When you think of the golden era of Hip-Hop, 2015 is likely not the first date that comes to mind. Think back to 1994 when Nas, Wu-Tang, and Biggie were dominating the New York Hip-Hop scene; had up-and-comer Joey Bada$$ been born 10 years earlier, he’d be right up there with them. With … Continue reading
“Hip-Hop ain’t dead, it lives in the North”… and no I’m not talking about Drake. Shad has continuously proven himself to be one of the most talented and socially conscious MC’s in the game with his albums The Old Prince, Juno-winning TSOL, and Flying Colours. On all of these albums Shad has showcased his ability to … Continue reading
In the build-up to their upcoming collaborative album Surf, Chance the Rapper and the Social Experiment release the short film “SoXDay”. Continue reading
Frank Ocean mysteriously just dropped a new track on his tumblr. This is Frank’s first piece of new material (other than features and collaborations) since his critically acclaimed channel orange. The lo-fi track (which is likely just a demo or draft) features makeshift percussion and an airy electric piano. Link below Memrise Frank is rumoured to … Continue reading
Chance shares a cut called “Sunday Candy” that is the happiest shit you’ve heard since his cover of the Arthur theme song Continue reading
Although, generic was the last thing I would expect for Jaden Smith given all of this build up, it did not come as a let down
Thank you BasedGod. Last Monday night, when I should have been taking advantage of my reading break by doing some much needed studying, I instead decided to go see the legendary Lil B the BasedGod.