My Love/Hate Relationship with Drake

I have a love/hate relationship with Drake. “I’m more than just an option..hey hey hey.. refuse to be forgotten…hey hey hey.. I took a chance with my heart…”  The lyrics to this song gave me the sentiment that Aubrey and I were already well on our way to being personally acquainted. Image: © Dafydd Owen/UPPA/ZUMA Wire ...more

Kid Cudi ‘s Influence on Terrance Hunt is Undeniable in Hunt ‘s new Music Video Mary J on YouTube

If you’re a fan of Kid Cudi, then you need to check out Raw Entertainment’s artist Terrance Hunt. Hunt uses music as a getaway to express pain, love, and everyday life- making his music even more powerful over his solid beats. A car accident at the age of eleven deeply affected his life, which opened up his mind to the world of poetry and rap. The video for “Mary J” is very dark yet lively at the same time....more

Beats, Rhymes, and Unrealistic Reality

As my daily research and reading occurred, I ran into a lovely article entitled, Why Do Black Men Glamorize Rap Music? I remember having plenty of conversations with my beau on his choice of being a rapper and the choice that many make on becoming a rapper. I remembered he stated that being from an impoverished area that your only choice of careers are being a rapper, ball player, drug dealer and that’s it. Now I can see his point of view on the limited of role models and career choices that are available....more

Want Ta Hear Da Hottest New Rap Album Dis Year? Check Hip Hop Star Terrance Hunt!

Want ta hear da hottest new album dis year? Ya gotta check Hip Hop star Terrance Hunt! His current single, “Mary J” (feat. RakanNn) has babes and high end slow motion and reverse effects. Check Terrance Hunt’s single, “Mary J,” and hit dat “like”. Show ‘em some love on Youtube....more

Too Legit to Quit

Yeah, yeah. Before you tell me I'm hopelessly outdated, I know that "Too Legit to Quit" is an M.C. Hammer song and the picture on this post is Queen Latifah. I have no idea if these artists are considered Hip Hop. I think they are. But definitely Old Skool. Like me....more

Music is My Life

Music clears my mind after a long day of work or school. The internet gives me the resources to look for new music in the genre of my choice. I am in love with soul music, the melodies and lyrics speak to me. My favorites Jill Scott, John Legend, Erykah Badu, Trey Songz, Usher, R. Kelly and Anthony Hamilton.  Then there are times when I listen to John Mayer, there is this song called "Gravity" it has the sweetest tone and listen to it when I am feeling the blues. Hip hop is also in my iPod, Common, Lupe Fiasco, Drake, J.Cole, Wiz Khalifa, to name a few bump through my headphones....more

The Revival: A Documentary About Women In Hip Hop

Back in October of 2008, BlogHer's Suzanne asked "Where Are The Women In Hip Hop?"...more

New Multi-Cultural Educational/Entertainment show begins airing Sept. 5

Hey all you Music lovers out there! What do The Jazz Crusaders, India.Arie, Wyclef Jean, Amy Grant, CECE Winans, Roberta Flack, Donnie McClurkin and Jon Secada have in common? They are all performing, showing their videos, interviewing and/or appearing on the all new multi-cultural music television show, Yhur Music TV  (not spelled Your Music TV, its spelled YHUR Music TV) coming your way this season! ...more

Banning Hip Hop Makes The Place Uncool, And Offensive

The owners told him that at their old skating rink they played hip-hop and there were a lot of unruly behaviors and fights. To avoid that, hip-hop music was banned from the new establishment. They told him he couldn’t play anything with an urban beat. ...more