STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON: Simultaneously de-mythologizes and re-mythologizes N.W.A.’s contributions to rap music and hip-hop culture.
It’s all come down to this. A year of rambling, raging, and running off at the mouth has led to this one final episode of 2013. And, you know, finales are difficult things. How do you encapsulate the year that come’s before, to pay homage and tribute to everyone and
Kanye West has announced tour dates in support of his latest album, Yeezus. Kanye revealed the news via his Twitter, stating that the Yeezus tour is his “1st solo tour in five years”. The Yeezus tour will feature Kendrick Lamar. Check out the tour dates below: October 19-Seattle, Wash. @ KeyArena# 20-Vancouver, B.C.
Listen to “#Express Yourself” by Trampy (Feat. Danny Brown), here on Screen Invasion, as part of Jacob Knight’s daily “Track Life” feature.
Here is our StarVation album review for their self-titled release.
I have a bad habit of missing rising stars. Perhaps I’m just looking in the wrong places or read the wrong magazines but I don’t seem to be able to spot an upcoming act.The rise of the surreal and controversial rap group Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All (or simply OFWGKTA)
What is the current state of hip-hop music? Is it over-ridden with two-bit rappers, over-shadowed by mediocre dubstep beats, is it just now for the club? Where’s the substance? The mention of a struggle only prefaces the ludicrous spending on YSL, Givenchy, jewels, and “bitches?” What would the forefathers say?
While there has been much eyebrow raising about 40-year-old rapper Snoop Dogg changing his name to Snoop Lion due to a spiritual awakening, his upcoming documentary Reincarnated seems to explain to viewers the reasoning behind his peculiar behaviour. Although this may not be everyone’s slice of cake, if you’re a rap