Big Daddy Kane No Half Steppin On New B Walker Colab (video)

couch pink bdkHarlem fave and legendary MC Big Daddy Kane isn’t only known for his trendsetting lyrics. On top of being a first rate lyricist who has influenced countless rappers from Jay Z to Eminem, Big Daddy’s fashion game also helped establish the quintessential rapper aesthetic. Continue Reading →

Today’s Black Literary World With Omar Tyree (Part 2)

Omar Tyree 2By Eartha Watts Hicks

We continue with the three part interview with Omar Tyree that started in February during Black History month and now continues in March 2014. Continue Reading →

“Just a Friend,” Biz Markie And Friends At The Apollo, 1990 (video)

biz markie and heavy d at the apollotheater in 1990Although he appeared at the bi-coastal pay-per-view concert Rapmania that same year (wearing a Simpsons t-shirt and being introduced by Marley Marl, no less). Continue Reading →