Spotlight: Nas

#nas #nasir #stillmatic #todayinhiphop #DellesSpotlight ALRIGHT, STOP WHAT YOU’RE DOING RIGHT NOW! I want to take this time to give a spotlight to the Ether rapper, Nas, who released his fifth studio album 17 years ago today entitled Stillmatic. What would hip hop be without Nas? We’ll never know the answer to that question because why would we want to know! Happy Birthday Stillmatic. Link … Continue reading Spotlight: Nas

Spotlight: Big Pun

#TodayInHipHop  #WednesdayWisdom Rest in Peace to the Legend (February 7, 2000) Christopher Lee Rios, a/k/a Big Pun, was a Latino-American rapper hailing from the Bronx borough of New York City. He was the first Latino rapper to become certified platinum as a solo act for his album Capital Punishment. He had hits such as I’m Not a Player (my personal favorite), Still Not a Play and It’s so Hard! … Continue reading Spotlight: Big Pun

Spotlight: Oprah Winfrey

#BlackHistoryMonth  #GroundHogDay  #MemoDay So, instead of the usual candidates that we talk about during Black History Month, I want to mix it up. I want to give a spotlight to the generations that are alive now and still making history. That’s right, it’s 2018 and black people are still breaking barriers as “the first” to do or receive something! My first spotlight goes to none … Continue reading Spotlight: Oprah Winfrey

Spotlight: And the Award goes to….

#TuesdayThoughts #OscarNoms #Oscars The Bossy Baby – Shape of Water – Get Out – Wonder Woman – Academy – The Florida Project – The 2018 Oscar Nominations have been released and it’s cool. A lot of black magic is flooding the Oscars this year and of them all, I’m the most happy for Jordan Peele as he is nominated for Best Direct on his first … Continue reading Spotlight: And the Award goes to….