Nicki Minaj, ‘The Pinkprint’ – A Review


Although Scattered, Nicki Minaj’s ‘The Pinkprint’ Proves Captivating Nicki Minaj • The Pinkprint • Republic • US Release Date: December 15, 2014  “Oh my gosh, look at her butt!” Yep, that bold phrase managed to dominate the airwaves as one Nicki Minaj managed to one-up her own edginess as an MC. If “Beez In The Trap”…

Review: Godsmack, 1000hp


Godsmack • 1000hp • Republic • US Release Date: August 5, 2014 “Turn that shit up louder / make it all go faster…take it to 1000 horsepower” That’s what Godsmack asserts on the chorus of the “1000hp,” the promo single for the album of the same title. 1000hp marks the metal band’s sixth studio album,…

Thoughts: Nicki Minaj, “Pills N Potions”


Minaj’s “Pills” Contrasts edgier, more controversial single “Lookin’ Ass”  Nicki Minaj • “Pills N Potions” • Cash Money • Single Release Date: May 21, 2014 “Pills n potions / we’re overdosin’ / I’m angry but I still love you,” sings Nicki Minaj on the hook of her latest single, “Pills N Potions”. She continues singing…

Review: SoMo, ‘SoMo’


SoMo’s major label debut leaves the listener underwhelmed  SoMo • SoMo • Republic • US Release Date: April 8, 2014 YouTube has become the ‘it’ means of being discovered as an artist these days. Honestly, the art of self-promotion is truly savvy, aggressive gameplay personally. Where so many talented artists don’t have the confidence or…

Music Shopping List: What To Consider Buying April 8, 2014


Ah new release Tuesday, where dreams come true and are broken for many artists who hope their album will sell these days.  This Tuesday, April 8, 2014, the releases aren’t exactly star-studded – that would be an understatement.  That said, there are some possibilities to choose from, whether you’re looking to go vintage, be spiritually…