As artists we often tell ourselves that the solution to our problems is money. And while money would definitely help us reach many of our goals faster, viewing things that way causes us to overlook the simple and cheap things that are right under our noses and can help us perform our jobs better. In this episode, Blueprint and Illogic break down 10 cheap things that every artist needs to have.
I swear I hate interviews where the interviewer talks over the guest and always gotta interject some ish about them in it… let Diamond speak even if he ain’t long winded…
In this episode of “People’s Party With Talib Kweli,” Kweli and Jasmin Leigh sit down with Grammy-winning producer, emcee, and one of the founding members of the legendary D.I.T.C. aka Diggin’ In The Crates crew —
Great show!!! I was buggin when Blueprint broke down how DOOM was jacking hiphop basslines for songs…. I did recognize most of the melodic samples before hand like Jeffrey Osbourne…. Illogica kinda pissed me cuz he couldn’t fathom DOOM coming up with the persona bit w/o reading 48 Laws of Power… hell RZA, GZA & Kool Keith had already done it so it wasn’t even new when DOOM did it… I’ve seen ppl say he got the idea from Kool Keith…. yeah gotta finish this next MF DOOM inspired ep of LR Radio..
The hip-hop community was dealt a big blow with the passing of iconic rapper MF DOOM last week. And while MF DOOM was one of the dopest rappers and lyricists of his era, there was a lot more that went into his success than his talent. In fact, his marketing was one of the biggest factors in his success. In this episode of the most infamous podcast on planet earth, Blueprint and Illogic break down the genius marketing behind the amazing career of MF DOOM.
Godcast Episode 152: One of the early breakout stars of Rap who’s style of music was as aggressive as his appearance was intimidating – decked out in a leather rasta hat and gold fronts, Bronx bred emcee, Just-Ice joins the chat.
Yanadameen Godcast episode #147: Former editor in chief of The Source, star and producer of reality TV shows, The Gossip Game, Love & Hop Hip NY, Growing Up Hip Hop New York, Kim Osorio joins the chat.
Godcast Episode 150: Our relationship with food plays a big part in our health and overall lives. How we think about food is complicated and full of misconceptions. Let’s try and set therefore straight. Vegan bodybuilder Torre Washington joins the chat.