KENDRICK LAMAR: A MAN AT WAR WITH HIMSELF

KENDRICK LAMAR: A MAN AT WAR WITH HIMSELF

KENDRICK LAMAR: A MAN AT WAR WITH HIMSELF Kendrick Lamar is a composer, and his life is the score. As he continues his musical journey, the Compton maestro’s unique ability to craft culture-shifting projects is a feat very few artists can accomplish during their...
My Love/Hate Relationship With The Bay

My Love/Hate Relationship With The Bay

My Love/Hate Relationship With The Bay Dear Bay Area, It pains me to say this, but I’m not sure what to make of our relationship after all these years. You’ve seen me at my worst, yet you continue inspiring me to do better. There are days I’m sick of you and days that...
Pusha T: The Joker of Rap

Pusha T: The Joker of Rap

Pusha T: The Joker of Rap The current state of hip hop is saturated with charismatic playboys, flag-waving baby gangsters, and emo backpack rappers, all regurgitating simplistic rhymes over repetitive 808 beats. In a world full of copy and paste artists where the...
Virgil Abloh: The Renaissance Man

Virgil Abloh: The Renaissance Man

Virgil Abloh: The Renaissance Man Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur, Architect, Creative Director, DJ, and (fill in the blank) Virgil Abloh is the ultimate definition of a renaissance man. The 41-year-old Ghanaian American born to immigrant parents from Rockford,...
The 90s: 6 Hip-Hop Fashion Trends That Inspired Us

The 90s: 6 Hip-Hop Fashion Trends That Inspired Us

The 90s: 6 Hip-Hop Fashion Trends That Inspired Us Who doesn’t love the 90s? The era of baggy jeans. kangols, and velour suits. Where hip-hop influenced every aspect of fashion from the runway to the street corner. It was a decade where iconic artists such as...