Approximately three years ago, photographer/DJ and friend @DJWhoBTR introduced me to the good Reverend daily affirmations for faith, titled “Words of Wisdom“. After I noticed how lax my dude was getting as delivering the word to me, I subscribed on my own and have been happily hooked ever since.
I asked this question via Facebook: Which one came first…the chicken or the egg? In this case, what came first…poetry or rapping?
Composed by Tuesday Knight Often slung around general conversation or introductions like checks on the first and fifteen, the terms “baby”, “sexy”,” boo”, “wifey” and “mama” should be elected for permanently placement on the “do not utter” list (unless any of those names are listed on your birth certificate).
Former Grand Hustle protege’ Rashad Morgan has teamed up with Jazze Pha to deliver a lighter alternative to the “ass like damn” perspectives women receive in today’s music. By all means, there is no shade to those who got it but sometimes it’s cool to just be you and “keep it 100.”
When Nina takes over the office, J and the Gutbuster employees are subject to her wrath. A special Halloween episode! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=miGmVCb9C4U&feature=feedu]
With his new book “One Day It’ll All Make Sense” on shelves nationwide and the circulation of “Blue Sky” tickling the interest to hip-hop connoisseurs and pursuers alike, the official reel to “Blue Sky” should serve as the icing to his promotional pastry. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=6ZkkFYfh8V0] Keep up with Common via ThinkCommon.com and be on the look
iSUPPORT: “The Cola Cypher” featuring D. Gates + J. Skee + Bigbone + Maine Thickah + Adam Taylor + Boneface
Ci-pher or Cy-pher [sahy-fer] A method of secret writing using substitution or transposition of letters according to a key In other words, a cypher is a method of using a substitution of words and the transposition of varying flows according to a given beat/track. Stemming from the origins of hip-hop music and culture, cyphers mostly
Former video vixen Angel Lola Luv has stuck to her guns. She has done few-to-no video appearances over the past couple years and we’ve seen even less and less of her in between the covers of King, Show and Smooth. In her pursuit of forfeiting her “model behavior” and moniker, Lola Monroe can official consider
Hailing from Memphis, TN, you can say Don has “tripped” into a lovely situation with super-producer’s Cool&Dre’s Epidemic Music. Blogs dig him. YouTube views are bonkers. And now Don taps the talented @CeeLoGreen in this endearing open letter to his seed “Letter to My Son.”
Renowned author, activist and educator Angela Davis spoke out about the #occupyWallStreet movement while planting seeds of wisdom for President Obama. via MsDramaTV Ms. Drama talks to legendary activist Angela Davis on the red carpet about Occupy Wallstreet and its impact. In the interview, Davis acknowledges the importance of the people coming together to call