Tag Archives: Back on the Block
Errybody Mad at Q
My thoughts on why Quincy Jones’ latest moves ain’t so crazy.
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Hip-Hop Dopeness: Kool Moe Dee on Quincy Jones’ Back on the Block
Kool Moe Dee’s closing verse is amazing. It succinctly deconstructs (and constructs) black identity. We do NOT talk about Kool Moe Dee enough when we talk about the greats of Hip-Hop’s Golden Age. We should. An everlasting omnipresence is … Continue reading
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