Last Friday, February 2, 2013, I was making plans to attend an event in Harlem, when I heard about a benefit in Danbury, CT that caught my attention. There was a hip hop chick named Jass Bianchi that was putting on a show to benefit the EMT’s and first responders from the Sandy Hook Elementary… Read more »
IS AMERICA READY FOR “N*GGAS IN PARIS” TO WIN AT THE GRAMMYS
OPINION: IS BLACK HISTORY CONTROLLED BY BLACK PEOPLE?
“Rap snitches/Telling all their business/Sit in the court and be their own star witness” – MF Doom on “Rap Snitch Knishes” What would you think of someone whom the majority of the time you heard them speak they were discussing/reminiscing on/bragging about murdering people? What would you think of them if they rhythmically conveyed this… Read more »
There’s a famous scene from the cult classic movie “Scarface” where inebriated gangster, Tony Montana (Al Pacino) disses a bunch of classy conservative folks by telling them that they need people like him so they can point their fingers and say “that’s the bad guy.” Such is the strange relationship between the Right Wing and… Read more »
DEBATE: WHO HAD THE HOTTEST COVER? BEYONCE OR RIHANNA?
DEBATE: SHOULD MEEK RESPOND TO CASSIDY?
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Our satirical and funny friend, Andre Leroy Davis, was back at it again in 2012 with “The Last Word”, his unique brand of cartoonish commentary on current events and politics. After laying claim to a hit song and title (“YOLO” or “You Only Live Once”), Canadian rap sensation Drake argues that companies (like Walgreen’s and… Read more »
A CHRISTMAS STORY: REST IN PEACE, CAPITAL STEEZ
DJANGO UNCHAINED: 5 REASONS FOR, 5 REASONS AGAINST
“Babies. He killed babies.” That was the text message that blasted its terror from my iPhone into the sudden numbness of my mind when I first learned of the terrible mass shooting at that Connecticut elementary school. Babies, as young as kindergarteners, murdered, just because they were there. Nearly 30 dead in total, 20 of… Read more »
KATT ON A HOT-TIN ROOF: AN OPEN LETTER TO THOSE WHO LOVE MR. WILLIAMS
Our satirical and funny friend, Andre Leroy Davis, was back at it again in 2012 with “The Last Word”, his unique brand of cartoonish commentary on current events and politics. In the multi-billion dollar world of celebrity endorsements…all “gwop” ain’t good “gwop.” Just ask the reigning Queen of Hip-Hop Soul. We’ve loved Mary J. Blige… Read more »
Our satirical and funny friend, Andre Leroy Davis, was back at it again in 2012 with “The Last Word”, his unique brand of cartoonish commentary on current events and politics. He was a hero among Hip-Hop giants, with an infectious smile that we never imagined would fade. But, in August 2012, Chris Lighty’s peers mourned… Read more »