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“Control” Yourself: Kendrick Lamar Just Saved Rap

“Control” Yourself: Kendrick Lamar Just Saved Rap

I know.  I know. I’m the Jay Electronica of posting. Much like the procrastinating poet, I have repeatedly promised a number of my Facebook family and Twitter fam that I would weigh in on the Kendrick [...]

Holy Grail or Fail: Rap Music Fans Still Win

Holy Grail or Fail: Rap Music Fans Still Win

So, the battle over whether Magna Carta is the holy grail or a holey fail rages on. Jay-Z supporters scoff at the “haters” who don’t understand the rapper is a “business, man” who managed to go [...]

Yeezus Walks: Quick Take on Kanye West’s Latest Effort

Yeezus Walks: Quick Take on Kanye West’s Latest Effort

So, I listened to “Yeezus” four times. And I definitely understand why it has met with mixed reaction, including memes of it being dumped into a recycling bin. But I finally have formulated my opinion, untainted [...]

Martin Luther King Day: 5 Ways to Keep the Dream Alive

Martin Luther King Day: 5 Ways to Keep the Dream Alive

I didn’t make a New Year’s Resolution because frankly, those things only last three months anyway.  Waste of time and energy. Instead, I saved my strength to make a pledge about something lasting: Martin Luther King [...]