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Friday, December 6, 2019


When Kanye West Cut Donald Trump Lose I’ll Listen.

November 30, 2019 by  
Filed under Ent., Money, Music, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Politics aside this current president is everything a president should not embody. He’s a blatant liar, racist, he doesn’t care about the wellbeing of this nation nor its citizens, he doesn’t care about children, he doesn’t care about veterans…he just doesn’t care about anyone. There are man white evangelicals that... [Read more...]

Kanye West: I Can’t Deal.

November 23, 2019 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I have been done with Kanye West for quite some time regarding politics and black community. There is too much conflict and misspeaking. I acknowledge that he’s dealing with mental health issues, and that seems to be all the more reason for him to still himself. For many people that space happens via spirituality, and the religion... [Read more...]

Concert Review; Mavis Staples and Buddy Guy Live at New Jersey Performing Arts Center.

November 20, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Combine their ages and these legends, Mavis Staples (80 years old) and Buddy Guy (83), have 163 years’ worth of living to sing about. And when they do, it’s a music and history lesson extraordinaire. Staples built a reputation for her rugged R&B chops, social activism and fame as the lead singer of the classic soul/gospel... [Read more...]

5 Rappers Who Extended Their Career.

November 16, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Hip-hop is one of those genres of music where there is a clock ticking down on when you break out and make it big and when it’s time to wind it down when it comes to selling power. That isn’t to say they can’t keep making music and performing but that window where a rapper is at their commercial peak is pretty narrow if... [Read more...]

Top 8 Current Rappers To Check Out.

November 9, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You read the title right, this is the “Top 8 Modern Rappers to Check Out.” There are mixed views on today’s hip-hop. Either it’s viewed as all bad and trash or people enjoy it. It’s no different from any genre of music and modern hip-hop artists are usually compared to artists who were hot decades back. Those artists’... [Read more...]

10 Black Rock Bands You Should Check Out.

October 27, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When looking up Black rock bands you’ll come across more lists that have a Black lead singer or something rather than the whole or majority of the band being Black. Let’s check out ten Black rock bands you should check out. How many of these bands have you heard of and are there any favorites? Black Death (Cleveland, OH –... [Read more...]

“The Second Coming of Kanye: Is Kanye West’s New Interest in Religious Music Motivated by a Spiritual Conversion or Monetary Commercial Success?”

October 24, 2019 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Kanye West may be a lot of things, but dull is not one of them. His latest foray into gospel music inspired “Sunday Services” has some wondering if he has really lost his mind, or has found peace and salvation through these spiritual based gatherings.  The jury is still out, however. Whether you are a believer, or a skeptic... [Read more...]

10 Classic Hip Hop Albums You Need to Check Out.

October 19, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There are albums that are considered everyone’s favorites. Like, everyone agrees you should check these albums out. Then there are albums that folks say that you should check out but you probably never heard of the artist before. I’m not going to lie, often times the ones everyone say you should check out just don’t hit... [Read more...]

What is Kanye West Doing Now.

September 19, 2019 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I admit I don’t get to attend church as regularly as I’d like, and like most I’m not perfect. Everyone has a past they must face at some point and no one gets absolved from that reality. Granted Christianity is supposed to be about putting that past on the alter, receiving forgiveness, and moving forward with the past behind... [Read more...]

Rapper Rick Ross on Living the American Dream and Not Fearing Death.

September 17, 2019 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One conversation with rapper Rick Ross will have you questioning the definitions of success, wealth and opportunity; how to identify opportunity, how to achieve success and how to maintain it while keeping your soul and bodily faculties intact. Ross, born William Leonard Roberts II, rose to prominence in 2006 with his breakout... [Read more...]

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