Review: Juicy J, ‘Stay Trippy’


Juicy J Benefits from Being True to Himself… Even if That’s Irresponsible…  Juicy J⎪Stay Trippy⎪ Columbia⎪⎪ US Release Date: August 27, 2013 “I make money all day, then I ball with the profits / n***as hate on me, I tell em hatin’ n***as stop it…” It’s not the most endearing or intelligible lyric I’ve ever…

Review: Ronald Isley, ‘This Song Is For You’


Ronald Isley⎪ This Song Is For You ⎪ eOne ⎪⎪ US Release Date: July 16, 2013 “La dee da da da…”.  Sigh – and the ladies swoon.  That’s that Ronald Isley signature vocal run that has graced us for years and years, not to mention that falsetto that is unmatched by, well anybody really.  On…

Review: Chrisette Michele, ‘Better’


Chrisette Michele ⎪ Better ⎪ Motown ⎪⎪ US Release Date: June 11, 2013 Featured Artists: Wale; 2 Chainz; Bilal; Dunson Executive produced by Chrisette Michele & Linette Payne; Co-Executive Producer: Doug Ellison When a classy artist comes to mind in modern times,  R&B chanteuse Chrisette Michele sits among the top of the list. Fusing elements of soul,…