Daily Archives: July 8, 2017

Waajeed Releases Shango EP

Waajeed’s three-song Shango EP is a techno and deep house excursion made for late-night dancing. The Detroit producer who is one-half of the Platinum Pied Pipers explains in the video below how the project is inspired by the African Orisha Shango while Unknown Soldier from Underground Resistance plays the drum.


Eric B. & Rakim Perform 30th Anniversary Show At The Apollo

Last night Eric B. and Rakim performed their Paid In Full album at The Apollo to celebrate the album’s 30th anniversary. Flavor Flav, Special Ed, Roxanne Shante, EPMD, Kool Herc, Ice-T, Main Source and Fat Joe were special guests. Watch the performances of ” I Know You Got Soul,” “My Melody,” and  “I Ain’t No Joke.”


Media Questions Of The Week

Who defaced Prodigy’s mural in Queensbridge just hours after artists Jeff Henriquez and Eli “Elis” Lazare finished it over the course of five days?

Are Jay-Z’s “The Story Of O.J.” lyrics anti-semitic?

Will Bill Cosby be found guilty of sexual assault when goes back to trial in November?