We’ve all been following the “Hamilton” craze as its success has grown to unprecedented heights. This musical was the perfect blend of history, hip-hop, acting and intrigue. However, all good things seem to lose their charm after a while. The “Hamilton” hype seemed to be dying down, but then they did it again and now […]

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If only we could all have the confidence and swagger of the world’s greatest hip-hop artists. Borrow these boasts to get excited about the new school year and to practice overhyping what you did this summer. 7. “The World is Yours” by Nas: “Whose world is this? / The world is yours, the world is […]

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Hip hop at Harvard? I’m sure you never expected to hear those two words in the same sentence. Rap icon, Nas, ventured to Harvard University last week to introduce the Nasir Jones Hip Hop Fellowship, a scholarship awarded to two scholars dedicated to inciting change through hip hop music. The fellowship is designed to help […]

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By Brandon Kesselly, Staff Writer @BCKesso In honor of the recent solo debuts of 2 Chainz, Kendrick Lamar and Meek Mill, as well as the coming debut of A$AP Rocky (2012’s four hip-hop heavy hitters), I wanted to list some of my favorite solo debut LPs of the genre: Illmatic – Nas (February 1994): While […]

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