Tag Archive for rap

R.I.P. Nate Dogg

1969 – 2011 Nate Dogg has passed away at the age of 41.  Details of his death have yet to be released, but he had suffered a stroke in both 2007 and 2008, the first one leaving the left side of his body paralyzed.  Nate Dogg was an invaluable asset to the second Golden Age of Rap, know as the… Read more →

Kanye: TGIF x 7

Kanye has made good on his promise of a new track every Friday.  And although not every track is actually g.o.o.d, you have to give him credit for  compiling a long list of collaborators to make this series interesting to say the least.  It seems Kanye is back with the same smart, humorous hip-hop that made him famous in the… Read more →

Re-Up: August 2010

Every month I will recap the albums and songs I can recommend under the Re-Up heading. Click on each album cover for more information and song link to play the song.  Right-click and ‘Save Link As’ to download song. Albums: Metal: R&B/Rap: Songs: Alejandro Escovedo – Anchor (from Streets Songs of Love out now) Wise Blood – B.I.G. E.G.O. (from… Read more →