JAY-Z AKA Sean Carter has finally released his highly anticipated 13th studio album, 4:44. This album, produced entirely by longtime collaborator No I.D., was expected to be a response to his wife Beyoncé’s claims of infidelity on her hit album, Lemonade. This was JAY-Z’s big chance to explain himself, spin a tale of being seduced […]Read more "JAY-Z Grows Up On 4:44"
The annual Grammy awards were once a yearly reminder of the greatest works in the musical arts that have occurred in the past year. From Michael Jackson’s 1983 Album of the Year win for his album Thriller, Amy Winehouse winning Song of the Year for “Rehab” in 2008, and the 1965 awarding of The Beatles […]Read more "#GrammysSoWhite: The Racial Issue with Music’s Biggest Night by Rasheed Wesley"
It may be the end of an era for many hip hop fans. Or for atleast fans of Childish Gambino. This Saturday at the Governors Ball, Donald Glover AKA Childish Gambino spoke candidly about his personal life and revealed some news about his persona as Childish Gambino. After disclosing back in January’s Golden Globe Awards […]Read more "The End of Childish Gambino? by Rasheed Wesley"
For the past 31 years, millions of teens and young adults have been seen lining the streets, sometimes over night for one thing: sneakers. When asked if this is a bit excessive, they reply that its simply the life of a sneakerhead. Welcome to their world. But what is a sneakerhead? According to Javier Perez, […]Read more "Big Business, Little Kids: The Art of Sneaker Reselling"
Kanye West is back in the lab. Kanye has always been the type of artist to take the creative process incredibly seriously, so his trek to the Wyoming mountains may have stuck some fans as odd, but not as surprising. However, it seems that Kanye brought some friends along to assist in the musical journey […]Read more "Pusha T Heads to Wyoming to assist Kanye West"
At 23 years old, Rasheed Wesley has lived a full life. Born July 2nd, 1993, was born and raised in Chester, Pennsylvania, a short drive out of the city of Philadelphia. Raised by a single mother, he found a person to protect in his half-sister Jaliyah Wesley. Moving at the age of 15 to live […]Read more "About Me by Rasheed Wesley"