Posts Tagged: hip hop

R Kayveen Thomas

EXCLUSIVE: Imaginative Author R. Kayeen Thomas Reflects on How our Enslaved Past Shapes our Hip-Hop Present

Hip-Hop purists and die-hards often question the substance of today’s rap music. While “snap and trap” music dominates the airwaves, many fans of the music and the culture lament the “dumbing down” of the music where substance is relegated to the Internet. The question of “What Happened to REAL Hip-Hop?” has troubled author R. Kayeen… Read more »

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Nelsan Ellis

“True Blood’s” Nelsan Ellis a.k.a. Lafayette Goes Hip-Hop, Does Spoken Word On Malachi’s New Single

Nelsan Ellis is no one trick pony. The rising star, who flawlessly captures the essence of Bon Temps Queen Bee, Lafayette, on HBO’s epic “True Blood” series, also has a passion for the spoken word. Ellis makes his debut on up and coming rapper Malachi’s mixtape with a flow reminiscent of the spirit of the… Read more »

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