Lupe Fiasco Drops ‘Running from President’

Lupe Fiasco dropped a loosie on Monday (Sept. 25) his Twitter account. The Chicago rapper released “Running from President” in honor the 5th anniversary his 2012 LP, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1. Over a plodding beat, courtesy his longtime collaborator Soundtrakk, Lupe delivers ruminations about our current affairs including… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Wale!

Christopher Polk, Getty s Happy Birthday, Wale. The D.C-bred star turns 33 years old today (Sept. 21). The Wale and MMG team up wasn’t supposed to work. He was a conscientious rapper who got props from the alternative hip-hop crowd instead a rhymer who fits into MMG’s streets to nouveau riche formula. The rapper’s first… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Dave of De La Soul!

Michael Loccisano, Getty s Happy Birthday to Dave De La Soul! The artist formerly known as Trugoy turned 49 years old today (Sept. 21). David Jude Jolicoeur has been making stellar music with his former high school buddies in De La Soul for almost 30 years. Alongside Posdnous and P.A. Mase, Trugoy helped blaze a… Read More »