Nelly: Ride Wit Me

When Nelly first came onto the hip hop scene he instantly became a success story. His first album “Country Grammar” reached platinum status very quickly with hits such as “Country Grammar” and “E.I.”. That album served as a soundtrack to my summer back in 2000. Many nights were spent digesting his lyrics and trying to […]

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The Roots: When The People Cheer

The Roots have always been one of my favorite hip hop groups. I’ve listened to their songs sporadically over the past few years and each time they keep me coming back for more. Rapper Black Thought is one of the most lyrically gifted rappers of all time. Many times his verses completely catch you off-guard […]

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The Antlers: Hotel

It really seems like The Antlers’ new album “Familiars” is shaping up to be one of the best records of the year. Their new single “Hotel” was released last week and is amazing. The song is quite different than the band’s trademark sound; it is more soulful with a hazy piano playing throughout. Check it […]

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