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Music: Why Chance The Rapper’s Be Encouraged Tour Will Be A Big Hit

Chance the Rapper announced after his first tour that he would be going on tour again including multiple cities he left out of his first tour, and multiple festivals. With Chance making his final stop in Tampa, Florida at the Amalie Arena. The city was already packed with U2 making it’s stop in Tampa as […]

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Snoop Dogg: 25 years of Music.

When it comes to the early 90s hip-hop the first names people often think of are Big and Tupac. Arguably the two biggest names from that era and often brought up when speaking of rap’s greatest. One name that flies under the radar is Snoop. One of the biggest stars of our generations and people […]

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“All Love Lost” Album Review

Whether he is recording music, doing a podcast or on reality television – Joe Budden has made himself out to be the most “open book” of a rapper today. Budden has had a way of keeping listeners engaged with his struggles through addiction, depression and his definition of “love.” His formula throws many off, and […]

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“Compton” Album Review: Dr. Dre On Point

Fans of hip hop have waited since 1999 for this.   It was in 1999 that Dr. Dre released “Chronic 2001” his smash follow up album to his 1992 classic, “The Chronic.”  Dr. Dre is an icon not only for hip hop, but music as a whole. He helped pioneer the gangsta rap era with N.W.A; […]

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“Special Effects” Album Review: Tech N9ne Overextends Genre Appeal

Tech N9ne is credited as being one of the hardest working artist in the hip hop industry. He has become a self-made millionaire by marketing himself and his label Strange Music since 1999.   If you blink for too long, he may drop another EP or mixtape in between album releases and if you listen […]

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“Love Story” Album Review: Yelawolf Shows True Artistic Self

Yelawolf made a name for himself independently before signing with Eminem’s Shady Records in 2011. His first release with Shady Records was “Radioactive” and it’s success was underwhelming.  There wasn’t much promotion behind it and this went down as two consecutive failures for Eminem who also failed to do much with the release of the […]

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Iggy Azalea: Her Long Road To Hip-hop Stardom

Iggy Azalea has become one of the most polarizing names in American pop culture. Whether it be for her lyricism, flashy fashion sense, or crazy love life, the world is caught up in Iggy fever. Azalea was just another aspiring rap artist looking for her chance to shine. Growing up in Australia didn’t give her […]

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“Dark Sky Paradise” Album Review: Big Sean Drops Best Project Yet

Detroit native Big Sean’s third album “Dark Sky Paradise” is a take on his fame and all that comes with it.  The good and the bad. Talent wise, Big Sean has all the goods and he’s shown that in appearances leading up to this album. Big Sean has proven that he can hang with the […]

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“If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late” Album Review: Drake’s Artistic Growth Seemingly Stunted

During the hype surrounding NBA All Star weekend in New York City, the Toronto Raptors’ celebrity ambassador, Drake, decided to drop a mixtape. “If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late” is supposedly a collection of “throw away tracks” that Drake has compiled onto one project. Drake’s success has come with a lot of controversy amongst […]

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“Sremmlife” Album Review: A Lot Of What’s Wrong With Today’s Hip-Hop In Debut

The youth movement in today’s hip-hop has come under heavy scrutiny.  Most of it is unfair though.  “Old School vs New School” is a topic that will never go away in any genre of music. Depending when you grew up and the sound that was popular during your adolescence all the way through your adult […]