Saturday, January 15, 2011
Name: J Cole
Label: Roc Nation
Friday Night Lights is the debut mixtape from Roc Nation artist J Cole. Friday night lights is full of personal tracks with witty punchlines & metaphors. He speaks about the struggles of growing up in the hood and eventually making it to college to embark on new challenges. J Cole stands out from other artist in the game because he shares stories with his listeners instead of spitting the normal braggadocios rhyming were used to on the airwaves. Friday night lights definitely proves that J Cole is one of the best freshmen lyricist of this generation.
Friday, January 14, 2011
Thursday, January 13, 2011
Decoded is a autobiography written by Jay-Z himself along with author Dream Hampton. The books breaks down the lyrics from past & present songs from the rapper. Jay-Z also shares his life growing up on the gritty streets of Brooklyn and how he was able to bring his hustle into his business life. This is a good book for upcoming MC's that want to break in the buisness.
Rugby is often referred to as ralph laurens little brother. The rugby look is clean, preppy & retro. Rugby is very different from the traditional ralph lauren collection, with its vibrant colors and sports jersey influenced patches. Rugby Ralph Lauren is whats manly seen on the youth in the concrete republic.
Label: Good Music
Kanye West Protege Big Sean is ready to step out on his own, with his new mixtape Finally famous Vol.3. he is definatley bringing something new to the rap game, with his supa dupa style of rapping. he discovered and patend the supa dupa style that is used by many acts in the rap game such as, lil wayne, Drake, nicki minaj and many others. His debut album finally famous the album will be out later this year. 4/5
Cocaine is a unrelesed track from em's recovery session. The track features Songstress Jazmine Sullivan and talks about the addiction to fame and drugs. The mixture of eminem's hardcore flow with Jazmine's soulful vocals is a good combination. shortly before the new year Jazmine Sullivan announced her departure from the music industry. shes a very talented young lady, the game need hers. 5/5
This track serves as Jay-Z & Kanye's first single from their upcoming album Watch For The Thrown. H.A.M. is an acroynm for Hard as a motherfucka. The track is produced by Lex Luger ( Hard in the paint,
B.M.F., Lights Out) in which whom is known for his signature sound. It is believed that Hov is taking shots at fellow CEO Brian Baby Williams, in which whom he's been going back & forth with on who withholds the most profit.“I’m like really half a billi n-gga, Really you got baby money, Keep it real with n-ggas, N-ggas aint got my lady money” – Jay-z. 5/5