More Than Music: A Retrospective on Conscious Hip Hop

Just as we could rely on NWA and Ice T to detail the ugliness of crimes prompted by poverty and ethnic despair, we could count on hearing the reasons for and motives for the frustrations and angst coming out of the ghetto either from a Gagster Rapper himself, as many of them dealt with issues like police brutality and racial profiling, or from his rebellious counterparts who would later become known a Conscious Rappers. Read More …

Passion and Music: Introducing Libra

Passion can BE defined as an intense desire or enthusiasm for something. That something can range from art, writing, music, to fashion. Whether or not one chooses to cultivate that particular innate passion, is a question that we all have to ask ourselves. Most specifically, performing artist, Libra has not only has decided to embrace his craft, but to chase it wholeheartedly. Read More …