Song of the Day – ‘Made U Look’

  Just had the best nap of 2017.  Time to get back to making the donuts. Figured I’d start this short week, with some old, washed up dude… (Inside joke for the sports fans…love my team but ain’t no way I can cosign that one…) Kids today…  

Song of the Day – ‘If I Ruled the World’

  Life I wonder Will it take me under I don’t know Imagine smoking weed in the streets without cops harassin’ Imagine going to court with no trial Lifestyle cruising blue behind my waters No welfare supporters, more conscious of the way we raise our daughters Days are shorter, nights are colder Feeling like life […]

Song of the Day – ‘A Nightmare on My Street’

  We’ll skip the serious to start this week.  (I’m sure they’ll be plenty next Sunday…) Anyway, not the first time I’ve said this, but for the various cracks we’ve all made that the Fresh Prince wasn’t Nas or Rakim (obviously), he could still rhyme a good story that was true to the tone of […]

Support Aaron and ‘The Get Down!’

  So there’s the names you recognize because it’s been in the marketing. Baz Luhrmann. Nas. Nelson George if you’re a hip hop head. The name not as heavily promoted but who played a significant role of his own is my brother in many things in this life, Aaron Rahsaan Thomas, officially credited as a […]

‘Time Is Illmatic’

  Whether you consider Nas too be overrated or one of the best lyricists in hip hop history, Time Is Illmatic is a great documentary that captures a specific moment in hip hop history and how the artist and the album influenced so many who came after it. The story proper begins with Nas’ father, who as […]