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Notes from Mr. Sandman: Cormega

Introducing ‘Notes from Mr. Sandman‘ – a column slapping a spotlight on lyricists overlooked, under appreciated, or just plain criminally slept on. Or like a man named Nas once said, “I never sleep, cause sleep is the cousin of death.” […]

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ICYMI: News Anchors Celebrate Tupac’s Birthday by Lacing Lyrics in Traffic Report

Two Atlanta news anchors, Mark Arum (right) and Fred Blankenship (left) lace Tupac homage in traffic report; Photo: YouTube/WSB-TV June 16th would have been Tupac‘s 46th birthday, and while many celebrated by flocking to theaters […]

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Lil Yachty Joins Jimmy Fallon and Questlove for Simpson Primer

Lil Yachty performs with Jimmy Fallon and Questlove on the ‘Tonight Show’; Photo: NBC Lil Yachty‘s album Teenage Emotions may have been a flop, but that hasn’t stopped the Atlanta-based artist from keeping his name […]

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Notes from Mr. Sandman: Kool Keith

Introducing ‘Notes from Mr. Sandman‘ – a column slapping a spotlight on lyricists overlooked, under appreciated, or just plain criminally slept on. Or like a man named Nas once said, “I never sleep, cause sleep is the cousin of death.” […]

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Notes from Mr. Sandman: Breez Evahflowin’

Introducing ‘Notes from Mr. Sandman‘ – a column slapping a spotlight on lyricists overlooked, under appreciated, or just plain criminally slept on. Or like a man named Nas once said, “I never sleep, cause sleep is the cousin of death.” […]

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Eminem’s ‘Stan’ Officially Gets Added to the Oxford English Dictionary

Eminem reads a letter from ‘Stan’ in the video of his landmark 2000 song; Photo: Interscope/YouTube It’s been a big year for Eminem, with 2017 marking the 15-year-anniversary of his classic The Eminem Show, an […]

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Notes from Mr. Sandman: Smif-N-Wessun

Introducing ‘Notes from Mr. Sandman‘ – a column slapping a spotlight on lyricists overlooked, under appreciated, or just plain criminally slept on. Or like a man named Nas once said, “I never sleep, cause sleep is the cousin of death.” […]

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Sir Mix-A-Lot Discusses the 25th Anniversary of ‘Baby Got Back’

A screenshot of Sir Mix-A-Lot’s official video for ‘Baby Got Back’; Photo: YouTube Legendary rapper and devoted big butt activist Anthony Ray (a.k.a. Sir Mix-A-Lot) recently sat down with Billboard to discuss the 25th anniversary of […]

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Notes from Mr. Sandman: Stik Figa

Introducing ‘Notes from Mr. Sandman‘ – a column slapping a spotlight on lyricists overlooked, under appreciated, or just plain criminally slept on. Or like a man named Nas once said, “I never sleep, cause sleep is the cousin of death.” […]

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RIFF’d: Snoop Dogg’s ‘Neva Left’

Snoop Dogg is as celebrated an artist as they come, everyone from Master P and Martha Stewart to Tupac has extended their hand wanting a piece of the action. He’s a Golden God to some […]

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