Why The College Dropout still holds up, 10 years on

Ten years ago, I was watching Euro 2004 and seeing England drop out once again (sweet title pun Elliot. Thanks Elliot), Usher was murdering the Billboard Top 100, and former producer Kanye West went about dropping probably the most important hip hop album of the 2000's. He changed the game. … [Read more...]

LIVE : Childish Gambino @ Koko

Two of my bestest buds wonderfully got me tickets to see my other best bud, Childish Gambino, play live at Koko last Friday, and it was without a doubt the best hip hop gig I have ever been to (sorry Kanye...) … [Read more...]

Love Me To Death – Jez Dior

Jez Dior has made me sit up and take full notice of him. With Love Me To Death the man has produced one of favorite songs of this year so far (even though there have only been 12 days of it). I recommend giving this one a listen. … [Read more...]

Her Favorite Song (feat. Raja) – XV

First of all, big ups to my roommate for recommending this track (he demanded that I include that). But in all seriousness I cannot get enough of this one. Taken from XV's latest mixtape Popular Culture, this song is one of my favorites. … [Read more...]

To The World – Kanye West (feat. R. Kelly)

If you don't own this song already, make sure you go and get it. Kanye West and R. Kelly join forces to create a dream team on To The World. Check it out after the jump! … [Read more...]