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Sunday, August 31, 2014


Fredro Starr must remember it is 2014, not 1994.

August 9, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Last week, Fredro Starr made an appearance on Power 105.1′s “The Breakfast Club” and got into a heated debacle with the infamous show’s star and primary celeb antagonist, Charlamagne Tha God. Apparently, Charlamagne referred to a time Starr spoke and said he received fellatio from R&B singer Brandy (he... [Read more...]

Rapper Chuck D. & Mavis Staples Give We The Pride: The Return Of Real Music!

August 6, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Chuck D. and Mavis Staples teamed up for what I feel was a monumental move on their part to bring rap music and Hip Hop Culture back to where it should be with funky dynamic very appealing beats with a message to jolt the subconscious mind back into place where it should be. Their song entitled “Give We The Pride” hit me... [Read more...]

The Whitewashing of Soul Singer James Brown.

August 4, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There were several meetings. Eight white men and two white women. Was this a meeting of the Mormon Glee Club? The New White Citizens Council? Perhaps a Klan meeting? No. That meeting was the creative team for the new James Brown movie, “Get On Up.” Welcome to post-racial Hollywood where if you host a fundraiser for... [Read more...]

Rapper Dee-1; This Might Be A First A Rapper Makes A Song Called I Hate Money.

August 4, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Rapper Dee-1 appears to be the future of hip-hop.  As Americans grow tired of music that glorifies self-destructive behavior and excessive materialism, Dee-1 stands outside the crowd.  As a self-described “One Man Army,” this artist is determined to shift the power of hip-hop in a way that keeps black people from turning... [Read more...]

Now That Rapper Remy Ma Is Getting Out of Prison, What Now?

August 2, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Rapper Remy Ma will be free from prison after completing 6 ½ years for assault, and weapons possession. The conviction stems from an incident where she accused another woman of stealing $3,000 from her and shot the victim in the stomach, but Remy never found the money on the victim’s persons. Remy was sentenced to 8 years,... [Read more...]

Yes, The Music Industry Hates Black People.

July 29, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) While watching the video for “Hot N****” by  Epic Records’ newest artist Bobby Shmurda, I could hear a voice in my head repeatedly cry out, “the music industry hates Black people.” Out of countless amazingly talented unsigned artists waiting for their big break, why would a record company sign yet another half-ass artist... [Read more...]

Why I love Iggy Azalea.

July 10, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I love Iggy Azalea. I think what she’s doing is brilliant. She has taken the rap industry and turned it on its head by coming out with a song, err rap, which highlights her ability to sound like a drowning kitten WHILE racking up over 135 million views on YouTube. That’s right, 135 MILLION YouTube views. You do the math.... [Read more...]

When Singer Chris Brown sings “These hoes ain’t loyal” on BET: Should women be offended?

July 5, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This week, I was thinking about Chris Brown, BET and the performance of the song with the chorus “These hoes ain’t loyal.”  I’ll admit that I’m left confused by some of the feminist scholars who took issue with my article on black male sexual responsibility, yet had nothing to say when Chris Brown, Lil Wayne and BET... [Read more...]

Nicki Minaj, Admit You Have a Problem With Iggy Azalea.

July 5, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Public relations for a celebrity is extremely vital; knowing what to say, when to say it and how to say it can separate the celeb who knows how to keep their image clean, versus the public relations disaster. Example, Chris Brown. With Nicki Minaj’s recent backlash against her “shade” toward Iggy Azalea at th2014... [Read more...]

Kanye West is purposely being a paradox with his new clothing installments, and it’s genius?.

July 3, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On Tuesday, Kanye West and A.P.C, a clothing line he partnered with released their second installment of clothes to sell to the general public and the fashion connoisseurs. For those of you who may wonder about the sensation of this event, Kanye West isn’t selling anything cheap; a general white tee-shirt will cost you... [Read more...]

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