The Greatest Year in Hip-Hop History

Of all the conversations and debates surrounding the best of the best in hip-hop — MC’s, groups, producers, labels — perhaps the most difficult to ascertain is what is the greatest year in hip-hop history. Let’s answer it with a 16-slot bracket tournament.

Flashback Friday Flop: “Muse Sick-N-Hour Mess Age”

Welcome back to the latest edition of Flashback Friday Flop, a weekly feature in which I examine a hip-hop album from years ago that was considered a flop, either critically or commercially or both, when it was released and see if it has gotten better – or worse – over time.  This week: Public Enemy’sContinue reading “Flashback Friday Flop: “Muse Sick-N-Hour Mess Age””

20 Classic Hip-Hop Songs for Casual Fans

As a favor – one that you did not ask for – I’ve compiled a list of twenty songs that I think casual hip-hop fans should know.