Reviews // 6 Articles
“Don’t Let Me Fall”: Hip-Hop in the Age of Austerity
8 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM
Rappers have always wrestled with the question of how to succeed in a society where the odds are stacked against them. The biggest difference now is that their middle class listeners have the same worries.
The Best Hip-Hop of 2010
7 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM
Epic, sleek, weed rap, emo, sociopolitical, gangsta, or house party? In which direction will hip-hop go? This was a year for all of the above.
Wiz Khalifa: Blacc Hollywood
3 Sep 2014 // 9:02 PM
Blacc Hollywood is content to stay on the same eternally-stoned playing field as past Wiz Khalifa efforts.
Wiz Khalifa: 28 Grams
30 Jun 2014 // 9:04 PM
28 Grams is full of interesting, moody, personality-drenched beats, many of which go to waste because they’re not suited to the artist.