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The Real Valerie Who Inspired Amy Winehouse’s “Valerie” Reflects On The Song’s Legacy

Jun 7, 2019, by Chris Mench @Chris_Mench Winehouse’s track is a cover of UK band The Zutons, who wrote it about the lead singer’s ex. The late Amy Winehouse left behind a small but vital catalog of music, including signature songs like “Rehab,‘” “Back to Black,” and “Valerie.” In a new Vice article, the real …

Danny Brown Says Sada Baby Is “The Best Rapper In Detroit”

Danny Brown Says Sada Baby Is “The Best Rapper In Detroit” Jun 8, 2019, by Grant Rindner @DontGetIt Sada Baby released his breakout mixtape ‘Bartier Bounty’ in January. Detroit is in the midst of a true rap renaissance, with artists like Tee Grizzley, Molly Brazy, Peezy, and Sada Baby all developing strong fanbases. Danny Brown, …

Manley Reference Mono Gold Microphone

The Manley Gold Reference multi-pattern microphones are a statement, quite simply, of the finest microphones that money can buy in the pursuit of truly accurate musical recordings. The Gold Reference Series employ their design of large capsules (1.25 inch overall, 1 inch diaphragm diameter) which are executed to precise tolerances made possible by modern micro-milling …

Oakland Becomes Second City in the U.S. to Decriminalize Psychedelic Mushrooms

Richard Vogel / Associated Press Keenan Higgins June 7, 2019 Things are about to get really trippy for residents in Oakland, California! According to a report by the Associated Press, city officials have voted to decriminalize adult use and possession of magic mushrooms and other psychoactive plants in California’s eighth most populated city. This news …

Hip-Hop’s Love For ‘Street Fighter’ Jun 7, 2019, by Eddie Fu @eddiefu by JacquesMorel @JacquesMorel by Jer Paulin @JerRobertPaulin by Tia Hill @tortiachips There are few games with as many lyrical mentions. Capcom Games launched its Street Fighter franchise in 1987. The video game spans dozens of individual titles, and hip-hop first name-dropped it as …

Release Date Set for Odell Beckham Jr.’s Air Max 720 Collab

New city. New team. New shoes. By Mike DeStefano Odell Beckham Jr. might have been traded from the New York Giants to the Cleveland Browns this offseason, but the superstar wideout is staying put on Team Nike. In the spirit of Air Max Day, OBJ took to Instagram today to show off his latest collaboration with …

Tee Grizzley Says He Runs Detroit & Name-Drops Eminem On “No Talkin”

Jun 7, 2019 by Eddie Fu @eddiefu He previously called Em “a pioneer from the city.” Artists ranging from Young Thug to Justin Bieber to Sada Baby have all recently questioned Eminem’s dominance in hip-hop. With his new song “No Talkin,” Tee Grizzley seems to add himself to the list. The track is taken from …

“Versace” Producer Zaytoven Wants to Know Why They Didn’t Give Him a Sneaker

“Versace” Producer Zaytoven Wants to Know Why They Didn’t Give Him a Sneaker He also discusses sneaker shopping with Gucci Mane, recording with Kanye West, and more. By Sole Collector Jun 6, 2019 Full Size Run is Sole Collector’s weekly sneaker talk and debate show featuring co-hosts Brendan Dunne, Matt Welty, and Trinidad James. This week …