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This is song is a pure classic, showing off Hip-Hops conscious and clinical side there is no doubt that this song would not cause contraversy. The meaning of this song stands for the african american people who were and still are being targeted by the police force because of their colour. 187 more words

Hip Hop

Remember When Queen Latifah Dissed Foxy Brown?

Long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…. Hip Hop beef was born. Rappers been doing this forever. Kool Moe Dee vs. LLCool J, Ice Cube vs. 59 more words


Pearl: 30 Years of Criminal Minded

Boogie Down Productions – Criminal Minded

Released March 3rd, 1987 on B-Boy Records

Before Biggie and Pac, before Snoop, Dre, and NWA, there was KRS-One and DJ Scott La Rock, otherwise known as Boogie Down Productions.   362 more words


Boogie Down Productions - 'Criminal Minded Practice Sessions'

This is an incredible throwback, with clips from the recording of BDP classic Criminal Minded.


Today In Hip-Hop History - BDP Debuts

30 years ago, today, Boogie Down Productions released their monumental debut LP “Criminal Minded”. Featuring a bevy of hip-hop classics, CM goes down as one of the most influential hip-hop projects ever recorded. 29 more words

Classic Hip Hop

Where's the beef?

Last weekend the internet was in shock due to the fact that we had all collectively witnessed a murder. Yes, on February 25th, 2017 we all saw, or heard rather, the death of Nicki Minaj’s rap career at the hands of Remy Ma. 1,222 more words


30 Years Later, the Battle Continues: The Psychology Behind the Bridge Wars

I had considered doing a followup to the Roxanne War (https://erictb.wordpress.com/2013/01/01/the-roxanne-war-complete-chronology-of-hip-hops-greatest-saga/#comment-4278), on “The Bridge War” which basically superseded it, with all the relevant videos, but didn’t bother as I never liked the outcome of that one (though I did contribute heavily to the Wikipedia article). 12,384 more words

Personality And Typology