What does it mean to be a gangster rapper in Los Angeles in 2014 ... what it's like to really rap your ass off. Like ScHoolboy's personality and his art, it ducks being pinned down and grins. David Drake is a Staff Writer at Complex.
Memphis rapper Gangsta Boo, a veteran associate of local stars Three 6 Mafia, and Houston's BeatKing collaborate on a mixtape-themed-album that celebrates their hometowns and the idea of Southern underground hip-hop itself. There are appearances from H.
Sean "Diddy" Combs has been hip-hop's top mogul with $700 million ... Combs and others. He pioneered gangsta rap in a career that has seen him win six Grammy awards including one for producer of the year in 2001. But it all started in the tough south.
BILLBOARD Magazine has revealed its top 15 best-selling reggae albums of 2014. The publication did so in its year ... 3 - Reincarnated (Snoop Dogg): The debut reggae set from gangsta rap’s most notorious act, Reincarnated was released in April 2013.
Beyonce and “gangster rappers” have replaced wholesome athletes as role models ... An 18-year-old African-American was shot six times — once in the top of the head — in Ferguson. The body of Michael Brown lay uncovered in the street for hours.
The human embodiment of 1990s West Coast gangster rap, Snoop Dogg’s swagger and over-the-top persona are as instantly recognizable ... 11/8/2003 21 weeks on the charts Wiggle (No. 5) 6/21/2014 21 weeks on the charts Beautiful (No. 6) 4/26/2003.
Prosecutors charged him with seven counts related to the crime, and he went to trial in the summer of 2014. In the case against ... and finally up through modern rap lyrics. In rap—and particularly the popular subgenre gangsta rap, which first developed.
TDE’s resident gangsta rapper drops the project today ... that I wanted to happen didn’t happen—just keep it going and hustle the best way I can possible. But the rap done just took over. That was just a picture painting. How old is your daughter.
The 49-year-old rapper turned producer and entrepreneur would top Forbes' hip hop rich list after striking ... Combs and others and pioneered gangsta rap as well as west coast G-Funk. He has also won six Grammy awards, including becoming the first hip.
Vincent Jamal Staples doesn’t have to hide behind an MC name, middle name, or street name, at a time when most of his fellow rappers of the gangster tradition wouldn ... this man has at his age, and a 10 Best Songs could be done on Summertime.