The Downfall of Kid Cudi: A Sad Tale


As a music critic, one has to master the art of judgment, specifically which albums to review and which ones to pass on. In December 2015, something spoke to yours truly in regards to passing on a particular album. What was the album worthy of skipping – prejudging before judging it via review – Kid…

Ranking Kid Cudi’s Albums From 2009 – 2014


Kid Cudi is one of the most unique artists of recent times.  He’s classified as a rapper, but he’s definitely from the left-field breed.  Ultimately, Scott Mescudi is incredibly eclectic, and for hardcore fans, they wouldn’t have the artist without his eclectic spirit. Over the course of five years, the Kid has managed to release…

Schoolboy Q Takes Oxymoron To No. 1


Ah, who doesn’t love a good ‘come-up’ story? Schoolboy Q has reason to celebrate as his third LP Oxymoron takes over the no. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart.  Apparently, them “Collard Greens” were pretty potent, as 139,000 people decided to add Oxymoron to their music collection.  139,000 copies isn’t the ‘end all…

Review: Kid Cudi, Indicud


Kid Cudi ⎪ Indicud ⎪ Universal Republic ⎪⎪ US Release Date: April 16, 2013 Introduction & Background Kid Cudi (Scott Mescudi) is one interesting dude, period.  ‘Left-field’ and ‘left of center’ as they come, the alt- rapper seems to be on his own undiscovered planet – both a compliment and observation. 2009’s Man On The…