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THE RETURN OF YOUNG SINATRA? |A LOGIC ANALYSIS

With the announcement, tracklist, and release date of the unexpected Logic project,  Young Sinatra IV all coming to the people’s knowledge within the past three weeks, it’s safe to say that the community of Logic fans are in a pure chaotic storm of excitement. Logic, aka Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, has consistently been growing his fan base for almost a decade and has absolutely … Continue reading THE RETURN OF YOUNG SINATRA? |A LOGIC ANALYSIS

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THE MIND OF 2018 MAC MILLER

693fd72afa7e7a49-MACMILLER---7Mac Miller, Larry Fisherman and Malcolm McCormick are all back to give the people what they didn’t know they needed. I’m not sure what’s up with artists going on long, silent breaks these days but it seems to be a more common theme. It makes for a great surprise when they return from hiding though and Mac Miller definitely falls under this category. Mac isn’t active on any social media whatsoever, except to release music, so he could be stranded on an island for all we know. However, with the sudden emergence of this triple release, clearly Mac is making some real good music wherever he is at. Continue reading “THE MIND OF 2018 MAC MILLER”

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J COLE AND LIL PUMP: AN ANALYSIS

KODEver since J Cole has come out of hiding on April 20th with the release of his album KOD, he has been more active and involved, especially with the journalism side of hip hop. In the past month, his YouTube channel has released two lengthy interviews: one of him being interviewed by popular hip hop influencer, Angie Martinez and the other of him interviewing the one and only Lil Pump. J Cole has definitely appeared more conscious and meditative with his spirit representing that of a North Carolina monk. I am a supporter of his entrance as a calm master of hip hop, especially because of what he is trying to accomplish. Between these two interviews, we have seen that J Cole is making a true effort to identify and solve the issues of society, and specifically the rap scene, while also addressing his own ignorance and growth. Continue reading “J COLE AND LIL PUMP: AN ANALYSIS”

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A$AP ROCKY: AN ANALYSIS

LORD FLVCKO is really back. In this past week, Rakim Mayers has put on a unique album reveal called Lab Rat, introduced the cover of his newest project, and has now released his long awaited album Testing. After listening and absorbing this album less than an hour after it dropped, I think it is important that we analyze the history, come up and career of Rocky before he begins to receive his recognition as one of the greatest ever to enter the hip hop scene. We have witnessed an absolutely iconic transformation of a poor Harlem rapper into a symbol and visionary for all of the culture…let’s take a deeper look into A$AP Rocky. Continue reading “A$AP ROCKY: AN ANALYSIS”