Remember Akinyele? He’s probably one of the last rappers you’d think of to be an entrepreneurial figure in 2012. However, he’s still here doing his thing now as an owner of a strip club in Vegas that reportedly racked in a few million in its first week of operation last month! This lead us to the question, which “hot” rappers of today’s generation have the forsight, knowledge, vision and money management to truly a create a brand for themselves that 5 years from now will still be relevant and lucrative. Everyone wants to know who’s gonna blow up this year or next, but no one asks the question of, “who will be around in 5 or 10 years”. Well we asked that and thensome, with an in depth disucssion on the subject that you’ll want to hear. Peep it and hit us with your thoughts.
May 21st, would’ve been Biggie’s 40th bday. We celebrated that fact with a tribute set of BIG classics courtesy of DJ Royale.
Crooklin of Smash Brovaz stopped by to premiere a couple new records from him and his camp, get us up to speed with everything he has going on, and spit some live bars for us too. He brought the fire!
Of course there was tons of other new music this week as well. Peep the heat from: Luu Breeze & A-Game, MF Doom, Wiz Khalifa, Big KRIT, JD Era, El-P, Torae & Pete Rock and lots more.
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