When we all got a chance to listen to this album for the first time, one of the things that stood out to us was its approach. It seemed like the album catered to Drake’s long term mission to solidify his spot in hip hop, therefore it gave off […]
Before Meek Mill was known as twitter fingers, I referred to him as Mr. Temper Tantrum. And with this debut album, Mr. Temper Tantrum finally got his opportunity to tell his story.
Lets start this review with a confession: When I first heard Kendrick Lamar, I wasn’t really feeling his style. I thought he sounded like yet another gimmicky rapper that tried to rap fast and s**t to mask his lack of content. But after listening to a couple of his […]
You have to love Frank Ocean’s music. I’ve downloaded about 4 of his songs (Swim Good, We all Try, Thinkin’ About You, Novocane), and every single one had this new type of R&B element to it. That is what got me so excited about “Channel Orange.” Frank seems […]
For the seven people that bought Self Made Vol. 1, you should know how this power team operates already. They have hard hitters (Rick Ross), Temper tantrumers (Meek Mill), and fake poets (Wale). However, this new album adds an interesting element to their dynamic: It has the pop […]
J. Cole has carved himself out a great career thus far: He’s had a few number one albums, some Grammy nominated records, and the ultimate respect from his rap peers throughout his tenure. What makes these accolades even more impressive is the fact that he’s done this despite […]