It’s Friday. (More than) half the country is in a funk. Thanksgiving is next week. Work is crazy. So, instead of obsessing over politics or reading another essay about how to hack your way to greatness, I thought I’d just go light today and run down a list of my favorites.
We are all completely consumed by our own little self-obsessed worlds.
I am about to turn 36 years old. I have been married for over five years. I have a daughter that will be turning four this summer.
I feel like I’ve always fallen outside of the mainstream. Even as a child, I knew that many of my tastes were not in line with the majority. Often, my opinion is the unpopular one.
For my second piece for England’s The Musical Outcast, I analyze the idea of “real” hip-hop. Continue reading… Christopher Pierznik is the author of eight books, all of which can be purchased in paperback and Kindle. His work has appeared on XXL, Cuepoint, Business Insider, The Cauldron, and many more. He has been quoted on BuzzfeedContinue reading “Sorry, But There’s No Such Thing as “Real Rap””