All posts tagged hip-hop

The Great Hip Hop Hoax

These two dudes from Dundee, Scotland, could rap, but the industry wouldn’t give them the time of day. Just because of where they were from. Disgusted with the superficial pretentiousness of the industry, and how it utterly disregarded their talent, they decided to call their bluff.  They created two new […]

Tyler The Creator – Tamale

White-face, golf, booty-trampoline, him having a wank and some pixelized, satirical shit that could be just about anything… It’s the latest from Tyler the Creator, driver and genius of Odd Future WGKTA and universally despised by the politically correct. Ah, we’ll give him a chance.

Eminem – Berzerk

Still the best in the game. Still insane. Still main.  Here with the main guy in the production game, Rick Rubin in an Eighties throwback vid to build buzz for the Marshall Mathers LP 2. Dr Dre and Rubin are executive producing. It’s due out November 5.

Video: Die Antwoord – Cookie Thumper

This time SA’s traiblazing rap-rave outfit present a short movie, directed by Ninja, and incorporating the music video. How to shock people now, the okes from Anties must have asked themselves. Especially since we’ve already dabbled in underage sexual iconography, poor-white culture, drugs, Xhosa manhood rituals, massive penises and Parktown […]

Video: Kendrick Lamar freestyle

A lot of freestyle raps are actually some prepared rhymes with the odd topical phrase thrown in to make it look improvised. But one way to really make sure your boy is freestyling is to throw fresh topics at him while he’s rapping, in the middle of his flow and […]

Night of the Game Boy

That Thursday at the Standard Bank Arena, The Game was having a pretty poor night. He’d taken the stage with a dozen of his Compton Bloods homies, done versions of all six of his hits and another handful of hip-hop classics by Pac, Biggie, Snoop and NWA. He’d dissed rival […]