Album Review: “4:44” by Jay-Z

July 6, 2017 rapvineyard 0

“But you can’t heal what you never reveal.” The idea of Jay-Z awakening at 4:44 am, to write the lyrics to this album, is something simple. However, it speaks to the deeper conflict that plagued […]

Hip Hop is Not Dead

June 24, 2016 rapvineyard 0

Nas, one of the greatest lyricists to ever spit, has been a voice in hip hop for decades. From his debut album, Illmatic, to his most recent album, Life is Good, and numerous features, he […]