J. Cole = Nas?

I hear this all of the time. “J. Cole is this generation’s Nas.” I might have said the same in the past. I don’t think I agree with that analysis. At least, not anymore. I’m the type of person that feels that everyone should get by on their own merits. Who wants to be celebrated…

“Old Heads Hate for Hate’s Sake?”

January 8th 2017 marked the 8th Anniversary of this blog. It began as an outlet for the things I do outside of my career in radio broadcasting. HipHoPolitic.com has evolved over time. Going from lengthy written post to video/audio post, to a combination of the two.  I’ve had to adapt to the changing times in…

HIP-HOP NOW PODCAST! Ep. 91

This week…Ranking Kanye West albums, 2017…the year of Lil Wayne, Troy Ave’s video for his single “Sex Tape” is an actual sex tape, and more!

The Corner Radio: 2016 Music Recap

First and foremost, Happy New Year! Now let’s look back. đź‘€ I know people say you should never look back but whatever…Sankofa! I appeared on The Corner Radio hosted by Kil and chopped it up about our Top 5 in any genre of music, as well as hip-hop news in 2016.  Subscribe to Kil’s channel…

Trump vs. The Internet

Yesterday, organizations like the RIAA (Record Industry Association of America), ASCAP, and BMI sent a letter to President-Elect Donald Trump asking him to crack down on illegal file-sharing and downloading sites. This was ahead of a tech summit that takes place today where Trump is scheduled to meet with tech leaders such as Apple’s Tim…

The Corner Radio: Hip-Hop’s Dopest Duos

Last night I appeared on an episode of The Corner Radio hosted by the homie Kil. It’s always good times chopping it up with the brothers about hip-hop culture and music. That episode is coming soon but in the mean time… Check out this past episode where we talked about who our personal Top 5…

Year End 2016

Look, I’m writing again! I know it’s been a long time here at HipHoPolitic.com but here it is. A post you can’t click play to view or listen. Why so long? I’ve been working on a book. Shhhhhh. It’s somewhat of a secret. More to be revealed later but I assure you, it will be…