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Status Ain't Hood

On J-Zone, Rap’s Great Disgruntled Comedian

At the beginning of his new album, Fish-N-Grits, the veteran Queens rapper and producer J-Zone lays out the two sides in rap's great generational schism,…
Tom Breihan | April 6, 2016 - 1:05 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Kamaiyah Just Fucked The Whole Summer Up

Sometimes, a great piece of music will come along and fuck up all your plans. I had a whole idea about what I wanted to…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2016 - 11:43 am

Status Ain't Hood

Status Ain’t Hood: Rick Ross’ Quiet Comeback

Rick Ross never really seemed hungry; it was part of his appeal. When we met him, he was pushing an overblown comic-book kingpin character, talking…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2015 - 12:50 pm

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Stream The Du-Rites J-Zone & Pablo Martin Are The Du-Rites

The Queens rapper and producer J-Zone is one of the funniest, bitterest men in all of rap music. Earlier this year, he released a new…
Tom Breihan | October 21, 2016 - 11:54 am

Status Ain't Hood

Kamaiyah Just Fucked The Whole Summer Up

Sometimes, a great piece of music will come along and fuck up all your plans. I had a whole idea about what I wanted to…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2016 - 11:43 am