In the midst of ongoing global "Black Lives Matter" protests where melanated people beg and plead with the system of white supremacy to value their life, there are successful black men being murdered by other black people on a regular basis. In particular, young black men. Look at the murders of Scott La Rock (Scott [...]
In this classic Dj Vlad interview, which is a few years old now, KRS-One goes in on how 'Real Men' don't exist in this new form of 'mainstream' Hip Hop. Even though this video was recorded a few years ago, it still rings true today. In fact, I think it stands even more true today [...]
"Bring back self love. Bring back knowledge. Bring back the revolution."
The history of Lil Wayne's dreadlocks.
Scott LaRock Jr. talks about the "weird rituals" a lot of new rappers are doing for money and fame. https://youtu.be/eBw5dcnHBhM On this episode of DoggieDiamondsTV Scott LaRock Jr. shares some insight to how many new rap artist are doing homosexual acts to achieve temporary success. He goes in on how the type of people who [...]
"Perhaps if the new Rap culture was different, Juice WRLD may still be alive. Even if it comes back a drug overdose was not the cause of death, living a life of excess intoxication certainly contributed to another early demise of a young black man with a prosperous future." While at the pinnacle of his [...]
Timothy "Mozzy" Patterson is a West Coast Emcee that has earned his crown not only as a major contributor to Bay Area Hip-Hop culture, but as a Freeform Loc Legend. Last year in a Dj Smallz interview Mozzy says his dreads symbolize a 'beautiful struggle' because he started his locs while he was in jail. [...]
J. Cole takes a few moments in one of his shows in Montreal, Canada to inspire people with the reality that there is no such thing as an overnight success. "It's no such thing as overnight nothing, there's no overnight sh*t. It ain't no overnight success, no overnight sensations. That sh*t, that sh*t don't exist. That [...]