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Rap Lyrics as a Confession?


Recently, the New York Times ran an alarming story about the seemingly recurrent use of rap lyrics as evidence that an individual committed a crime. When I first read the article, I was a bit skeptical that this trend exists. 356 more words


It’s a slow form of artistry, where I can feel her and she can feel me

Until she’s gone paralyzed throughout her whole body

And that’s love, it’s not no porno movie… 204 more words

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New Jersey Supreme Court Listens: Can Rap Lyrics Be Used As Evidence?

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New Jersey’s Supreme Court has heard arguments in the case of a man whose attempted-murder conviction was overturned because the trial judge allowed the jury to hear violent rap lyrics he wrote. 247 more words


nditshi sedza on my side
Athi tsha vhona smile and the blessings from heaven
I wish you give me the chance ndi vheye lufuno lwashu kha ino tevhela level… 321 more words

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The Most Profane Rap Song Of All-Time Is......

I just read an interesting article on The Best Ticket Blog on profanity in rap lyrics since 1985. They broke down the most popular curse words (the N word was #1), who curses the most (the Geto Boys), and most profane CD of all time (2Pac – … 84 more words

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Drake's alleged feud with Jay Z may escalate with 'Draft Day'

Since this past Sunday, the most talked-about track on the Internet has been Jay Electronica and Jay Z ‘s pro black power version of “We Made It.” 178 more words


What Does It Matter Who Is Speaking?

“Just because you put your confession to music doesn’t give you a free pass.” — former LA County prosecutor Alan Jackson

The New York Times… 535 more words