Bust a Rhyme

Bust a Rhyme

Exploring the men, women, and motivations behind your favorite hip-hop music.

Big L—"Harlem's Finest: A Freestyle History Vol. I & II" Review
Listening to certain records takes me back to certain times in my life. It reminds me not only of how things used to be, but how I used to be; how I used to behave, how I used to talk, and how I used ...
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Single Lethal Weapon(2017) by EAFAM
THE AFRICANA18 days ago
"The Blacker the Berry" Breakdown
Ok before you say, "But this album came out 2015!" or "You're a little bit too late on this song." First off, shut the fuck up! I didn't do freelance writing back then, damn! Get off my dick. Second, this song is so important I truly believe it will stand the test of time. You can never be too late with greatness. Anyway! Lets get started beautiful people (that I just told to STFU & get off my dick... I'm a mess). In the song “The Blacker the Berry,” Kendrick Lamar expresses a pain and degree of...
DC
Dante Cooper18 days ago
NJ All Day Baby! Interview with the Armpit of America's Very Own Blunt Prophet
From the grimy depths of industrial New Jersey, comes the voice of a generation. Or at least those noble enough to call Jersey their home. Blunt Prophet is the rapper alter ego of an NJ native who sta...
Eli Sicard25 days ago
Lil Uzi Vert - Luv Is Rage 2
Will his new release solidify his place in Hip-Hop?
Victor Trammella month ago
Shooting at Veteran Sacramento Rapper's Video Shoot Kills One and Injures Four
One person is dead and four others suffered serious injuries after bullets were sprayed at Sacramento, California's Meadow View Park around 2:30 PM on Sunday (August 27, 2017). According to KXTV-10, a...
Victor Trammella month ago
Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and Rapper Common Reunite for "Black Samurai" TV Series
Two of hip-hop's most legendary figures will soon be having a reunion of sorts, which involves acting and producing, not beats and rhymes. This latest project is based on a book series popularized in ...
Darryl Richiea month ago
The Influence of Black Music
On August 24, I came across a music documentary called Bad Rap on Netflix, and it’s about young Asian-American rappers striving for success in the entertainment world of hip-hop music. The documentary...
Sadé Sancheza month ago
Review: Rob Markman's 'Write To Dream'
From covering rappers as editor and writer for platforms like Complex, VIBE, The Source, MTV, XXL, to currently holding down the position of Head of Artist Relations at Genius—Rob Markman has now emba...