Tag Archives: hip hop

43. Lil B- Black Ken

My favorite human being of all time released one of his most critically acclaimed albums. While not my favorite Lil B project (Hoop Dreams will always be my favorite), the fact he finally got a little positive reception for his … Continue reading

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42. Brother Ali- All the Beauty in This Whole Life

I’ll always have a soft spot for Brother Ali ever since I saw him live at Sunshine as a 17 year old for my first unaccompanied concert in down town ABQ and me and Rubi had to scrounge a ride … Continue reading

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29. Wiki- No Mountains In Manhattan

I didn’t know Ratking had done anything recently until Solomon kept playing this album at work. I knew I recognized the distinct voice of Wiki and I enjoyed reconnecting with Ratking as well as learning some new music by the … Continue reading

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27. Open Mike Eagle- Brick Body Kids Still Daydream

The man is quite simply a word smith and genius.

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26. Kamaiyah- Before I Wake

2017 was a great year for women in rap and Kamaiyah has always been one of my favorite women MC’s and her album this year had a lot of bangers.

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20. Drake- More Life

The man is a genius. I completely understand not liking his music but the man has figured out the formula to create bangers and seeing as he is the first person to get a song played over a billion times … Continue reading

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17. Big KRIT- 4eva Is A Mighty Long Time

I will always have a soft spot for southern rap and Big KRIT is the underrated, under appreciated king of southern rap and this album SLAPS.

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