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Future Should Study Lil’ Wayne’s reign and Learn From His Fall”.

December 13, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The year of 2015, in terms of urban music and culture, could be reminisced in two ways; the endless quantities of dance songs and gimmicky radio hits that has the youth of today at attention, or the immaculate run of Nayvadius Wilburn, better known as Future, that made his transition of mix tape rapper- turned-failed-pop-star-turned-pop... [Read more...]

Rapper Drake Day.

December 4, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “I know when that Hotling Bling…” That’s my jam right there. I have it as my ring tone. So, when I hear my phone start singing… “I know it can only mean one thing”….And, then I remember Drake’s song… “Look What You’ve Done for Me….” That’s a deep song. He was expressing his... [Read more...]

Ten Amazing Facts About Rastafarianism.

December 3, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Up ye mighty Race” Pan Africanist Marcus Garvey was born in the parish of St, Ann, the same parish as Bob Marley and Burning Spear. He became a master printer at the age of eighteen. “Africa for the Africans” a term attached to Garvey actually came from  Dr. Robert Love who exposed Marcus Garvey to Pan Africanism... [Read more...]

If Singer R. Kelly’s Victims Weren’t Black #StopBuyingRKellyMusic.

December 1, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) So I was watching the Soul Train Music Awards just jamming. A LOT of my old faves were performing! It was the perfect way to end a Thanksgiving Weekend. Then it happened, R Kelly came on stage. As I watched him free I lamented for the girls who he raped that are not free. I lamented for the girls who’s names that we will never... [Read more...]

Peter Tosh A Revolutionary: 12 Fascinating Facts About The “Stepping Razor”.

November 10, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Numerous reggae musicians both from the past and present are self-proclaimed revolutionaries. Modern society seems to accept their claims, whether or not they have done any revolutionary acts. Though Bob Marley is the commercially accepted king of reggae, his bandmate Peter Tosh holds a grander title: the title of revolutionary.... [Read more...]

Chris Brown: Redemption is Always Possible.

October 31, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Life has an interesting way of changing directions as quickly as the wind. Sometimes we have some control in the matter, and other times all we can do is hold on as the storm rages. In times of chaos, and confusion, a step in the right direction can become a focal point that places one back on a path of positive progress. It... [Read more...]

Eminem: King of Kings.

October 17, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In a previous article, I mis-spoke. I called Eminem an uncrowned king. I said this because of some misconstrued, prejudice that hides in a tiny crevice of my soul. I was doing to a white boy exactly what whites do to Black people. I was incorporating his skin color into my decision making process. And, that was dead wrong. Therefore,... [Read more...]

Fetty Wap Trap Queen, Hip Hop’s New Star.

October 17, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) From the inception of Hip-Hop, the Black woman has been portrayed as everything from a heroine to a house wife to a video-ho. Irrespective of the role she plays for said artists, she remains hitched to Hip-Hop like a descriptive plot interwoven in an intricate piece of a written narrative. Fetty Wap is presently standing with... [Read more...]

Young Thug: I’m a Stoner.

October 17, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Young Thug certainly embodies the title of his hit song, “I’m a Stoner.” I’m not one to throw stones; but, one would have to be stoned after absorbing music that is mixed with weed, lean, molly, and E. It is rumored that Young Thug drinks prescription cough syrup while laying down his vocals. Perhaps the liquid... [Read more...]

The Return of Janet Jackson: It’s More Than Just Music.

October 14, 2015 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Janet Jackson has returned to music with a grand entrance.  Her new album “Unbreakable” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart.  I must say that I truly appreciated that she seems to be dodging the pitfall of trying to be “relevant” based on what many current mainstream artists are doing.  It made my soul... [Read more...]

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