I know I'm randomly posting all this stuff, but I'm trying to get it in one place. Kim Osorio Reel, posted with vodpod
I'm a big fan of these lists. Actually, lists were something I always encouraged when I was at the Source. Top 100 Lyrics (it's a classic list if you've never seen it, you need to) back in 2002, Top 25 Producers, I can go on and on about how many of these we put together … Continue reading Top 5 Rappers In The Game (right now…i didn’t say all time or even all year). Because I Felt Like It, That’s Why.
I've been sitting by watching how Nas has taken this whole anti-Fox News protest, spinning it into one of the biggest publicity moves of his career. Bravo! For that, I want to commend him, because in this horrible music sales climate, I have to say, that hip-hop is suffering so much, I support anyone who … Continue reading Nas Vs. Fox News…For What Cause?
I respect both of these artists tremendously, but do we really need a collaboration album. The latest rumor is that Jay-Z and Nas will team up for an album titled "Kings Of Hip-Hop" on Jay-Z's "new" label. Two years ago, I might have gotten it, but in 2008, I'm like, I don't get it. Their newfound friendship is … Continue reading Jay and Nas…are you serious?
Everyone's complaining that we're not selling records in hip-hop like we used to. Blame the internet, blame the game, blame whatever, but what about the fact that most of the music is coming from what I like to refer to as "old ass rappers." Don't get me wrong, i'm up there myself, but then again, … Continue reading Is An Artist’s Age A factor in Hip-Hop’s decline in sales?
This just in....Okay, not really. Can you guess that I'm being sarcastic, yet? Why is everyone reporting on Nas pushing his upcoming album, N***er, back a few months. You didn't really think he was going to put it out in December, did you? C'mon, when Jay-Z decided to drop his CD American Gangster in November that … Continue reading Nas Pushes Album Back…suprise, surprise…