Dope or Nope 12/31 – ’08 Rap Up

31 12 2008

Skillz – 2008 Rap Up

Skillz came thru just in time to deliver his recurring rap up joint for 2008. The Rap Up is always something to look forward to, and this edition Skillz covers everything from beef, Yung Berg taking L’s, Nas’ nigger movements, and of course Barack Obama. Hit up the full story to check it out. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Things That Need To Be Left In ’08

31 12 2008

With 2009 less than a day away, let’s take a look at the trends and occurrences that need to be left in the past as we move on to a new year in black music. Hit up the full story to peep 5 things that need to stay in the past. Read the rest of this entry »

Girls, Girls, Girls: Chick of the Year – Beyonce

30 12 2008

Whether it were the video for “Single Ladies”, her cop disguise in “If I Were a Boy”, or her portrayal of soul singer Etta James in Cadillac Records, Beyonce was the baddest chick this year. Whether you call her Beyonce or her new alias Sasha Fierce, Bey has a pretty face, well proportioned body, and a bangin’ backside. Unfortunately Hov officially took her off the market this year. Hit up the full story to peep more flicks.
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Dope or Nope 12/29 – New Jadakiss

30 12 2008

Jadakiss feat. Faith Evans – Letter to B.I.G.

Jadakiss drops this impressive track off of the Notorious OST. Like the song name, Jada raps out a letter to the late, great Biggie Smalls. The track hit the net last week, but the CD quality version is here. Be sure to check this one out.
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My Top 10 Singles of 2008

29 12 2008

Typically music artists select their best work as singles to help promote their albums. Seeing that singles are usually meant to blow, lets recap some of the hottest singles of the year. Hit up the full story to peep my 10 favorite singles of 2008.
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Dope or Nope 12/28 – Go Harder

29 12 2008

DJ Khaled feat. Jay-z, Kanye, & T-Pain – Go Hard Remix

Jay-z hops on the beat Kanye once “fucked up so bad won’t nobody want to get up on it”. Unfortunately no new Kanye verse here, but still worth checking out. Who went hard on this track, Ye or Jay? Hit up the full story.
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Seeing is Believing: My Top 10 Videos of 2008

28 12 2008

While 2008 is coming to an end, it’s only right that I post my favorite music videos of the year. At a time where music video’s are repetitive and cliched, the artistic and original videos deserve recognition. Hit up the full story to peep my 10 favorite videos of the year and more! There’s more top ten lists to come!
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Merry Christmas x Blog Update

26 12 2008

Merry Christmas to all! Hope you all had a great Xmas. Pardon my absence, I’ve been on vacation and staying busy. I got some ’08 wrap up blogs on the way so keep checking back daily to check em out. I’m ending ’08 on a good note.



Takin’ Em Back 12/19: Xmas Edition

19 12 2008

Xmas is less than a week away and I’m semi-feeling the spirit. Since I post my throwbacks every Friday, it’s only obvious I’ll post some Xmas joints to help get into the spirit and keep my recurring old skool video post going.

Christmas in Hollis

Santa Clause is Going Straight to the Ghetto

Seeing is Believing 12/18: New Jeezy, Charles Hamilton & Tyga Vids!

18 12 2008

Here’s whats poppin’ in the video world…

Jeezy asks “Who Dat?”, Charles Hamilton and his “Brooklyn Girls”, and Tyga can’t believe they “Saying This”

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