“I’m not a businessman. I’m a business, man. Let me handle my business, damn!” -Jay Z, “Diamonds from Sierra Leone,”… Read more Be a Business, Man
Please check out my newest piece on Medium about the 20th anniversary of the hip-hop classic, Reasonable Doubt. It was… Read more Why the Return of “The Roc” Means So Much.
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In the classic film, The Wiz, Dorothy was lamented by her family as a girl who’s “never been south of… Read more 90 Days in New York
“Never looking back or too far in front of me/The present is a gift/and I just wanna BE.” -Common, “Be… Read more Just “BE”
An affirmational message based on Outkast’s “Git up, Git out.” from the album: Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik