Who does that and makes it sound dope? Not a magnum opus, but an impressive, if uneven effort from an artist still in the process of defining himself. So on this Easter Sunday, as I prepared to watch the live stream of Sunday Service by Kanye West at Coachella, I waited with excitement because I had seen the previous clips on the internet and I wondered how they would execute it on such a big stage. If you normally don't listen to Christian Hip-hop, I strongly suggest you check it out anyway. If Da Vinci had nailed the face and background of the Mona Lisa but left a box with stick arms where the body should have been, the mix of genius and mediocrity would make lovers of Renaissance art want to tear their hair out. When he wants to convey intensity, rather than varying his flow, he simply raises his voice.
For those of you who don't know, Demarco Castle, a. In other words, we're all in the same boat, let's try to figure it out together. Throughout three quarters of the album, there is some of the best lyricism of the year, which really is what this album is all about. And we know this on a gut level. Click to add lyrics if not listed.
He was set to take off with his much anticipated debut album, Troubles of the World. For her first full-length project, Kay Sade has dropped her album Meta for the world. Featuring production from classic hit-making producer J. The one who grasps the foot insists the elephant is pillar-shaped, and so on. I do have some nitpicks about the album. Gemstones, due to some personal reasons including the death of a close friend, stepped away from the music industry.
Black is confident that Hip Hop fans of all stripes will be blown away by the content. Stones goes from the soft almost-whisper to the aggressive flow a la Eminem to his normal rapid delivery. Having built a reputation for lyrical prowess and a dexterous flow, Gemstones has the heart of Hip Hop fans from every corner of the globe. Posted May 12, 2015 Gemstones stormed on the scene back in 2006 when he was featured in several songs on Lupe Fiasco's debut album. No one can deny nor fail to take notice of Stones' ability to rap, be it fast or with a carefully placed staccato flow. It certainly gets off to a strong start.
Hilgy spits bars and adrian nails a fast flow. Or rapper who is a Christian, whatever floats your boat. For the next release, I know things will be stepped up and he will not have us waiting so long. With our unique approach to crawling we index shared files withing hours after Upload. Definitely genius of him to use a beat that is seldom used by rappers or singers.
I have to admit that this is one of the most anticipated albums in a while for me. And while there were some places where beats just did not match the lyrics, the ministry aspect and his passion to reach the folks in the streets is evident. Was it worth the wait? Obviously, I was hyped for this album. It can wear on the artist, and it definitely challenges us from a business standpoint. Black is confident that Hip Hop fans of all stripes will be blown away by the content. Now, at long last, they will be rewarded for their patience and support.
To address those who fear the album being too judgmental, Gemstones does a great job of not excluding himself in the critiques. Closing Thoughts: I'm a teacher, and my students really enjoy anytime I play it for the class. No dope beat or super fast rapping, just strings, piano, a little percussion and Gemstones. Sounding like the intro to a song on his album, Gemstones himself took to social media to sound the alarm about impending doom for all obstacles between him and the release of his project. He made waves when he was featured on various mixtapes. There will be a variety of flows to go along with his vocals. Announcement Below: New music midnight.
He returned with two more mixtapes, shifting the focus of his subject matter more towards God. But, Gemstones fans deserve to get this album the way that it should be experienced, and trust me: Gemstones delivers! I had a couple nitpicks with the lyrics at some points. The one who wraps his hand around the tail claims an elephant is long and flexible like a rope. Each reaches out to touch whichever part of the animal is in front of him, and each draws a radically different conclusion from what he discovers. He was battling a serious health condition and preparing himself for pastoral ministry. There were some parts where I could not understand him, but for the most part, I had no problem.