Song of The Year-Ispy by Kyle featuring Lil Yachty

Song of The Year-Ispy by Kyle featuring Lil Yachty by Dan-O Rap should have more genre’s within it, some record stores still dump it in R & B.  At this point it is crazy to compare J.I.D- The Never Story or Raekwon –The Wild with Kyle, Yachty, or D.R.A.M. In September of 2013 I wroteContinue reading “Song of The Year-Ispy by Kyle featuring Lil Yachty”

Sample Snitch-Rick Ross, Scarface, Ice Cube, The Stylistics and Thom Bell—hip hop’s relationship to the song People Make The World Go Round

Sample Snitch-Rick Ross, Scarface, Ice Cube, The Stylistics and Thom Bell—hip hop’s relationship to the song People Make The World Go Round By Dan-O The name you need to know is Thom Bell. Philadelphia Soul is known for its grand production, the downside being major name producers treated the singers as dispensable. The notion becameContinue reading “Sample Snitch-Rick Ross, Scarface, Ice Cube, The Stylistics and Thom Bell—hip hop’s relationship to the song People Make The World Go Round”

#Bandcampgold-Packs by Your Old Droog

Bandcampgold-Packs by Your Old Droog by Dan-O The most important thing to note when you hit play on Your Old Droog’s new album Packs is that this is not a freak occurrence. As special as the album is and as gifted as Droog’s flow is…New York has been bubbling for a while and now itContinue reading “#Bandcampgold-Packs by Your Old Droog”

Song of The Year-Young Dumb & Broke by Khalid

Song of The Year-Young Dumb & Broke by Khalid by Dan-O I can’t tell you how creepy it is when old critics write about young artists. Read some old Mac Miller reviews from when he was sixteen and a goofball, the venom is crazy. Either these writers pursue younger artists non-stop to feel like theyContinue reading “Song of The Year-Young Dumb & Broke by Khalid”