“Girls! Girls! Girls! Girls! Girls, I do adore!” This line from Jay-Z’s song “Girls” off his highly praised album The Blueprint highlights what many have claimed has been a longstanding issue within the Hip Hop community. The misogynistic and over-sexualized portrayal of women. Derek Minor sat down with the Pastor With No Answers Podcast to discuss why rap music is seemingly in love with objectifying the opposite sex among other various topics. Toward the end of their interview, Minor is asked why Hip Hop music still being given a pass with the way they demoralize and degrade women to this […]
In light of COVID-19, the United States sports industry has come to a screeching halt. College sports are not playing. Professional sports are not playing. Even the Olympics have been postponed until 2021. People are looking for competition, and in no surprise, the Internet has come to save the day. Enter: Digital Competition People have now taken their love for sports, and in some cases just for competition, and moved online to compete. Video games have helped fill the void. Bleacher Report, alongside EA Sports, has generated what they are dubbing the B/R G.O.A.T. Madden 20 Simulation. Essentially, with player-generated rosters, B/R […]
The Coronavirus pandemic has caused artists to get creative with their craft. Some of the most creative in the space is the Social Club Misfits. To quote Marty, “If you so anti-social, why you in our mentions”! Well, welcome to the Anti-Social Social Club tour! Marty and Fern will be performing some of their classic material in separate rooms on a live stream that gets performed in a different city every night. Tickets will be for sale on their official site with special access given to people by location on a new app called “Fool-Proof Live Stream.” “Something of this […]
KJ-52 and John Reuben got together on the recently retired rapper’s newest podcast episode to talk about their craziest experiences in touring. It was awesome to hear two Christian rap legends talk about their come up and hilarious show hijinks, but one thing was saved until the end…a project that never happened. KJ and Reuben, both self-aware of their pasts and current present, will be dropping a joint EP called From Youth Groups to Group Therapy. The songs will reflect on where they started and now where they are. There isn’t much more info than that except Millenials who grew up on […]
NF and his latest album The Search continued to break records for the rapper shrouded in mysterious green hues. But perhaps his search, subsequent marriage, and the hopeless feeling in the world right now – turned something upside down. The rapper announced his next project with the below caption and it’s called SMILE. The first single is called “no FROWNS.” He also unveiled a number of NF track titles: Through my teeth Brace (s) Pearly whites Smile Upside frown Grin and bear it Smirk no FROWNS So we look forward to the day when NF unveils his full smile across venues in America. […]
Auggie Velarde released his single “Wait!” He said: “It’s about an unexpected breakup and what I would have wanted to say to my ex at the time but didn’t get a chance to. It’s also about never losing hope and always keeping your head up.” Listen to Auggie Velarde Below:
On March 27, 2020, the visual for spoken word RnB single Rise premiered on Youtube. The track “Rise” is a collaboration by the artist Waiyaki, Jhe, and Kanilla. It was created to encourage and remind Black Women that they are made in the image of God (Gen 1:27). Although Western society hasn’t valued them as such, the project was made to tell Black women that their value isn’t determined by the world. Instead, it is already determined by God. Watch Waiyaki Below:
Lord Badu of Sovereign Hii Co (his own imprint) is a Canadian based artist of Ghanaian descent, with a focus on thought-provoking lyrics, positive vibes, and rich gospel-centered content. Badu aims to create a new lane within his genre and be a strong voice in his generation so saturated with mixed messages. He dropped his new track “Psalm 91.” Listen to Lord Badu Below: Buy or stream here.