hip-hop

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30 Dec 2014

Have You Asked Yourself What You’ll Be Chasing in 2015?

Sometimes I wonder why I do this. Sometimes I wonder if I do enough. Most times I wonder, “Will my efforts amount to anything?” The majority of my tangible income comes from my skills as a writer, most of my thoughts, and time is spent designing the blueprint for my

J. Sharelle - Ms. Do-It-Yourself 0
Sadek
15 Dec 2014

Broke Ass Artist of the Week – Lebanese American Hip Hop Artist Sadek

Brokeassstuart.com proudly presents the Broke-Ass Artists series where we give our readers an insight to the struggle of some up and coming talent in music. I met Sadek at an open mic in Manhattan over a year ago. He didn’t get to perform because of time constraints but his energy

Freddie Cosmo - Associate Debtitor 0
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05 Dec 2014

10 Hip Hop Songs to Help You Cope with the Police Killings in America

The corporate and political masters of America don’t care about us, and it’s obvious. It’s discouraging, but don’t feel alone. We don’t need them. Fuck them! We have each other! So don’t be afraid to connect with members of your community to work towards a solution for this very real

Enrique Grijalva - Mr. Minimum Wage 0
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21 Nov 2014

Watch the NYPD Beat a Child Worse than Adrian Peterson

Watch the video below. This video showed up on my Facebook timeline, earlier today, with the title begging for an end to police brutality. The disturbing video, which was recorded on the Myrtle & Broadway subway stop in Bushwick, immediately shows a fearful teen being cornered by a barbaric police

Enrique Grijalva - Mr. Minimum Wage 0
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25 Apr 2012

How to Be a Dancing Queen on a Budget

The answer to this question is easy:  smear on massive amounts of lipstick, back-comb your wig into voluminous perfection, climb up onto a table, and shake your thing because hips don’t lie, honey!  Oh, wait.  So you just want to learn how to dance like a pro, but don’t have

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28 Mar 2012

Win Tickets to Sisterz of the Underground, A Night of All Female Hip-Hop Performances including Kid Sister

So I’m pretty much just copying and pasting the press release into this post right now. I feel like a total dipshit doing this but I’m super slammed this week, so tough titties.  All the info for the event is below. You can win a pair of tix by emailing

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 0
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30 Nov 2011

Will Hermes – “Love Goes to Buildings on Fire” Panel

Major cultural shifts are not always easy to recognize, particularly when it comes to music. This is likely because there’s a natural evolution to music – trends sort of blend into each other seamlessly. Every now and then something really new comes along and shifts paradigms. I remember when Grunge

Quincey Trigillo - Judicious Journalist 0