What a treat for Jigga to drop something new for the summer. I think that it’s kind of surprise how it actually release when they said it was going to. Roc Nation trying to dominate the summer huh. So let’s get into it. Continue reading
Such a great album only deserves to be put on the spot for those who love it and those you have yet to gain appreciation for the body of work. Jay-Z’s debut album was full of emotion and it was so intimate. The lyrics were full of wit and ambition. The lines that I have selected standout on their own but they also connect, they build bridges for the story-line of a hustler. The capture human reactions in times of struggle and enjoyment. These lines reek of hunger, a hunger that the young come up artist lived with for a while. So take this time to not only read the lines but look at them for what they are and what they may mean to you. Continue reading
Much respect goes out to Jigga for his lyrical talent. The way he pieces his words together with so much care is unremarkable especially when he comes off the head with most of it. Almost ever verse Jay-Z delivers is potent and precise. His first verse from ‘This Life Forever’ has always stood out in my mind, mainly because of the descriptiveness of verse. Check out the words… Continue reading
When it comes to Jigga’s music I’ve been a fan for a while and I’ve always said that I would pay big money to see/hear 2 instances of his musical history. #1 would be that Jigga versus DMX battle. #2 would to hear Jigga spit over that “Spread Love” by Take 6. Well it just so happens Continue reading
As the ipod spins at work I find myself grooving to these Nasty & Jigga tracks from way back. They don’t rhyme like they use to but they still never slack. Take a trip back in the day when they was going in and spittin hard peep Continue reading
I got the audio to this on one of my scratched up CD’s. This used to be my joint back in the day. Bleek, Young Chris, and Jigga did they thang. The only messed up thing about this video is that they left the part off when Bleek and Young Chris was rhyming over that Amerie “One Thing” beat. Goodness they went in!