Peep This: Ludacris x The Roots – “What’s Your Fantasy”

Ludacris showed up to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to promote his newest record, “Ludaversal,” and dub a live performance of its single, “Grass is Always Greener.” But what notched our attention was this warm-up performance of one of his biggest hits, “What’s Your Fantasy,” backed by none other than the Roots. […]

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Emcee, Issues, Lifestyle

World Book Night: Hip-Hop Lit Picks

I tend to obsess over forms of entertainment that are deemed “outdated” by most people my age.  I’ve built a collection of antiquated things like records, tapes, laser discs (okay, well, maybe not so much laser discs anymore), and also one of the most prominent of cultural artifacts, the hardcover book. I still love the […]

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DJ, Emcee, Video

FUSE’s Crate Diggers – J Dilla

J Dilla, Jay Dee, Dilla, Dilla Dawg, James Yancey.  If you know the name, you know the scope of influence the man has had in not only the world of hip hop, but all of music in general.  That’s why it comes as no surprise that even seven years after his death, plenty are still […]

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