YOUNG NOBLE MEMBER OF 2PAC’S OUTLAWZ SUFFERS MASSIVE HEART ATTACK 

A founding member of 2Pac affiliates The Outlawz has suffered a massive heart attack. On Sunday (May 23), Young Noble took to Instagram to reveal he was on the road to recovery after the stressful medical emergency. “Thank you to all my luved ones who been praying for me,” the 43-year-old rapper wrote. “I had 1 of the worst days of my life yesterday I had a serious heart attack but God is too good & the amazing doctors brung me back an they getting me right.” Young Noble explained he was taking…

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MUSIC IS THE WEAPON: AN INTERVIEW WITH WORDSMITH I1MASTERKEY

By JR Valrey “Music is the weapon of the future, music is the weapon of progressives, music is the weapon of the givers of life” – Fela Anikulapo Kuti Conscious music has been a part of our struggle and movement for self-determination since the beginning, when some of our enslaved ancestors would sing slave hymns on the plantations, which really doubled as maps and battle plans to free ourselves.  The rhythm and the word, has been some of the purest teachers that we have been able to learn from, because…

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MEKANIX PRODUCER 4-RAX TALKS DEBUT ALBUM F.E.A.R., CREATIVE PROCESS, AND WORKING THROUGH THE PANDEMIC PART 2

By The People’s Minister of Information JR 4 rAx, the legendary Oakland producer, known for being one half of the legendary Mobb Musik Hip Hop production squad, the Mekanix, has recently dropped his debut album “F.E.A.R.”, and in part 2 of this interview, we explore his thought process behind making this album and music in general, as well as 4 rAx gives his expert opinion on the definition of trendy, as well as Mobb Musik. Lastly he discusses, in depth, what him and his partner Tweed the Great have been…

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