One of the primary obstacles that have tormented many Sierra Leone rappers is the ability to gain worldwide renown. Sierra Afrik, the legendary band from Freetown, broke the ground. It brought the traditional Sierra Leone sound to the regional diaspora.
How many are Sierra Leoneans reading this blog who have heard the favorite adage? By popular demand, most people divulge this with confidence. They say, “Do not wait until I’m gone to send me flowers.[…]
I believe I’m one of the nicest emcees from Sierra Leone. And guess what? I came up under Shadow Boxxer. It was our era that introduced and pushed Hip Hop into Sierra Leone. To be[…]
Is it me or has it become exemplary for domestic offenders to entrap US artists while touring abroad? Their ruse is rather apparent. They’d rob the US artist like they did Kim Kardashian West in Paris. According to court documents, several masked men robbed Mrs. West at gunpoint when she stayed at a five-star hotel during Paris Fashion Week.
I embarked a road trip to Enschede, Holland, which is East of the Netherlands. The purpose meeting the Dutch painter Rene Guillot for the first time. Honestly, the art, history, and cultures in Europ’s art-driven[…]
4. Dissing 40’s Multiple Sclerosis Syndrome – Pusha T lost any chance of having my support when he dissed 40 on his physical illness. That is if what he said is even real. This point[…]
To be honest, I was going to ignore this so-called beef between Drake and Pusha T because I see it as a distraction. A distraction from what you might ask? And my answer to that[…]
In 2006, I wrote and recorded the song “Animal.” In this song, I said… “You made me an animal.” Of course, when it hit the radio, my critics pretended as if they didn’t get what[…]
In 2013, I was a Canadian by then. Living on Lakeshore Blvd, west of Toronto but I had a perplexity. I conceded with a movement that promotes “Canadian Hip Hop” and worried about branding the[…]