👏👏 The New York Times: “Pop Keeps Changing. And the Grammys Turn a Deaf Ear, Again.” by Jon Caramanica “But you would not know that had you watched the Grammys. None of these songs were featured, and none of these artists, apart from Cardi B, were granted a performance slot. There are many root causes […]
This collection of music focuses on the independent voice in hip-hop, where the tension of selling records to mass markets tends to be less pronounced. This doesn’t exclusively mean unsigned and you’ll note some music from career musicians. But even with long term artists the songs we selected felt less encumbered. Because of my heavy […]
The Music Club, 2017 Entry 3: This was a year of acute star fatigue by Jack Hamilton # 6ix9ine, Armand Hammer, Cardi B, Chris Lighty, Combat Jack, Jay-Z, SoundCloud Rap, XXXTentacion, For The Record For The Record Slate: “This was a year of acute star fatigue” December 27, 2017 Slate: “What this year’s political-music prodigies […]
# Dean Baquet, Jay-Z, Interviews Interviews NYTimes: Jay-Z In Conversation With Executive Editor Dean Baquet December 2, 2017 Queen Latifah’s Dad Has Stories December 2, 2017 The Cipher: Mathematics November 29, 2017 “And I really think what we made was magic” November 25, 2017 The Cipher: kris ex November 22, 2017 View More » Originally […]
# Jay-Z, Vdos Originally posted on GRNDGD
# Beyonce, DJ Neil Armstrong, Jay-Z, Remix Originally posted on GRNDGD
Throwback Originally from egotripland.com: Prodigy Rhyming over “Takeover” on Tim Westwood Radio Show (2001) (AUDIO).
(NOTE: Since O.P.P. took an unexpected hiatus for the last three weeks or so, some of the following links might be old. Unfortunately, we had to cut a lot of links, but significant news (in case you missed it) includes: A Tribe Called Quest reportedly recorded an album before Phife’s death, and Big Boi and […]
Originally from egotripland.com: Jay-Z — “Threat” (Nameless Remix) (AUDIO).
[Via Nah Right] Originally from egotripland.com: Jay Z — “Spiritual” (AUDIO).