Sit Down Series: Rico Cocchi

Coming out of UMass Amherst, Rico Cocchi has the advantage of the party scene. From performing at UMass’s Oktoberfest to being involved in Greek life, he is creating party vibes with his smooth lyrics and vocals. Originally from Western Massachusetts, the up-and-coming rapper is starting to break into the scene with a huge 2019 planned. He has a concert in Boston this upcoming weekend as … Continue reading Sit Down Series: Rico Cocchi

White Bronco – Action Bronson

Award-winning chef, actor, TV host, author, and rapper. The list probably goes on but if you came across Action Bronson on the streets of Queens, he is most likely the last person you would associate any of these terms with. The big, bearded ginger is not what most people would expect of a rapper, however, now onto his fifth studio record, he seems to be … Continue reading White Bronco – Action Bronson

NASIR – Nas

“Escobar season begins.” After waiting for what felt like ages last Friday for this album to drop, Nas finally blessed us with Nasir, his eleventh studio album. This is yet another mini project Kanye West has helped produce and release over the past few weeks. Politically charged is an understatement for this album, but we don’t often see the Queensbridge native do otherwise. Nas is a … Continue reading NASIR – Nas

1999 – Joey Bada$$

Finally! Finally, finally, finally! Hip-hop heads have been waiting for this day since 2012. Fair warning – this rating may be high due to the nostalgia aspect. 1999 was Joey Bada$$’s debut mixtape, in which he features many members of his group Pro Era. This mixtape quickly became an instant classic. The project hints at the “golden age” of hip-hop back in the 90s with ’99 being … Continue reading 1999 – Joey Bada$$

KIDS SEE GHOSTS – KIDS SEE GHOSTS

So after dropping Ye only a week before, Kanye West released yet another mini album, this time with Kid Cudi. The joint project feels somewhat connected while somewhat separate from its predecessor. KIDS SEE GHOSTS is not the first we have seen this idea of a collaboration between two rappers to produce an album, with Huncho Jack (aka Travis Scott and Quavo) dropping Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho late last year. KIDS … Continue reading KIDS SEE GHOSTS – KIDS SEE GHOSTS