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Common, Make You a Believer

Common’s film roles have been as eclectic as his music over the years. With memorable characters under his belt, like the bad-ass enforcer Sir Ivy in Smokin’ Aces, the Blue Magic-selling Turner Lucas in American Gangster, the trigger happy Gunsmith ...

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Is Old Man Rap Really Obsolete?

Being geriatric seemed to be hip-hop’s trending topic (oh, how I loathe that term) this past weekend. One of only a few rappers from hip-hop’s 90s renaissance who are still prominent these days, Jay-Z shared the stage with fellow octogenarian, ...

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In semi defense of B.o.B.

For the three or four dudes on my formspring wanting to know, yeah, I finally did hear that song B.o.B. did with Eminem and Hayley Williams, the chick from Paramore. It came on the satellite radio in my van the ...

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