Here is the conclusion to our discussion on digital vs. physical music formats.
What does nearly a million records sold first week out mean? Well, nothing to Jay-Z and Kanye West. Or does it? Almost going platinum in a week has to mean something in today’s environment. We all know that Jay-Z and Lil Wayne has a “beef” of sorts going on. Will Tunechi doubling up Hov and Ye add fuel to the fire? What about the so called beef? Is it a beef? We tackle those question and more in this discussion about Lil Wayne and Jay-Z. What do you think?
The conclusion of last weeks discussion around the legends in hip hop. You do not want to miss this one!
Common was at the White House for the “Evening of Poetry” last week amid a lot of controversy. Or, simply put, Fox News took shots. As hip hop heads, you all know that Common is not a vile rapper as he was portrayed on Fox News, Bill O’Reilly, and Sean Hannity.
Dead End Hip Hop takes a look at this invitation, the choice of Common, and Fox News point of view of Common even after they honored him a few years back. Hip Hop is not beyond politics as the culture has always been socially conscious and uplifting. Common has been one of those champions
What do you get when you have Dead End Hip Hop, Eminem, Yelawolf, & Slaughterhouse? Another Dead End Hip Hop Conversation that’s what! You have asked for our opinions on hip hop super groups and first up are Eminem and the 2.0 Boys. It’s only fitting that we give our 2.0 cents (see what we did there) on this whole situation. Will it work or not? Can Slaughterhouse break through the mainstream force fields? Will Yelawolf carry on Eminem’s tradition of dope bars? We give you our take on this developing situation and the House of Shady.
Pharoahe Monch dropped today. Travis Barker dropped last week. Watch why the Dead End Hip Hop crew discusses which artist will sell and why. There is a lot here behind Travis Barker and Pharoahe Monch. Stay tuned as we continue to tackle issues that are relevant in today’s culture. Dead End Hip Hop.