Archive for January 26, 2009
Dope for a new artist. Drums go off nice at the end. All I got is this jacked MySpace pic of Raje, remember where you heard it first. I’m not sure if he’s a real artist but the joints sound good.
Saw a download link here…
STOP PRESS: Rappers are freestyling again. Maybe the 90′s weren’t just a dream I had… maybe rappers used to rhyme on DJ shows… maybe Royce and The Slaughterhouse could pull us from the dark side.
I am just gonna post this, sleep on it and fill the rest in later. I think being sleepy and hearing this is a no-no.
Update: Hip-Hop Singh writes
Weezy is getting is getting all rock star on us. Not content with tearing up the hiphop billboard, it seems rock music is just another part of his hustle.
Ever get the feeling he’s getting his Kanye on?
This guy could be the paradigm shift to RnB that Kanye was to Hip-Hop. I definitely feel his sense of ego in the videos he floods the internets with – BUT the guy makes hits. Genuine, head nodding, dance in the club type hits. In 2009 this guy will cross over from taste-makers choice to mainstream star.
More ways to self-market in the internet age can be seen on Ryan Leslie’s Vimeo Channel.