On a bi-weekly basis, I like to take the time to simplify my digital existence, the likes of which include but are not limited to: cleaning up my email, deleting any extraneous pictures off of my phone, erasing any drunk texts that I may have definitely sent (and subsequently regretted), and ridding my DMs of the […]Read more "Questions Before Rodeo"
The dred-headed step child. The self proclaimed “bi-polar” poet that plays Zelda, obsesses over NBA basketball, and fucks with Yogis. That’s Wale. Seldom a fan for the dramatic, Mr. Folarin’s been a deviation from the rest of Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group since joining the squad in 2011. Enlisted extensively on MMG’s first compilation, Self Made […]Read more "Blue Moon Rising | “The Album About Nothing” Review"
Forgive me, for I have been absent. This juggling routine of mine is going to take some getting used to. That’s besides the point though. I risked my life two weeks back, and despite some mere flesh wounds, I have risen like the phoenix amidst a mound of ashes. Remember that rodeo I was telling you […]Read more "Travi$ Scott’s Rodeo Burned Down the Troc, and I Survived to Tell the Tale"
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?"
Inside Look | Peep Delaware group Cypher Clique’s New Project “Everyone is Dangerous” There’s a great deal to be said about the stars aligning when in pursuit of something great. That’s what Dover, Delaware hip-hop squadron Cypher Clique has been grinding for since 2007, and with the release of their latest EP and short story […]Read more "Inside Look | Peep Delaware group Cypher Clique’s New Project “Everyone is Dangerous”"
Questioning Religion | Travi$ Scott, Young Thug, & Metro Boomin’s “Rodeo Tour” The irony that I’m currently experiencing while writing these words is quite astounding… Well, to me at least. As I’ve stated from the jump, I’m a devout, sometimes borderline rabid Kanye West fan. Sure, the first hip-hop album I ever purchased was Nelly’s […]Read more "Questioning Religion | Travi$ Scott, Young Thug, & Metro Boomin’s “Rodeo Tour”"
Scott Mescudi had been a native Clevelander for the first twenty years of his life. Most know him better these days as KiD CuDi, but that’s only because in 2004 he moved in with his uncle, Khalil Madi (a fellow musician), to the South Bronx of New York, with nothing but $500 and a demo […]Read more "A Picture Worth >1000 Words | The Moon Man’s Final Journey"