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Chamillionaire:Mixtape Messiah 6

For the life of me I don’t understand how “Ridin’ Dirty” became the commercial hit that it did. Off the strength of that single alone Chamillionaire's solo debut went platinum and he became a national rap star. In retrospect, the ...

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BLOG: Remember MF Doom?

Back in 1999 when MF Doom’s debut Operation: Doomsday came out I was blown away. I dug it all. The comic book/graffiti cover art, Doom’s strange rhyme style filled with vintage pop-culture phrases, funny word sounds and drunken lyrical narratives (many ...

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FEATURE:Evidence,The Spin-Off

Tupac was right, Cali’s not just sun and switches. Though Evidence might not be the first name that comes to mind when you think of West Coast hip hop, him and his group Dilated Peoples have been showing the game ...

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X, Hold Your Head [ll]…

Do you know how many rappers are running around opening up storefront churches? Hell'a uddeen! For you white up in this piece that means a lot, a whole lot. Sometimes I try to think about what the worst thing is we ...

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