Recently U of L’s REACH Ambassador referred to Kendrick Lamar’s music as “Niggerbop.” It quickly set social networks ablaze with outrage. If you were involved in the viral stoning of the REACH Ambassador you should come out and share your views on her comments and defend your culture. Josh Schuschke
As we draw nearer to the biggest Air Jordan release of the year Draft Packs gives us a sneak peak at the gear they have lined up to go along with the black and red Air Jordan 11. Draft Packs put together a pack that commemorates the 1996 Chicago Bulls
The homie drops the video for the first single off his anticipated release Grand National Dreams. Check for a couple familiar cameos in this. GND drops October 27th!
Grand National Dreams is coming soon! Jalin Roze gears up for the release of his highly anticipated album with an abundance of performances. The next one will be with a local Bluegrass band by the name of 23 String. Nothing like raps over live instruments. This is sure to be entertaining.The show is Thursday, September 20th. The location is 900 East Market Street. It begins at 7:00 and there is no cover charge.
Adult Swim will premier Black Dynamite the animated series tomorrow night at 11:30. The cartoon is a spin off from the big screen movie, Black Dynamite. By the trailer the series looks promising. The cartoon is sure to attract the same audience as the Boondocks. Michael Jai White will play Black Dynamite along side actors Kym Whitley, JB Smoove, Clifton Powell and Tommy Davidson. Set your DVRs!
Yesterday Phil Ade announced the name of his next project. R.O.S.E (Result of Society’s Evil). Along with the announcement he dropped a remake of French Montana’s strip club joint, “Pop That.” The Royal Fam version features the newest emcee of the group, Dee Boy.
Our friends at Saving Our Style are throwing a Re-Launch event at Established Boutique tomorrow night from 7pm to 9pm. Established is located at 226 W. Muhammad Ali, Louisville, KY 40202. The party is free of charge.
The voting polls are now up for the 2012 Kymp Awards. Hit the jump for the link so you can vote for Kentucky’s best artists, DJ’s, entertainers, and promoters.
The independent record store’s 26 year run comes to an abrupt stop. Although Ear X-Tacy was one of the nation’s top independent stores it has been struggling financially. Just over a year ago the store relocated to a quite smaller building. With record sales down and numerous options to purchase