Category: Blog

10
Dec

Obie Trice: Detroit vs. Everybody (Walking Dead Remix)

Obie Trice puts his own spin on the “Shady XV” cut, “Detroit vs. Everybody” by sampling AMC’s “Walking Dead” theme song. Is it better than the original? It’s all a matter of personal opinion, and I, personally, am leaning little more towards this version. A Shady Records signee since 2000, Obie Trice was always seen […]

10
Dec

Diamond District: “Ain’t Over” (Black Milk Remix)

Diamond District’s “March on Washington Redux” is set for a December 16 release, through Mello Music Group. With less than a week away, I skimmed through the album’s playlist and was instantaneously drawn to this particular single. “Ain’t Over” (Black Milk Remix) is soulful in nature – from it’s nostalgic production and deep lyrics. Always […]

10
Dec

Kendrick Lamar x Reebok: “I Am” (Video)

Kendrick Lamar stars in a new Reebok ad (after announcing their official partnership), taking viewers on a trip as K. Dot revisits his old neighborhood of Compton, CA. Aesthetically, the video dons black & white visuals which adds a certain appeal that’s quite fitting as Kendrick narrates his story. Directed by Anthony Mandler. Original Source: […]

9
Dec

LL Cool J Stops by The Combat Jack Show

Reggie Osse, better known as Combat Jack, is popular host of Hip Hop podcast, The Combat Jack Show. His experiences as a Hip Hop music attorney, executive, managing editor of The Source and Complex TV host have well-equipped him to take his the podcast to unforeseen heights. Dedicating his show to discussions on Hip Hop […]

8
Dec

T Parris: “C.R.E.A.M.” Freestyle (From The Underground)

From The Underground by Various Artists HipHop Breath presents “From The Underground,” a new mixtape released earlier this month comprised of 7 tracks. Artists featured on the project include not-so-familiar names, but I’m sure they’ll be generating some buzz in the new year. Especially if they keep their bars up. Track 06 is my personal […]

8
Dec

The Evolution of NIKE’s Air Force 1 Sneaker.

Where I grew up in Connecticut, in the outskirts of Hartford (the state’s capital), Air Force Ones were referred to as “Uptowns” or “AF1s.” And almost everyone I knew had a pair (or 2 or 3), including myself. It was the early 2000s and songs like Nelly’s “Air Force Ones” showed just how relevant the […]

8
Dec

Event: RDNMKS “Time is Ours” Pop-Up Shop (NYC)

On November 27, 2014, NYC-based streetwear brand, RDNMKS released their “Time is Ours” Collection on their store’s one year anniversary. In celebration of this collection, RDNMKS will be doing a series of pop-up shop appearances throughout NYC. ICYMI out on some of the pieces, here are a few pictures of what you can buy on […]