Tags » Damien Marley

Do you see anything to smile about?

Courage is an inner resolution to go forward despite obstacles; Cowardice is submissive surrender to circumstances. Courage breeds creativity; Cowardice represses fear and is mastered by it.  1,373 more words

6th Annual Cypher Sessions Year End Awards!

Welcome to the Year End Awards article yet again, as 2017 truly went faster than any previous year in recent memory. One important thing to take note of is that we have slightly altered our rules in terms of what qualifies for album of the year in terms of time. 1,712 more words

Hip Hop

Jidenna, Too$hort, Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley and more set to perform at ONE Musicfest 2017

ONE Musicfest 2017 is headed for Atlanta’s Lakewood Amphitheatre on September 9th with a nod-worthy lineup. Now in its eighth year, the music and arts festival will feature performances from Jill Scott, Damian “Jr. 283 more words


Self Care for the Social Justice Warrior (and anyone under stress)

A version of my piece appears in Blavity, check it out!

In a time where a day seemingly cannot go by without some sort of political calamity, how can one get through this? 920 more words

African American

Jay-Z - Bam ft Damien Marley

Ain’t nobody cooler than Jay man! ‘Bam’ visuals featuring Damien Marley look dope from the album 4:44.

Review: Damian ‘Jr Gong’ Marley - Stony Hill

I reviewed Damien ‘Jr Gong’ Marley’s latest album, Stony Hill, for the Observer New Review. You can read it here.

Vibe Magazine's Interview w/ Sister Nancy "Bam Bam"

Sister Nancy sat down with Vibe Magazine to discuss her hit single “Bam Bam” and it’s impact on the culture. I figured since I shared Hov’s “Bam” featuring Damien Marley that I should show the proper respect to the creator of the most prominent sample used on the track.