Hidden Gems, Reviews

Song Review: Thicke by Sapphyre Blu

Hip hop artist Sapphyre Blu recently released a new single called Thicke. The song is a summer anthem dedicated to all women, but especially those with the confidence of a true queen. According to Sapphyre, “This is for the THICKE and LOVELY.” The song is upbeat and has a vibe that will make any woman… Continue reading Song Review: Thicke by Sapphyre Blu

Hidden Gems, Reviews

Album Review: Civil Disobedience by Marisha Ashanti

On July 21st Marisha Ashanti released her new project, Civil Disobedience. Civil Disobedience is Marisha’s second EP and is considered a love letter to the world. It’s a declaration of freedom and the liberty to no longer just survive, but to thrive.  This project is a Pro- Black masterpiece that highlights the continuous oppression of… Continue reading Album Review: Civil Disobedience by Marisha Ashanti

Hidden Gems, Press Releases

Rob Woods New Album The Black Tape Will Be Released on Juneteenth

BAY AREA, CA--  Sacramento artist Rob Woods will release his highly anticipated project, The Black Tape on June 19, 2020. The Black Tape is a collective of feeling, love, anger, happiness, pain, and a complete stand up for our people which Woods represents. This is an Us tape. The motivation behind the project was the… Continue reading Rob Woods New Album The Black Tape Will Be Released on Juneteenth

Go Awf!, Reviews

Lil’ Wayne Proves He Still Got it with Tha Carter 5

Last month, Lil' Wayne released his highly anticipated album, Tha Carter 5. This album is a follow up to the Tha Carter 4, which was released in 2011. The 23 track album is proof that Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. is still the G.O.A.T. Tha Carter 5 features artists like Travis Scott, Nivea, Kendrick Lamar and Nicki Minaj… Continue reading Lil’ Wayne Proves He Still Got it with Tha Carter 5

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Ella Mai Delivers on Her Debut Album

Earlier this month, singer/songwriter Ella Mai released her self titled debut album. I can undeniably report that this is her best body of work to date. I have been listening to Ella Mai since the release of her three EPs, Time (2016), Change (2016) and Ready (2017). A year later, I can wholeheartedly say that Ella was… Continue reading Ella Mai Delivers on Her Debut Album

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Ella Mai Delivers on Her Debut Album

Earlier this month, singer/songwriter Ella Mai released her self titled debut album. I can undeniably report that this is her best body of work to date. I have been listening to Ella Mai since the release of her three EPs, Time (2016), Change (2016) and Ready (2017). A year later, I can wholeheartedly say that… Continue reading Ella Mai Delivers on Her Debut Album