Christmas as we know it is reserved for the likes of Mariah Carey, Michael Bublé & Frank Sinatra who’s music becomes the soundtrack during the holidays and while its tradition for these artists to dominate the festive season Christmas rap songs offers a different spin to music during this period.
While the term ‘rapper’ is synonymous within Hip Hop culture and a title given to every artist the term MC is not! Which suggests subtle differences between the 2 terms. This difference in Hip Hop naturally brings to the forefront the question being what is an MC in rap? As there seems to be no confusion as to what a rapper is!
While both are products of recorded music released for promotional purposes there is a difference between mixtape and album projects which we are going to look at in detail.
In today’s digital landscape companies such as Apple music, Spotify and Tidal provide music streaming services to match their consumers insatiable appetite for new music. For the most part this entails artists releasing albums to the platform and not mixtapes due to the mixtapes not being official releases associated to a record label.
Kanye West is arguably one of the most talented musicians the world has seen today with a career that started in music production and then making a seamless transition into becoming an artist, we have decided to compile a list of the Best Kanye west songs.
Skepta announced the release of his forthcoming album Ignorance Is Bliss on social media sharing snaps of promotional billboards throughout Nigeria, London and New York with the release date being the 31st May 2019. Looking towards the future is always the move to make, however, we can’t ignore the past accomplishments as it creates the context to really appreciate the growth and career Skepta has achieved. Skepta Albums have created timestamps in grime culture and it’s important to see what each represented at the time.
I love rap music, I don’t know what else I’m more passionate about. It’s the most listened to genre of music today, has given birth to some of the biggest artists worldwide and without a doubt influences everything from sports, politics and everything in between. With that being said, as time goes on Hip Hop’s Relationship with God becomes more apparent.
Skepta and Wiley are 2 of the most prominent names and faces within Grime music. Status, success and without a doubt have together contributed to the foundations for the UK rich music scene it has grown to become, so why can’t the king of grime and the God father get along?