Dee-1 is one of the few rappers to walk it like he talks it, and he definitely uses his platform to promote a positive message towards his fans. Recently as a guest on The Real, the New Orleans artist told the hosts of the program about his pledge to remain celibate before marriage and much […]
New Orleans rapper Dee-1 first rose to national prominence when he openly called out then rap game leaders Jay Z, 50 Cent and Lil Wayne to step up do more for the community in a clever record titled “Jay, 50, and Weezy.” Now as a signed RCA Records artist, he planned to nudge the latter […]
Anthony Mackie caught the digital fade on Tuesday (Jan. 20) after he linked the wearing of the dreadlocks hairstyle with criminal activity. We couldn’t let The Falcon fly off into the corny brother sunset without mentioning a handful of Black celebrities and entertainers who wear dreadlocks without rap sheets to boot.
The Hip-Hop world desperately needs more Dee-1’s but we should be thankful for the one we do have. A sense of urgency and responsible message can be found in everything he spits and that goes double for the New Orleans’ sage’s Hip-Hop Wired premiere new single, “Against Us.”
Digital media is not only big business in 2013, it’s the only business as far as success is concerned. If Beyoncé’s most recent earthquake of an album taught us anything, it’s that the Internet and all its capabilities are to be fully taken advantage of if you want to go far within your musical career.
It’s always comforting to see rappers build from the underground (the blogs in 2013) and get the chance to spread their music on a higher platform. New Orleans rapper, Dee-1 has made it a goal to pepper his records with socio-concious messages and it’s culminated by signing a deal with RCA Inspiration.
The League Of Young Voters Education Fund, AllHipHop.com and Rock The Vote will host their second annual #BarackTalk, a State of the Union round table discussion and watch party tonight starting at 7:30 p.m. #BarackTalk is not about the president. It’s not about political parties. It’s about The League of Young Voters coming together to drive the 2012 election. The […]
Dee-1 – “Never Clockin’ Out” [Audio] The Source magazine’s current Unsigned Hype pick Dee-1 drops another exclusive joint. His One Man Army movement is becoming impossible to ignore, and rumors have begun to swirl about who Dee may be on the verge signing with. Peep More New Music Here