The Grammy awards have come and (thankfully) gone. But with the lack of buzz associated with this year’s edition (which during the late 90’s was worth watching), it shows how far the event has fallen from glory. Personally, i had fleeting interest in certain categories (ROTY, AOTY), which mandated my following the updates on social… Continue reading Talking about the Grammys….
Wizkid Ayo Balogun just released his second album titled AYO (meaning joy). Considering the politics of music in the Nigerian music industry coupled with the polarizing view of Wizkid’s brand of music/ (personality), this was one album review I definitely wanted to put out. To put things in perspective, Wizkid’s freshman album “Superstar” revolutionized pop… Continue reading WIZKID – AYO (Album review)
TDE’s (Top Dawg) ab soul released his second LP titled “these days” and while it’s not Kendrick Lamar-esque, its something to keep our ears wet till Kendrick drops his 3rd Album (after Jay Rock). Meanwhile, i culled this from the NyTimes to recap his (K-Dot) past year. His verse on Control, Grammy’s and all….… Continue reading Kendrick Lamar, Hip-Hop’s Newest Old-School Star
It was with bated breath that I waited for the highly anticipated album from Azubuike Chibuzor Nelson aka Phyno. The album dropped just in the past 24 hours and I purchased my copy and I must say that it did not disappoint. Here is a track-by-track breakdown of the album. 1) Chibuzo (feat. Stormrex) – A… Continue reading Phyno – No Guts No Glory.