Emcee, New Music

Jam On It: J Dilla – The Introduction

  The sirens you’re hearing go off in your head is the unofficial new Dilla shit alert, only alerting us when Detroit’s highness has some new new on deck. This time, we’re gifted with “The Introduction,” premiered by none other than Nas himself on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 Radio Show this morning. Featuring longtime Jay Dee […]

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DJ, Media

Get To Know Soulection’s LAKIM

  East Coast publication, Mass Appeal, attended the recent Afropunk Festival held in Brooklyn, New York City. Somehow they managed to get a mix and an interview from LAKIM, a DJ and producer hailing from the West Coast based Soulection crew. We find out that he is a Star Wars enthusiast, his family are also […]

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Breakdancing, DJ, Emcee, Fashion, Fashion Lifestyle, Lifestyle, Streetwear

“Fresh Dressed”: Fashion of Hip-Hop on Display at 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Hip-hop is about style; always has been and always will be. Exemplified in Mass Appeal editorial director Sacha Jenkins’s documentary, “Fresh Dressed” unfolds the one element of hip-hop’s story that often remains overlooked and discounted, even by hip-hop’s own elders: fashion. The film, co-produced by Nas and in partnership with CNN, takes a look at […]

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