Monthly Archives: July 2007

9th Wonder Dream Merchant Vol.2 Tracklisting & Coverart.

Check the Tribe Called Quest-esque cover! 9th rounds up a bunch of his friends for his Dream Merchant followup which comes out 10.10.07. Tracklisting: 1  Mr. Dream Merchant Intro 2  Shots f/Big Dho & Sean Price 3  Merchant Of Dreams f/The EMBASSY, Skyzoo & Torae 4  Brooklyn In My Mind..

The Hip-Hop CNN 7.30.07

Hi Haters, I’m back from hiatus a little vacation. While Buhizzle goes on his own trafficking agenda, don’t doubt that I am back in full swing like Nelly in the Batter Up vid. Sphere: Related Content

Raekwon speaks on Superb (+ 8 Diagrams EPK!).

[NOTE: For those that read regularly and/or care, I’m taking a short vacation and will be back home at the end of the week, so I figured I’d hit y’all off with a week’s worth of content (this post and the 3 preceding posts), just to keep y’all content. That’s..

NYGz – Welcome 2 G-Dom (Review)

[NOTE: This isn't the album's artwork, just a picture of the group. My promo copy didn't come with cover art (most don't), and I couldn't find it on the net anywhere.] NYGz, consisting of MCs Panchi and Shabeeno, have been down with DJ Premier and the Gang Starr Foundation for..

Sometimes, you gotta race.

Chances are you were born yesterday if you thought that Michael Vick’s indictment on charges of dogfighting was not going to turn into a race issue sooner or later. And if that is the case, then don’t feel bad, young’n — your reading level is impeccable considering that you exited..

Introducing Pugslee Atomz.

That is, if an introduction is needed — those in and around the Chicago-area need not apply. A native of the Chi (as the cool kids call it), Pugslee Atomz has been keeping busy for some time. He hosts a show on Chicago Public Access called Hip Hop Barber Shop,..

Michael Vick isn’t helping himself.

Everyone and their step-grandmother (is that possible to have?) has covered the Michael Vick story, wait, hey even WE did! I have just one brief musing on the whole matter. After his first day in court, Vick issued a heartfelt be read by his lawyer, way to be upfront..

Zach Galifianakis tells us something, riiight.

Maybe you’ve stumbled across comedian Zach Galifianakis’ homemade video for Kanye West’s “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” and thought to yourself, “Oh great, some lame comedian trying to make a name for himself piggy-backing off of someone more famous.” Well, you’d be wrong on 2 counts. For one thing, though it..

Camp Lo – Black Hollywood (Review)

Slang plays a big role in hip hop’s popularity. It keeps the genre regionally-divided, while at the same time helps maintain unity. At times it keeps the music current, while other times it brings it back to its roots. It makes sense to the listeners, and confuses the fuck out..