A Rapper’s Worst Nightmare: 10 Songs That Should Have Never Been Released

When it comes to rap, nobody’s perfect. It does not matter if you’ve been in the game for two years or 20—the amount of material you create over the span of a career is ridiculous. And when your job asks you to write hundreds of words, piece together hundreds of lyrics, and run through a ridiculous […]

Odd Firing: Frank Ocean Fires His Management Team

By: Mike Cortez | @CortezEra  Since Frank Ocean was first introduced to the public at large in 2011 after his sensational mixtape Nostalgia, Ultra, he has remained a fixture in the game. His debut studio album Channel Orange did not disappoint in 2012, leading Ocean to Grammys and collaborations with artists such as Jay-Z and Kanye […]

Will Kendrick Lamar Really Get A Second Chance At A Grammy?

So the debates are up and the jury reached its verdict and Macklemore had a big night at last weekend’s Grammy Awards while Kendrick Lamar walked away empty handed. Kendrick has a bright future ahead of him, but how sure can we be that the Grammy’s will ever give him his proper due?