Relaxed Fit

The heart Poorly dressed It wears not the latest threads It's hair in dreads It's beard ungroomed... The jeans it wears are torn It's bomber jacket worn The kicks it rocks, recycled boots Its favorite tee hangs a little loose It's favorite brim slightly sullied about the rim It's go to watch has seen better … Continue reading Relaxed Fit

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High Tide

When the sun recedes... The light it once gave fades Only to return like it never left... Because the skies decided to slip into something a little sexier -- Something black and strapless Sheer, it shimmered against the skin of the universe The stars It's touch feels cooler, For the time shared, It bared all … Continue reading High Tide

GHOSTS

Sam speaks of ghosts But we still feel the pulse White fear is crowned Taxing its public Removing action from its Subjects Thus Black boys to men Incorrectly sentenced To death Judge, Jury, & Defendants Carry the execution Blindfolded Bitch Can’t see the blood On her hands Justice says red is the only Hue that … Continue reading GHOSTS

Gabriel

Wonder how long Mary carried Jesus. Virgin pure Unexplored, uncharted Unfit, unexposed Unwarranted, Unexplained Undeniable. "Virgin Mary", Said the Angel "You WILL conceive! Don't try to conceptualize, Rationalize, strategize, improvise, Institutionalize... I'm just here to prophesy." Now young Mary within herself Trying to explain her seed, Her very meaning To those who could never understand or … Continue reading Gabriel

Unsung Monday [Mystery Of Iniquity x Lauryn Hill]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqMG1JcR1Rg&list=RDAqMG1JcR1Rg#t=34 Song: Mystery Of Iniquity Artist: Lauryn Hill Album: Lauryn Hill MTV Unplugged Rap Genius: The Mystery Of Iniquity Lauryn Hill's MTV Unplugged has been both heavily loved and heavily scrutinized. I have always found myself on the former side of the fence. My love of Ms. Lauryn Hill grew after hearing the sensitized lyrics … Continue reading Unsung Monday [Mystery Of Iniquity x Lauryn Hill]

UnSung Monday [The Healer – Erykah Badu]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XykIswFgLpU&feature=kp Song: The Healer Artist: Erykah Badu Album: New Amerykah Notable Single: Honey Rap Genius: The Healer The Healer is a great one from Ms. Badu. Of course, she can't do much wrong in my book. Many say hip-hop is dead or over saturated with nonsensical 'flows' with good or repeat production. Badu asserts that … Continue reading UnSung Monday [The Healer – Erykah Badu]

UnSung Monday [Meet The Parents – Jay-Z]

http://youtu.be/TiytIrZWZd4 Title: Meet The Parents Artist: Jay-Z Album: Blueprint 2: Gift & The Curse Year: 2002 RapGenius: Meet The Parents x Jay-Z This song tells the harsh reality of society in urban America. The story verbally depicts a father killing the son he never knew. Metaphorically, when we fail to reach and teach our young, … Continue reading UnSung Monday [Meet The Parents – Jay-Z]