Drake – Jay-z Beef Continues

“It’s like Hov can’t drop bars these days without at least four art references,” Drake says in the article. “I would love to collect [art] at some point, but I think the whole Rap/art world thing is getting kind of corny.”  Drake HA! Drake is more of a second-rate poet than a rapper. Especially compared to the…

Picasso Baby

Let’s talk about Jay-Z and Art—counter-culture, hip-hop, and Le Culture, Fine Art.  On July 10th, 2013 Jay-Z filmed the music Video for “Picasso Baby” at the Pace Gallery in New York City with the title, A Performance Art Film. I would like to discuss two issues regarding Jay-Z’s culture, first his traversing of artistic mediums…

An Authoritative Take on the 10 Best Rappers of All-Time

I have put a lot of work into this list, with a thought-process that has spanned several years. I think that everyone is entitled to their own opinion, but please realize that if you disagree with me that you are probably wrong. The criteria for this list are as follows: rap ability (flow, originality, story-telling,…

Jay-Z Wins Best Rap Collaboration

So, Shawn Carter AKA Jay-Z wins best rap collaboration for his song “Holy Grail” featuring Justin Timberlake but before the award was announced, Jamie Foxx couldn’t help but throw in his two cents about Jay-Z’s wife Beyonce. “BLUE IVY’S MOM IS HOT!!” If you look closely after, Jay-Z did not approve. He had that look…