John Batiste is Bringing Back the Vibes

Jazz extraordinaire John Batiste gears up for the release of his upcoming album, WE ARE, with a promise to restore positive energy in our world.

Let’s Talk About Eminem’s BET Freestyle

Thoughts on Eminem’s recent BET Hip Hop Awards freestyle, covering its controversial angle, the reception concerning its messenger and its significance in the modern rap era.

The Problem with G.O.A.T. Lists

Read about why you will never encounter a perfect list for the best rappers of all-time.

What to Expect from Travis Scott’s ‘AstroWorld’

A short summary of what I expect and would prefer to hear on Travis Scott’s forthcoming third album ‘AstroWorld’.

The Significance of “Watch the Throne”

A reflection on Jay Z and Kanye West’s 2011 collab album ‘Watch the Throne’.

Public Enemies: Jay Z vs Kanye West

A summary and additional commentary on Channel 4’s documentary on Jay Z and Kanye West.

Is “Mumble Rap” Killing Hip Hop?

An in-depth analytical piece of commentary on the current state of rap music.