By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Everyone to whom much was given, of him much will be required. This is a often recited line from the Bible and it's true in all walks of life. After a person fights all types of ups-and-downs to reach their goals, they have everyone
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Anybody with the mind of a hustler can relate to Jay-Z and respect all that he has accomplished. One thing is true about Jay-Z and his dynasty, he won because he never quit regardless of what he was up against. The same labels who
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer This summer has been pretty amazing with Jay-Z releasing Magna Carta Holy Grail to kick off the Fourth. A lot of people might not want to hear this, but Jay-Z has delivered the album of the year, thus far. The impact Jay-Z has had on
By DJ YRS Jerzy Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Once again, things have switched up from the Wednesday Throwback. Yesterday, Jay-Z dropped his new album, Magna Carta Holy Grail. He stopped everything in the middle of game six of 2013 NBA Finals and made plans for his album and the whole game stopped
By Hardcore Critic Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Written off by the hip hop world as a one hit wonder, Chamillionaire emerged at the height of the Southern takeover in hip hop. Of course, the world knows Chamillionaire best for his breakout single, "Ridin'," but Houston knows him as a mixtape legend.
There is new energy surrounding hip hop. The year of 2012 has brought about more balance, as the elements that "killed" hip hop remain and are prominent. However, lyrics are once again important. As big of a year as other hip hop genres had, "real" hip hop also had an