Friday, December 22 2006
At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 60 records of 2006.
Thursday, December 14 2006
Quentin Huff's top-ten list of mixtapers, hustlers, protesters, emcees, and self-proclaimed kings finds hip-hop very much alive and well in 2006.
Thursday, February 5 2015
Lupe Fiasco ends his troubled relationship with Atlantic Records with a thrillingly ambitious sendoff.
Thursday, September 27 2012
The Chicago MC's latest proves to be a fine collection of a thinking man's idea of hip-hop, though the Food & Liquor tag he forced upon this release doesn't do him any favors.
Wednesday, March 9 2011
To paraphrase Fabolous, throw it in the trash. Just throw it in the trash.
Sunday, January 6 2008
If Lupe Fiasco’s sophomore effort simply sounds like a darker extension of his debut, perhaps that’s not such a bad thing, considering The Cool is everything that a great hip-hop album should be.
Sunday, November 5 2006
On his debut album, a rapping Rumpelstiltskin spins style, social commentary, and skateboarding into hip-hop gold.
Monday, March 26 2012
Bassnectar just dropped a banger of a new single "Vava Voom" featuring monster beats and MCing from none other than Lupe Fiasco. Way catchy, sounds
Friday, June 10 2011
LOS ANGELES — Lupe Fiasco has never bitten his tongue about his disdain for modern politics, and his latest single "Words I Never Said," offers a