Just as you have no business rapping without knowing the history of the race that spawned your art form, you have no business rapping without knowing the history of the art form itself.
Singer-songwriter Joy Daniels always comes with something fresh, inspiring and difficult to categorize, and her cover of Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Going On?” is no exception. With …
You can tell a lot about an artist by their fans, and what the lack of diversity in terms of race and age tells me about Drake and Lil Wayne is that they are part of a larger trend in mainstream rap music, which is skewing younger and whiter as it becomes increasingly ignorant, party-oriented and faux rebellious.
He is often tactless and lacking decorum, and his honesty comes with absolutely no filter. Branding him as arrogant, obnoxious and egomaniacal seems to be the simplest, most obvious conclusion available. It’s just not entirely accurate.