Mac Miller, ‘100 Grandkids’: Hit or Miss?


Mac Miller • 100 Grandkids • Warner Bros • Release Date: August 7, 2015 That Mac Miller guy is one of a kind isn’t he? He released a debut album that debuted atop the Billboard 200 (Blue Slide Park) and then followed up with a top three sophomore album (Watching Movies with the Sound Off)…

Comparison: Summer Hip-Hop – Who Wins The Battle for Best Album?


Summer 2013 has been a hip-hop summer indeed.  On June 18, three hip-hop heavyweight albums bowed courtesy of J. Cole (Born Sinner), Kanye West (Yeezus), and Mac Miller (Watching Movies With The Sound Off).  The following week, July 25th , saw the bow of Wale (The Gifted), arguably one of Maybach Music Group’s best.  Then…

Mac Miller Earns Critical Praise as Sales Are Slipping


“Get ‘em Mac, Mac, Mac, Mac, Mac, Mac…” That’s the opening line of Mac Miller’s “OK”, his disgustingly, offensive track with Tyler, The Creator from his sophomore effort, Watching Movies With the Sound Off.  Oh, and did I mention that this über-brash number is one of the best tracks from the album?  Well the point…

Chart Moves, June 26, 2013: Hip Hop Extravaganza at The Top


Chart Rewind – June 19, 2013 Black Sabbath claimed their first no. 1 album with 13, which sold an impressive 155,000 copies.  They were joined in the top ten by debuts from Big Time Rush (24/Seven, no. 4 with 35,000 copies), Goo Goo Dolls (Magnetic, no. 8 with 29,000 copies), Man of Steel Soundtrack (no….

Review: Mac Miller, ‘Watching Movies With the Sound Off’


Mac Miller⎪ Watching Movies With the Sound Off ⎪ Rostrum ⎪⎪ US Release Date: June 18, 2013 Official Website: www.macmillerofficial.com Introduction “In kindergarten, used to put some condoms in my cubby / in case one of these hoes tryna f**k me…” Hmm, not sure how a five-year old accomplishes that, but sure.  That’s Mac Miller; brash and filled…

Upcoming: Mac Miller – Watching Movies With The Sound Off (Album Stream)


June 18, 2013 is merely one week away.  As hyped, June 18 seems to be the day for summer (or near-summer) ‘blockbusters’.  Kanye West (Yeezus), J. Cole (Born Sinner), and Mac Miller (Watching Movies With the Sound Off ), three artists whose previous albums debuted at no. 1, all release their respective albums that day. Like, Oh My God!!! LOLz.  Throw…

Can Mac Miller Compete With Stiff Competition on June 18?


June 18 is a big day for hip-hop.  Kanye West‘s anticipated sixth solo studio album, Yeezus is likely to be the top new release that day/week. If one hip-hop heavyweight weren’t enough, J. Cole returns with his anticipated sophomore album, Born Sinner, led by single “Power Trip” featuring the current hottest male R&B artist, Miguel. And then there’s 21-year old  Mac Miller,…