Don’t get me wrong, Chris Brown is an awful human being, but a ton people have been giving the cover treatment to his track Look at Me Now. I can’t even say that I like the original that much, but I get a big kick out of the covers. It might just be the idea […]
Vinyl treasure found on Wake Island. I dream of stuff like this sometimes. Stumbling upon an incredible record collection in some abandoned place. I mean an abandoned room in a military base isn’t exactly what I pictured, but it’s as cool a place as any. The collection includes a variety of vinyl albums and records […]
Who knew Riverdale was on the East side?
Here’s France’s very own The Funk League, with one of the nicest videos I’ve seen in a long time. Props: Nah Right
Mos Def and Talib Kweli have launched blackstarhub.com, a pretty basic Tumblr blog. It’s going to be your source for some free tunes and hopefully the launch of the Black Star Aretha Franklin mixtape. Check out the latest track You already knew. Black Star "You Already Knew" by 3DDistro
A new track from Common off of his upcoming album, The Dreamer/The Believer. I’m excited.
In the course of my aimless internet nomadism, I stumbled across a reference to an essay written by Walter Benjamin on book collecting, titled “Unpacking my Library”. It’s a profound and moving piece written by someone who clearly loves books, and loves the act of collecting books even more. I am unpacking my library. Yes, […]
In today’s unpredictable collaboration news, Drake and Phonte (of Little Brother fame) were supposed to team up for a track last year that never materialized. You’ve talked a lot about your admiration for Phonte. How come another collaboration with him still hasn’t happened? With me and Tay, I kinda dropped the ball on a feature […]
The Bieb does it again, and on Hot97 of all places. Hot97’s still got some influence in a lot of circles, so with their endorsement, I’ve got to say that I think Bieber’s rap career may be a little bit closer to actually happening. Plus, props for a Tim Hortons reference.
This is so amazing it hurts. Tracklist is below the video Dream Warriors – My Definition Of Boombastic Jazz Style (Intro) A Tribe Called Quest – Jazz (We’ve Got) Us3 – Cantaloop J. Spencer – Hip Hop Jazz Justice System – Summer In The City Common – Resurrection INI – Fakin’ Jax Buckshot Lefonque – […]