My 7 Favorite Hip Hop Albums of 2018

I listen to all kinds of music but there has always been one genre that holds my heart over the others: Hip Hop.  It's the only genre that I follow regularly and anticipate releases for.  This year was a huge year in Hip Hop with monoliths like Drake and Kanye releasing music alongside new comers … Continue reading My 7 Favorite Hip Hop Albums of 2018

Steez you can hear Vol.5

A few days late but still...Playlist for the week of December 10,2018: Game Winner by Vulpeck:  I arrived at Vulpeck through hearing Back Pocket in a commercial which brought me to their album, Thrill of the Arts; an incredibly soulful track and as a basketball player, I love the imagery. Dear Maria, Count Me In by All … Continue reading Steez you can hear Vol.5

Steez you can Hear Vol.3: The Sweatshirt Edition

We're gonna do this volume of "Steez you can Hear" a little differently today. With Earl Sweatshirt's new album Some Rap Songs coming out this Friday, I thought it was only right to do a "Sweatshirt Edition." The focus of this playlist is gonna be on all his music released after his return from Samoa.  … Continue reading Steez you can Hear Vol.3: The Sweatshirt Edition

Retroactive: “Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)”

In so many ways, the Wu-Tang Clan was a natural landing spot for my adolescent journey through Hip Hop.  After devouring every word of Nas' "illmatic," I was hungry for more of that real Hip Hop.  Popular Hip Hop just wasn't grabbing my attention like these old school emcees were.  I listened to Eric B. … Continue reading Retroactive: “Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)”