Wednesday, April 5, 2017 by A Man Called Jason
*cue BET Black Star Power movie freeze frame* That guy right there in that pic? Yep. That’s me. You’re wondering why I’m making that face. Well, you can blame Jered Sanders for that. You see? I’m a hip hop head. Born in Philly in the early 80s. I heard Grandmaster Flash, Run DMC, LL, etc.
I ain’t gon lie. I’m on cloud 10 right now. Yep. But I am also a little salty because I’ve been meaning to do this blog for a few months, but I never got around to doing it. Then this happened today: I mean…geez. When I saw the notification as I was driving, I was
I was mid-way thru creating my Michael Jackson/Jackson 5 Spotify playlist (which is fire by the way), and I found myself listening to the instrumentation of some of the Jackson 5 songs. Then it dawned on me…I may have figured out THE reason why there aren’t a lot of timeless music today. Ok, ok…maybe A reason.
So I woke up this morning (which is a privilege), and I checked my phone (as usual). I went on Facebook (like millions of Americans before brushing their teeth) and saw on my timeline “A Tribe Called Quest’s Phife Dawg Dead at 45“. Not to sound insensitive, but people/celebs die every day. Some deaths hurt
Back in 1999, I had the privilege of being apart of a Christian rap group/outreach called “REACTION.” I’m not going to get into the full back story tho. I’ll save that for another article. Anywho, that’s how I met Will Coleman (aka Will The Thrill). Blah, blah, blah…ok.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 by thrillineum
Since the 21st century started there have been many “greatest album” lists. In 2003 Rolling Stone magazine took on the huge task of listing the 500 greatest albums of all time. Personally I don’t have enough time, nor the desire to create such a daunting list but I decided to publish a list that I