Tuesday, August 19 2008
Group identification creates interesting scenarios within hip-hop culture, from the formation and maintenance of group identity to the difficulties of promoting the lyrical skills of a group's various members.
Thursday, August 14 2008
In a market dominated by criminal sociopaths, this Somali-Canadian refugee rapper took the road less traveled.
Tuesday, August 12 2008
Experiments are good for hip-hop. Sometimes the success is in the attempt.
Sunday, August 3 2008
The solo debut from DMX's beatsmith ends up being messy rather than dirty.
Thursday, July 3 2008
Wednesday, June 4 2008
The recent "censure" of The Boondocks demonstrates the difficulty art faces in raising a critical converation in a corporate setting. Considering hip-hop's deep embedding into corporate culture, how can radical change happen?
Wednesday, May 21 2008
The good news? Foxy Brown is back! The not-so-good news? The homecoming party isn't as hot as it should be.
Wednesday, April 23 2008
Wednesday, April 16 2008
Cash, expensive clothes, cars for each day of the week. Wanna see how it's done? Watch him "do him".