Hip Hop: The False Revolution

  Following the mental excursion of the Civil and Human Rights Movement of the 1960s and 1970s, black people wanted to reshape a cultural identity, and part of that identity spawned into hip-hop. When hip-hop was first introduced in the late ’70s, it was widely considered an artistic rebellion for creative freedom. It was established…

The Grammys pull a “Heist” on rap fans

Sunday night, hip-hop was in outrage on Twitter. And while you were sitting peacefully watching TV and procrastinating on homework, “real” rap fans reached their limit. Yesterday brought us another year of “Music’s Biggest Night” in the Grammy Awards, an annual award show that in the past has been seen as a credible source to…