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KRS One Happy Birthday!

A happy reminder from Up North Trips and ego trip!

Also, in-light of the civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.

Supreme Fall/Winter 2014 Lookbook

Legendary New York City-based skate/streetwear brand Supreme drops off the lookbook for their upcoming Fall/Winter 2014 collection. The newest range includes a large variety of jackets of all sorts, flannels, button-ups, hoodies, t-shirts, bottoms and accessories.  51 more words


Birthdays:Bigger Than Life--Promoter Don King

Don King once reportedly said he wore his hair in a fashion that made him standout—and it always has. Today, the king of all promoters is 83. 75 more words


The Hands-Up Getdown

The Hands-Up Getdown by Sonsofbyford on Mixcloud

If rappers are the modern world’s bluesmen, then songs about police are the new blues.

From the first time I heard NWA, I knew there was something between the black community and cops that I didn’t understand. 437 more words

Public Enemy

A Change Gon' Come: 5 Hip-Hop Songs Against Police Brutality

Yet another unarmed Black person was gunned down by a trigger-happy police officer without much of an explanation. As you know, Mike Brown of Ferguson, Missouri, was gunned down in broad daylight for reasons that are still unclear. 435 more words

Gabulous Writer

Knowledge Reigns For Supreme

If ever there were a Supreme-Hip-Hop collaboration that made the ultimate sense, the latest from the clothing brand would be it. If we’re talking New York gritty that helped take a subculture to the masses and managed to heighten awareness along the way, both KRS-One and Supreme fit the mold. 45 more words


10 Hip-Hop Songs About Police Brutality & Misconduct To Vent To

Eric Garner.  John Crawford.  Michael Brown.  Ezell Ford.  All these recent news stories about police brutality are heart-breaking and a painful reminder that, despite how far this country has come in terms of race relations, law enforcement and the justice system still have African-American males in their cross hairs. 1,022 more words