This evening was filled with emotions as President Barack Obama gave his final speech in his farewell address today in his hometown of Chicago. Barack and his family was so loved by the american people that we hate to see them go. The Obama family gave us realness, sophistication and everything we could ever hope … Continue reading Barack Obama’s Farewell Address: The best president we have ever had
Hey everyone! I know I've been slacking on content and I apologize. I was busy working on my thesis project titled "I'm Black and I'm Proud" : Hip-hop, Black Millennial's, and Understandings of Blackness! Thank the Lord, I finally completed and defended my thesis project. Below is my abstract. This study researches what role, if … Continue reading The Black Millennial Playlist
Rick Ross is a talented rapper on his own but he absolute bodies his features. Here is the track list to some of his best features. Here is the link and follow me on Apple Music for more playlists. Best Features: Rick Ross Bag of Money- Wale & Meek Mill Ft. Rick Ross Better Man- Partynextdoor … Continue reading Best Features Playlist: Rick Ross
This is the first lost an artist that has impacted me in a great way. Honestly, Mac was one of the first rappers that got me into Hip-Hop. Of course Lil Wayne, Jay-Z and Kanye West but that era of him, Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean, Casey Veggies, Curren$y, Wale, Dom Kennedy and Dom Kennedy; when … Continue reading Mac Miller: A Hip-Hop Legend
BardoAF is an upcoming artist from Atlanta by way of Chicago that is making a fresh new sound that is soulful but still hip-hop and Latin/Caribbean influenced. Check out what he has to say about, how he started rapping, being a bilingual rapper, staying motivated and his top three most influential rappers. Q: At what … Continue reading Creating a Fresh and New Sound as Bilingual Rapper: A Q&A with BardoAF
In 2018 African Americans are still breaking history by being the first African Americans in history to accomplish something. Londed Breed- First Black Mayor of San Francisco (2018) Ava DuVernay- First African-American woman to be nominated for Best Director by the Golden Globe Awards for Selma . Kamala Harris - First woman, first African American and … Continue reading Is Being “The First” African American in History Getting Played Out?
No more spring breaks, no more winter breaks, no more summer breaks, no more club meetings, sporting games, Greek life, college parties and the list goes on! I'm speaking on this because I want to share my experience from when I graduated from undergrad in 2015 from THE Alabama State University. I am also speaking … Continue reading Post-Grad Depression & The Transition from Undergrad to Adulthood
Come on this musical journey with me as we discover, VINCENT GOLDWATCH. VINCENT GOLDWATCH is a fictional diabolical rhymer and his ability to spit comes from his "Gold Watch" that was given to him by a high priest. Check out the opening song below called "Case of the Missing Watch" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDKHVhMpQ4M Yeah, ya'll feelin that? … Continue reading The Narrative, Tale and Vision of The Rhymer, VINCENT GOLDWATCH