I had a nice surprise this evening, The Game posted a pic of himself chilling on his Bentley wearing my Self Made Dues Paid crew neck sweatshirt on his Instagram. And I only made a few of these joints in red, I feel real blessed to have the west coast G rep one. Thanks Game. And thanks to my brother Toby for lacing him up with it. Friends are like family.
Stalley -Sound of Silence music video. I went in to my shop on my day off to spend a minute with my friend Bj Betts who was doing a guest spot with us. Bj was tattooing a rapper named Stalley who is signed with MMG, I liked the dudes vibe he seemed legit, but thinking MMG ! I instantly judged him in my mind thinking he was probably just another hip pop artist…I was wrong..
2 Chainz “Birthday Song” feat. Kanye West. I never thought I would post a 2 Chains song on my blog as the modern/ignorant hip hop has never really appealed to me, I’m more of a Tupac and Wu-Tang era guy myself. (more…)
DETROIT, MI – Rapper Rakim will celebrate the 25th anniversary of platinum album, “Paid in Full,” with a show Oct. 27 at Detroit’s Masonic Temple.
“Paid in Full,” which Rakim produced with then-partner Eric B., was ranked number 227 of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time according to Rolling Stone Magazine and was named the Greatest Hip Hop Album of All Time by MTV. (more…)