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New SOTBMusic: @kendricklamar – HUMBLE.

What do you get when you combine “Dumb It Down” with Catholic imagery? Well, you get the visuals to Kendrick Lamar’s “HUMBLE.” The Mike Will Made It-produced track delivers Kendrick on a turned-up platter while still allowing the MC to speak truths. If the “Memphis” and hard-hitter-influenced new album sounds like this and last week’s “The […]

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WIRTB Review: MC Hammer

On this day in 1962, Stanley Kirk “MC Hammer” Burrell was born. Let me preface this, before I get into the “Was it Really That Bad” aspect of things, by saying “happy birthday” to a legend in the game From this man, musically, we got several hits in the ’90s that are still referenced to […]

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New SOTBMusic: @Fritswho – #NIGHTFREESTYLE

There’s something about this one that is infectious, kind of like a supernatural being’s bite. I guess that’s what he was going for. Now, the first listen, I’ll be honest. I wasn’t expecting that much because I’m an old fart sometimes when it comes to new waves and new music (I’ll be 29 in August […]

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New SOTBMusic: @ebhoniogarro – Mood Ring

Toronto native Ebhoni reminds me of my kids’ mother’s teen sister. That’s not a slight. Both are in their mid-teens, both have powerful voices that still have a lot of pop sensibility to them. Both still have that teen image in that they’re not being “too grown,” but still have maturity to them musically. So, […]

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