Monthly Archives: July 2012

UNDERSTANDING WHEN YOUR DOING A SHOW FOR THE MISSION OR THE MONEY

  So, I did a show over the weekend and it was pretty interesting. Not the show, but the “business” that took place after it. I’m not going to go into all the details, but I wanted to bring something up to … Continue reading

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CHICAN’S CHOICE DEE-1 “SUAG” VIDEO REVIEW

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS-0:35, 1:41, 1:57-1:59, 2:44, 3:11, CHICAN CAUGHT IT-THE LIGHT SHINES (SYMBOLIC OF HOPE AND REACHING YOUR GOAL FROM GRINDING) AND REVEALS DEE-1 AS HE BEGINS HIS VERSE-0:36, DEE-1’S CHOREGRAPHED MOVES WITH HIS VERSES- 1:01, 1:21, 2:03-2:05   Dee-1 will be dropping “The Focus … Continue reading

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CHICAN’S CHOICE DJ AKTUAL (FEATURING JGIVENS) “SHOULDER BLISS” VIDEO REVIEW

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: 0:19, 0:25, 0:50-0:53, 2:14 CHICAN CAUGHT IT: 1:19- DJ AKTUAL GRACES US WITH A “SHOULDER BLISS”   DJs don’t get enough credit anymore. Wait a minute….scratch DJs don’t get enough credit anymore. Real DJs don’t get enough credit anymore. I’ve been … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME, DEATH TO MY LOCS

  Well,today is my birthday! I’m so blessed to enjoy my 21… I mean my 24….I mean my 28 …i’m just blessed to see another birthday!With all the startling stats dealing with the african american family (check out my last post where … Continue reading

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A LESSON LEARNED FROM NAS- MY WORLD WILL DETERMINE MY GIRL

  They say the coolest players and foulest heart breakers in the world/ God gets us back, he makes us have precious little girls“-Nas-“Daughters” I’ve always admired Nas for his storytelling skills. Honestly, I think he is the best storyteller … Continue reading

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CHICAN’S CHOICE M.A.J.O.R.S. “SHOTS FIRED” MIXTAPE REVIEW

  I don’t like to use the word “biased“, because I’m not. However, there is always an artist that I will have to review whenever they drop a project. That artist happens to be M.A.J.O.R.S. He is a huge reason … Continue reading

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CHICAN’S CHOICE DAVID DIAZ “BELIEVE” ALBUM REVIEW

    With all the things going on in the world today (war, poverty, drugs, etc), it’s hard to find something to believe in. However, David Diaz helps us find something to “believe in” with his EP “Believe“. EPs can be … Continue reading

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3 THINGS I LEARNED FROM MEEK MILL AND PASTOR JOMO K JOHNSON

  I know that this issue happened last week, but I didn’t have a chance to really digest it.  I can honestly say that both of these guys were bringing good points, but the way they were doing it was … Continue reading

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3 THINGS I LEARNED DOING THE LECRAE “CHURCH CLOTHES” REVIEW WITH DEAD END HIP HOP

For many of you that don’t know, I’m friends (and a writer) of Dead End Hip Hop. I was featured on webisode 22 (for part 1 click here and for part 2 click here), so I was asked to come … Continue reading

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