52 Week Song Challenge | Week Two: Forget Me

Two weeks ago I decided to something with my music I hadn’t been doing recently, challenge myself. It’s easy to get comfortable and as a result stale and stagnant with growth. We then sit around wishing and hoping that maybe if we’re lucky enough something amazing will happen. Well this mind frame isn’t anywhere near the truth and will only …

52 Week Song Challenge | Week One: Bluefaces

I’ve been making music for a while now, over ten years at least. Given the circumstances I’ve been able to accomplish a lot in that time frame, but not enough. Musically things were becoming stale for me, I was getting bored, and seriously considering giving up. So after some soul searching and contemplation I decided to combat the feeling by …

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Lil Wayne – Carter V Review

After six years Lil Wayne gives us finally Tha Carter V as promised. The project starts with a lengthy statement from Jacida Carter, Wayne’s mother. Carter V immediately gets to ‘Don’t Cry’ with help on the feature from XXXtentacion, with a surprise outro featuring a Barack Obama soundbite shouting out Weezy & Lebron. Uproar opens with the signature sound of Swiss Beatz’s production …

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Carter V Finally Released By Lil Wayne

The fifth installment of Weezy’s Tha Carter series is finally being released. It’s been a long, roller coaster of a ride for Wayne in the six years it took to get this project to the public. The iconic album’s release was first announced in 2012, and has since experienced a number of drastic hiccups along the way. From Martin Shkreli’s acquiring the …

Tef Poe, The Knuckles Bring STL to LA

Living in LA it’s not often I get to enjoy the staples of home. Gone are the days of ordering Imo’s pizza, or a box of fried rice on a Tuesday night. Riding down highway 70 was second nature, now it’s something I only do once a year if lucky. So when you see a social media post that Tef …

When MGK Responds, Where Will He Go?

The last month in hip hop has been a roller coaster of events. From Eminem’s surprise album ‘Kamikaze‘ to the death of Mac Miller, to Cardi & Nicki’s Met Gala confrontation, alot of things are shaping the culture going forward. But the hot topic is obviously Eminem and Machine Gun Kelly’s rap beef finally brewing over from Twitter to tracks. …