I recently came across an interview regarding a Muslim rapper from Saudi Arabia named Skinny who had moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in music, and in doing so has managed to upset a lot of Saudi’s and Muslims due to his controversial content, behavior and look. I agreed to meet up with Skinny out at a studio in Glendale, CA while he was working on his debut album Ghetto Disneyland to see what the controversy was about and to hear this young man’s unusual story. It turned out to be an interesting tale about Hip-Hop and its effect in other parts of the World dominated by traditional Cultures, one’s that aren’t necessarily open to the type of influence, power and expression that Hip-Hop can bring. Is the Arab Muslim world ready for an artist like Skinny? Is America ready too? Well ready or not, he’s coming. Read…
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(AllHipHop News) Kendrick Lamar is “usually cool with the same n*ggas I’m rhyming with”, however “this is Hip Hop and them n*ggas should know what time it is.” In a recent interview for GQ’s Man of the Year issue, Lamar let everyone know he’s not fighting for his peer’s friendship.
In the interview, Lamar spoke on the pair’s meeting at the MTV Video Music Awards, a week after his “Control” verse was released and gave an update on their friendship:
[We’re] Pretty cool. I mean, I would be okay if we weren’t.
Lamar then stated that “we all peers” after admitting that Drake informed him that he took the “Control” verse as a diss.
Drake has mentioned that he has no immediate plans to work with his former collaborator and addressed the VMA run-in with Kendrick Lamar on The Angie Martinez Show in September:
It just wasn’t real to me…
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This is a struggle post. ain’t nothing happening right now. So, over the weekend Iggy Azalea
had a bit of a wardrobe malfunction. But, she seemingly addressed it right there on the red carpet at the MTV EMA’s and her cooch parts were exposed!
This isn’t really what I am looking to run in the rumors, but its like a desert right now. So, thanks Necole Bitchie.
And, in typical fashion, Iggy posted the untouched image on her own instagram.
“They keep us talking, but if we stop talking about them then they should worry!” -illseed.
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