Dave Chappelle Explaining How Peele Is Leading Blacks To That Sunken Place

  Comedic legend, Dave Chappelle discusses his first experience on stage doing comedy as well as his thoughts on success of Key & Peele in his shadow. Below is another segment from same CBS Morning interview, where Dave explains why he left in an interesting analogy that frames his departure as more of a need Read the full article…

Tetsuo and Youth: A Dictionary-esque Album Review

Lupe Fiasco:   (noun) a West Chicago raised, enigmatic, often polarizing, skateboarding, ever-ranting, rapping rubix cube.   Tetsuo and Youth:   (noun) Lupe Fiasco’s 5th studio album, named such because Fiasco “likes the way it sounds.”   Your browser does not support the video tag.   Stand Out Tracks   Mural–   a hook-less, 8:45 Read the full article…

Cliché Subplots and Heroin Stat Bloat: Pharoahe Monch’s Broken Again

So I lay in bed with Bri last night to watch the Pharoahe Monch video entitled, “Broken Again”. Per the norm with Pharoahe’s work, my expectations where not only met, they were greatly superseded. The topic of the song, the visuals of the video, the metaphoric inclusion of elements within the overall piece gave it Read the full article…

Spoiler Alert :: Fruitvale Station

Black history has been impacted in many ways this month, and not exactly all by events and circumstances controllable by Black Afrikan Amerikkkans(Black African Americans). On February 26, 2012, Trayvon Benjamin Martin was shot and murdered by George “Georgie” Zimmerman in Sanford, Florida. July 13, 2013, five white women and a racial straggler found Georgie Read the full article…