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Album Review: Royce da 5’9″ – ‘Book of Ryan’

Karibu Staff Music, Reviews

On ‘Book of Ryan’, the rap veteran sends a defiant message to the young pretenders Over the span of his 20-year career, Royce da 5’9″, real name Ryan Montgomery, has always occupied a curious space within the music industry. His association with fellow Detroit vet Eminem, for example, has been something of a double-edged sword from day one. On one hand, …

The Hip Hop Discussion Group That Dates Back to 1992

Karibu Staff Music

A digital relic of rap history has been unearthed In the early-to-mid 90s, hip hop was in its prime, both commercially and artistically. Not only did the movement cause a cultural earthquake, it also inspired a whole generation of hip hop obsessives, giving them a seemingly endless supply of dope albums to discuss and debate.  Unlike today, where such discussion …

B.o.B. Starts GoFundMe Page to Prove Earth is Flat

Karibu Staff Culture, Music

The Georgia Rapper Has Publicly Maintained a Flat-Earth Stance for Years, and is not Backing Down American hip hop stalwart B.o.B is convinced that we the earth is flat. So convinced, in fact, that he’s willing to spend $1 million of your money to ‘prove’ it. The enlightened rapper, who has produced such timeless classics as H.A.A.R.P Music, False Flag, and …