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The Show – what happens on the stage is only half the story

This spirited documentary from 1995 examines the world of rap music using both interviews and performance footage of many popular rappers at a Philadelphia concert. The singers address many aspects of their music and lifestyle including the apparent connection between rap performers and crime the differences between East Coast and West Coast rap the rampant […]

Nas: Nasir album review

Two years after claiming he’d finished his album, Nas’ Nasir finally came out back in June of 2018. Mixed reviews Race discrimination, police brutality, conspiracy theories, these are all classic Nas subjects. Yet, upon its release, the album received mixed reviews. You could say that the worst part about Nas’ latest album is Nas himself. […]