Put on a Nas track without realizing its the radio edit. What’s a good metaphor for this?
All you need to know right now is that the Django Unchained soundtrack features a James Brown/2Pac collaboration.
Adam Nathaniel Yauch died Friday. If you’re age 16-66 — maybe 106 — you know him as MCA, one-third of the Beastie Boys. He was 47. Way too young. But gone.
Now, half-white Barack Obama (exactly my age) didn’t say a word, even though he was talking to college kids that day, but make no mistake, MCA was no Jay-Z or Kanye West. This guy was the real deal, groundbreaker, up from his bootstraps, Brooklyn boy made good. Funny the “coolest president ever” doesn’t say a word about the passing of MCA. Weird and kinda sad, actually.
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Not-Breaking News: Watch The Throne is really pretty awesome.
Can the word “irony” legitimately be defined as “what one feels when downloading a Rage Against the Machine album via BitTorrent”?