Kinsha – Qui je suis (video)

  I remember meeting Kinsha at performances at Jeunesse 2000, a youth organization based in Ahuntsic-Cartierville. Back then, we were the youth. We needed all the guidance we could get. The organizers would help us find our own voice through Hip-Hop and music, and now we find ourselves in positions where the youth look up […]

D-Sisive (aka Derek Christoff) : Asian Elvis Mixtape

  Derek Christoff, Aka D-sisive, keeps on breaking the mold with his storytelling abilities. The Torontonian MC known for his unorthodox approach to writing, just this week released Asian Elvis, as a homage to everyone doing what they love while being judged by the outside world as usurpors. The conartists whose passion rival the original. […]

The Mis-Representation of Lauryn Hill

misrepresentation of lauryn hill

As most of you know, Hip Hop artists don’t often get a fair shake when it comes to coverage in the mainstream media. What coverage they do get tends to lean more towards negative, condescending or dismissive. A beef over petty bullshit between two marginally talented rappers seeking publicity, a club shooting or beatdown, arrests […]