Yo, Hip Hop!

Salute to the real OG: Hip Hop. Hip Hop's official 44th birthday is today. My cousin used to play Public Enemy all the time. #FearOfABlackPlanet posters hung on his wall. Fast forward a few years and there I was, playing Wu-Tang singing word for word triumphantly, with Pac posters, Source and VIBE covers hanging on…

We Made It

Jay Electronica & Jay Z dropped their own lil version of Soulja Boy/Drake’s “We Made It”. Whenever I hear Electronica’s name, I think of he & heiress, Kate Rothschild, which without fail reminds me of Nica & Thelonious… ‪#‎WeMadeIt‬ Edit 3.25: Track has been removed. Hopefully you caught the blog and listened in time.

Major Life Lessons From Early Kanye

Heart of the City ~ Life Lessons from early Ye “Ain’t no love, in the heart of the city..” Kanye initially envisioned giving the “Heart of the City” beat to DMX. Jay heard it and took it. Moral of the story: Be smart and flexible enough to spot opportunities that may not sync with your…

Jay-Z’s “MCHG” Goes Platinum Before It Even Hits Store Shelves

Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail, MCHG will go platinum before it even hits store shelves. In collaboration with Samsung, Jay-Z created a promotional MCHG app for Samsung users which can be downloaded here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.samsungmobileusa.magnacarta The first 1 million Samsung users to download the app will receive MCHG on July 4th, a full 3 days before…