Shannon Atencio

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Kids With Parents In Prison Often Deal With Untreated Trauma

Arlene Adams killed her partner with the knife she kept in bed with her.<p>Adams, then 21, had just put her two daughters, Armani and Jameeyah, to bed when their father came home drunk and belligerent. As the girls slept in another room of their small apartment, their parents began arguing.<p>They …

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Is Transparency The Music Industry's Next Battle?

The issue of how much musicians theoretically earn from their work has moved out of the trade press and into social media's trending topics recently, whether that's Taylor Swift demonstrating her clout via a successful protest of Apple Music or Jay Z's Tidal promising artists higher royalty rates …

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The New Rules of Grilling

Seven ways to improve your barbecue game, from one of America's best young butchers.<p>After a successful career as a bass guitarist in various indie rock bands, Bryan Mayer, age 41, decided to switch disciplines and eventually settled on butchering. He read a few books, hacked apart some animals and …

At.Long.Last.A$AP: The Album Review - Exclusive Hip Hop News, Interviews, Rumors, Rap & Music Videos

It’s about time A$AP Rocky released his new album. Ever since the song “Multiply” hit the web in the fall, several fans have been anticipated on the …

new leak from kanye's swish...

Win Butler of The Arcade Fire has apparently leaked the track.<p>We've so far heard three tracks from Kanye's forthcoming album, <i>Swish</i> (FKA <i>So Help Me God</i>) - <i>Only One</i>, <i>FourFiveSeconds</i> and the almighty <i>All Day</i> - and last night, what looks like a fourth track from West's highly anticipated seventh album, got …

Bad Enough To Be True - The Art Of Kanye West

<b>1. AMONGST THE YELLOW EYES</b><p>THE NIGHT WAS AT ONCE JOYFUL AND EXUBERANT AS IT WAS SOMBER AND DIGNIFIED. 40 YEARS OF THE GREATEST COMEDIC MINDS, …

The Top 10 Hip Hop Singles Of The Week: Kendrick Lamar, Dr. Dre, Yelawolf

This week directors aiP and Chimp created an unofficial music video for Kendrick Lamar’s “You Ain’t Gotta Lie (Momma Said).” Meanwhile, a Dr. Dre …

Scientists Show Proof Hip-Hop Has Revolutionized Music the Most Since 1960

For decades, fans of Hip-Hop have considered it one of the most important developments in Pop culture. Now, scientists say they have proof that it is …

The Sauce Twinz Say Drake Can Never Fully Represent Houston

Drake has been know to have a fondness for the city of Houston and its Hip Hop culture. Recently holding his second annual Houston Appreciation …

Hip Hop Week In Review: 50 Cent, A$AP Rocky, Chris Brown

Early this week TMZ reported that 50 Cent‘s SMS Promotion has filed for bankruptcy. An attorney for Fif’s audio brand said that 50 plans to …

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How Rhymefest Avoided a Kanye Beatdown and Helped Craft ‘Jesus Walks’

Chicago rapper Che “Rhymefest” Smith co-wrote the Oscar-winning song “Glory” from <i>Selma</i>, has won Grammys <i></i>and <i></i>met with U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron …

Is GZA Correct & Mainstream Hip Hop Has Forgotten Lyricism?

“Music is forever changing. Hip Hop is not going to be what it was 15 or 20 years ago. Everything changes. There are different sounds, different …

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Epic doodling

I’m a pretty big fan of doodling, but my stuff has nothing on Peter Deligdisch.<p>His YouTube channel is full of videos where he documents his …

Doodling