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A Brief Update

You’ve probably been wondering why updates, new music, and general SOTBness has been on a decline the past few weeks. Simply put, between my job picking up, being sick, and being more engaged as a partner and a father, I’ve been putting SOTB on the backburner. It sucks, because I always love to support dope […]

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Rejected: Prom Song

Previously, I spoke of this situation in the second part of my MPJ story (photos removed to protect the anonymity of the subject–and because I was asked to nicely). However, let’s delve a bit deeper into how embarrassingly awkward my Senior Prom was for me and possibly because of me. May 20th, 2006. A day I’ll probably never forget–mainly […]

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Rejected: The Story of Maranda

Before Ms. Pink Jacket, there was another young woman I crushed on. And just like Ms. Pink Jacket, I learned a lot through my experiences with her. Heck, you could argue that there’d be no SOTB without today’s story. Ladies and Gentleman, I give you “The Story of Maranda.” Hopefully, folks closer to her don’t […]

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Rejected: The Story of Ms. Pink Jacket, Part Two

In our initial “Rejected,” I spoke of someone I named Ms. Pink Jacket. But, I realized I left out some important details, such as how we met and what happened after the song. To begin, let’s go back to Baltimore, Maryland in 2004. It was here that I ran for my high school’s class president […]

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Rejected: The Story of Ms. Pink Jacket, Part One

Welcome to a new feature on SpeedontheBeat.com called “Rejected.” In this series, I’ll open up even more than I usually do and talk about some times that I’ve been rejected, either by women or job/writing/rap opportunities because rejection only makes you stronger. Today, we’re talking my “legacy” with someone I’ll name later, in some way. […]

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