of the Yeezy […]Read more "It’s Yeezy Season, What Did You Expect?"
Brandishing a developing sound that he claims to be “That new Toronto,” and lyrical skills that don’t appear to be deteriorating anytime soon, Drake’s If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late serves as a warning flare to the rest of the rap game. As if this past weekend in music didn’t present enough to gloat about, […]Read more "Project Review | Drake Gives us a Glimpse From the 6"
With the release of his first full length album, young Brooklynite Joey Bada$$ projects his current state of mind as he looks to transition from New York’s young rap prince to its reigning king. But is king of New York enough in today’s current state of hip-hop? Since the dawn of its inception, the origins of […]Read more "Joey Bada$$ “B4.DA.$$” Album Review"
Forest Hills Compositions | A seasoned veteran to the rap game, Jermaine Cole’s third major label album offers up the perspective of a self-aware, well-versed “B-List Celebrity” who has honed his craft. He’s not worried about the crown this time though. Cole’s coming back for what’s his, regardless of the fact that it isn’t necessarily […]Read more "Forest Hills Compositions | Fleshing out J. Cole’s Third Album"
As much as we’d like to deny it, birthdays are a special day for most of us. Most people wake up that day with a little extra bounce in their step, and a tad bit more sense of entitlement than usual. Not you? Well, I refuse to refute. My birthday, though I do my best […]Read more "Frank Ocean At His Best With “You Are Luhh”"
GoPros are fun. iMovie is fun. 4 AM film editing is fun. Hope you all enjoy.Read more "MADE IN AMERICA 2014"
My mother has always told me that one of my trademark tendencies is that I often give people the benefit of the doubt, “just like my great-grandfather.” It’s something that I’ve actually come to enjoy about my personality. Giving people the benefit of the doubt, and more specifically not coming to ill-conceived opinions about people […]Read more "A Couple Lessons to us All | Kendrick Lamar’s New Single “i”"
So just recently I paid a visit to Jay Z’s annual Made In America festival. Made In America is a music festival held in Philly, and as of this year LA, where Jay Z tries to unite the three main genres of music together into one gigantic concert. In Philly the venue is located right […]Read more "Finding Yeezus"