Tagged “rap”

Musiq Soulchild Is A Rapper Now And I’m Annoyed

Look, I’m all for artists evolving and heel-toeing down the road to get dem dollaz, but I would be lying if I said seeing a great artist go full Trey Songz doesn’t hurt my heart

Drake, The Most Talented Rapper…Ever

There's no one who can drop a hot 16 and do what Drake did last night, as he owned the ESPYs by vacillating between witty, funny, clever, mean, charming, self-deprecating, corny, and creepy.

Macklemore’s Real Problem With Black People

Imagine a world where... 1. Justin Bieber and Beyonce performed together at a major event ...

The Nerd Rapper Revolution

(The Champ’s latest at Complex on how nerds and nerd culture have dominated rap culture this yea...

Rappers Do Dumb-Ass Things, And Say Dumb-Ass Sh*t. Why Is This News Now?

On the strength of his Ether-related "comeback," there are few albums I anticipated more than...

Why Nas’ “Daughters” Is 100% Right And 100% Wrong At The Same Time

Full disclosure: I'm a "Nas guy."  What this basically means is that even though I recogni...

Why It’s True That Men Need To Fall For Women A Bit Harder Than They Fall For Us

One of the best (and worst) things about being an adult is the occasional realization that certa...

can’t knock the hustle?

my parents love to impress me with their contemporary urban (heh) music knowledge. there isn't a...