Part 1 of the snubbing and bitterness.
Ben Carson is so detached from African Americans that he’s trying to use rap as a way of getting approval. If you check out the ad, it’s a little weird and cringeworthy. It features Ben Carson saying some things while a beat is playing in the background. It ends with him saying, “I approve this… Read More The Notorious Ben
Does the level of one’s literacy skills/knowledge impact his or her choice of songs? This post may be a little hypocritical because my English is far from perfect but I wanted to dig further into how education can impact hip-hop. At school, it is very apparent that certain cliques listen to certain types of music… Read More Does Literacy Rate Impact Hip-hop Demographics?
GhostBusters came to the rescue when they spotted Drake’s ghostwriter. I hope they saved the world.… Read More Drake Is Ghost-Busted!
Just like any form of entertainment, producers are making easy money from the commercialization of rap. Networking tools such as vine and Facebook are on the mobile devices of almost every teen. While the line between reality and fantasy in the sexual realm is pretty clear, hip hop is starting to become a problem especially… Read More Commercialization of Hip Hop – Fetty Wap
After presenting a short speech on the influence of hip hop on our youth, I’m curious to find out what your opinion is on the topic. How have you benefitted from hip hop and how did you first encounter the genre?
The music we come across shape who we are. It reaches us through the mainstream media. It targets the innocent. It molds those who are malleable. Hip hop is a powerful tool in the classroom. Teachers also have the power to decide what we listen to and who we look up to. There are so… Read More Food & Liquor Flashback
Are you the shepherd or the sheep? After listening to various artists, I felt the presence of a dozen sheep entangled in bushes of thorns. I hope my shepherd doesn’t forget about me. If they do forget, I trust them to find me again. I know plenty of shepherds who have ditched their duty to… Read More When The Wolf Arrives
We live in a world dictated by artists and their catch phrases. They indoctrinate and discourage the youth. But don’t be discouraged, because If You’re Reading This It’s Too Not Late.
Canada must be proud of Drake. Those piggybacking on Drake’s success…