808’s and Power Songs (+ playlist)

 

Whether you are a student or a “grown up”, already part of the working world, you know we can all appreciate a good “power song” to get your ass up and down to business. Before we plunge into the details of what makes a good ass power song let’s make it clear what kind of music we’re talking about here.

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étude 33: I have opinions on Drake’s “God’s Plan”

Toronto’s favorite child released the video for his hyper single “God’s Plan” (watch video below) last week and as usually the internet has multiple opinions on every single breath Drake takes. Despite the critics concerning Drizzy’s position in the video (“the wannabe holy savior with the cash”), we cannot really start arguing about charity can we? Continue reading étude 33: I have opinions on Drake’s “God’s Plan”

étude 29: Vertigo of a female hip-hop HEAD pt.1

Who remembers when “Candy Shop” by 50 Cent featuring Olivia dropped in 2005?  I turned eleven that year and this was my ultimate jam. Not only mine, just about everyone was passing the song around via some unstable Bluetooth connections on what we call today “dealer phones”.

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