Bust a Rhyme

Bust a Rhyme

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

Rap Disciple9 months ago
Black Thought - 'Streams of Thought Vol.1': Best Bars
At this point in his career, Black Thought is known by several epithets: lead vocalist of The Roots, Grammy Award winning artist, Hot 97 freestyle-scorcher, possessed poet, or whatever else you'd like...
Rap Disciple9 months ago
A$AP Rocky - 'Testing' Review
Three years removed from his last album—At Long Last A$AP—Asap Rocky has finally returned for his highly anticipated Testing album. The 15 track project features production from long time collaborator...
Johnson Bernard9 months ago
How To Rap for Beginners
So you want to be like Kanye, Lil Wayne, and P Diddy, or maybe you want to be more on par with the likes of Gucci Mane, Migos, and Travis Scott? That's fair; the music industry of today is, more than ...
Rap Disciple9 months ago
Juice WRLD - 'Goodbye & Good Riddance' Review
In a post- Man On The Moon/ 808s & Heartbreak landscape, artists are becoming more alternative, genre-bending, and unconventional than ever before. Hip-Hop has never been more diverse than it is right...
Rap Disciple9 months ago
The Best Nav Collaborations
Nav isn’t the first producer- turned- rapper that hip-hop has seen, but he’s quickly distinguishing himself in today’s rap game as a thoughtful curator of songs and sculptor of beats. He’s contributed...
Rap Disciple9 months ago
Lil Baby - 'Harder Than Ever' Review
Lil Baby has been tenacious in his pursuit of stardom. He dished out four projects in 2017 to generate buzz: Too Hard, Perfect Timing, Harder Than Hard, and 2 The Hard Way. Even though the Quality Con...
Rap Disciple9 months ago
Tee Grizzley - 'Activated' Review
Last decade, Eminem was carrying the torch for Detroit and giving Hip-Hop a glimpse into his life. His vivid storytelling and satirical passages helped him rise to rap’s upper-echelon. Years later, he...
Spencer MacAdam9 months ago
The Latest on Snoop
In 2012 Snoop claimed to have abandoned his traditional name and was now focusing on encompassing the image of Snoop Lion. Fading in my memory I had quickly forgotten the 2012 premiere of "Lighters Up...
Rap Disciple9 months ago
Playboi Carti - 'Die Lit' Review
Many so-called “mumble rappers” have been influenced by Playboi Carti- directly, or indirectly. He’s arguably one of the OG’s of mumble rap. You can hear a bit of his flow, hooks, and ad-lib driven ra...