Hello, and welcome to the Fourth edition of Cypher Sessions; this post will be exploring Lupe Fiasco's newest track "Around My Way (Freedom Ain't Free)", which does a little more than just samples Pete Rock's classic track "They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y)". We will also be looking into how this could of happened (hint: ownership … Continue reading Did Lupe do Pete Rock wrong, and will this trend continue to happen?
Welcome to another edition of Cypher Sessions! In this post, we'll be looking into the Hip Hop industry as it is right now, and exploring how the state of Hip Hop is now and some feelings about it's current state, as expressed by a few of the South's realest emcees (as well as yours truly). … Continue reading How Real is the Hip Hop Game today??
Welcome to blog post number two for Cypher Sessions; in this post, we'll be looking at how two massively popular Hip Hop artists did at the University of Colorado at Boulder (my current school). We'll first start off with Wylcef Jean's hugely extravagant concert that took place at CU-Boulder's Coors Events Center, a venue that … Continue reading A tale of two concerts: Wyclef Jean and Zion I