Angel Taylor – Lost in the Fog

By at 22 September, 2009, 6:47 am

Music is as subjective as ice cream, we all have a flavor that resonates with us, whether it’s deep rich chocolate blues or a nutty flavored Amaretto. I was assigned the task to review Ms. Taylor’s new album and at first I was hesitant — not wanting to say the “wrong” thing, but as I […]

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Lost Ones

By at 30 July, 2007, 10:00 am

So while writing a friend of mine, trying to explain why he shouldn’t move out of the “hood” and the merits of staying and making it a home, I had to put myself in his shoes – someone trying to be upwardly mobile, even borderline bougie would obviously believe that the ‘burbs are the promise […]

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2012 Olympics – HIP HOP Does It Again

By at 11 June, 2007, 2:00 pm

With Hip Hop under attack for misogynistic lyrics and content, artists that seem to be “faking the funk” and a seemly lost generation of kids whose apathy only matches the amount of platinum teeth they have in their grillz or their success equaling how many BM’s or BD’s (Baby’s Mommas/Daddies) you got, the one thing […]

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R. Kelly still far from Flirting with Justice?

By at 9 May, 2007, 9:00 am

I’m so conflicted right now. As one of my peeps has forwarded an article to me to comment on I realize, I have mixed feelings about the situation. If you haven’t hit the CNN page today then click here. R. Kelly has been making hits since the 90’s. I’ll admit that I enjoy the music […]

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Nappy Heads Strike Back

By at 18 April, 2007, 11:06 am

Nappy Heads Strike Back So what can I say about Don Imus that hasn’t already been said. . . I’m glad he’s fired? – nah not really, I’m not for taking food from out somebody’s mouth. It’s about time. . . well, probably. I realize the one thing we haven’t said to Don Imus is […]

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CBS Fires Radio Bigot Don Imus

By at 14 April, 2007, 2:00 pm

The Rev. Al Sharpton says he and his supporters are now poised to go after major entertainment corporations who finance the production and distribution of violent and mysoginistic gangsta rap music, videos and related publications. It will expose the hypocrisy practiced by Jewish CEO’s and corporate figures who profit from gangsta rap music. read more […]

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Busta On The Road To Jail?

By at 27 March, 2007, 6:01 pm

How do you f*ck up a good settlement deal with the law? By driving with a suspended license. What could have been a get out of jail free card has now lead Busta Rhymes to a court date that may see him serving time.Criminal Court Judge Tanya Kennedy withdrew the three year probation, five days […]

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Soul Train Music Awards 2007: It still exists!

By at 13 March, 2007, 7:58 am

Not sure if anyone new about the Soul Train Awards that recently taped this past weekend but following please find the winners: Best R&B/Soul Single, Female: Beyoncé – “Irreplaceable” Best R&B/Soul Single, Male: John Legend – “Save Room” Best R&B/Soul Single, Group, Band or Duo: Gnarls Barkley – “Crazy” Best R&B/Soul Album, Female: Mary J. Blige […]

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Luvanmusiq by Musiq Soulchild: Is Rap in his future?

By at 13 March, 2007, 6:39 am

Musiq Soulchild is back (I know he dropped the Soulchild, who cares?) with a new LP, Luvanmusiq. First we heard the single ‘Buddy.’ Soon after Ja Rule and some other dude got a hold of it while in Africa and did the remix (might have been De La Soul or was that where the sample […]

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