For me, as a parent, especially a Black parent, Mickey’s lyrics hit different, writes Music Editor Duane Benjamin.
From street stories to braggadocio raps over solid production, Brizz shows he’s just as potent on beat as he is battling acapella on Fish & Shrimp.
From the moment you press play on the intro right to the outro, you’re taken on a musical journey that’s sure to have your mind in an eclectic zone, Duane Benjamin writes.
The track, a heartfelt letter to Lady Leshurr’s late sister who had cancer, is filled with regret, hurt and inspiration.
“Black Fathers” is the lead single from poet, activist and three-time Apollo Theatre showcase champion Messiah Ramkissoon’s forthcoming release The Eye of Freedom.
Survival displays Dave East’s journey from childhood to manhood and his continued growth as an emcee.
Two of the most consistent in the game right now, Dave East and the Styles P linked up to drop Beloved. Even though he hasn’t dropped an official debut on Def Jam yet, Dave East has been keeping the streets fed.
Amidst the seemingly never-ending feud with Lil’ Kim, war with Remy Ma and a brewing rivalry with Cardi B, Nicki Minaj steps back into…
Not typical for Drake, his fifth studio LP was preceded by a hot, but quickly fizzling “beef” with G.O.O.D. Music’s Pusha T. Seemingly going…