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The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (4-6 to 4-12)

The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (4-6 to 4-12)

This week’s curation might as well be sponsored by Young Thug. He’s the main topic of discussion as his Carter 6 album has sparked a lot of opinion. We got three excellent pieces below. That’s not all! Picking out rappers to pull wrestling moves on, Mod Sun sits down with The STASHED, how Kid Cudi can ensure a successful next album, living without recognition (a la Wale), and more. Scroll on. What’s A King To A God? Why Drake & Kendrick Lamar Need Each Other To Succeed: The senseless Drake vs. Kendrick debate rages on every couple months across social… continue reading

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The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-30 to 4-5)

The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-30 to 4-5)

Happy Easter everyone! The huge running theme this week seems to be some exceptional interviews. The likes of Wale spoke to Billboard, A$AP Rocky is covering Complex, Sounwave drops mad details on the m.a.a.d kid’s album, and DJ Jazzy Jeff spoke about a conversation with Mac Miller changing his musical perspective. In addition, we have Fast & Furious movies being ranked, the American Dream being re-imagined for our generation, and the age-old question of can Rocky drop a classic? Scroll on. Wale’s Billboard Interview: Wale is an artist who isn’t afraid to show off his emotions. Some see this as… continue reading

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The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-23 to 3-29)

The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-23 to 3-29)

It’s WrestleMania 31 day. The grand daddy of them all. What better way to start off this week’s curation than with a piece about why Roman should walk away as the victor. Also included this week is Meek Mill’s homecoming show, who should make the XXL Freshmen list, the internet hype of Kendrick’s album, how 2015 could be the year of Rich Homie Quan, and more. Scroll on. Why WWE Needs Roman Reigns to Defeat Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania: While I respect Meelz’s opinion, no. Brock should win, then drop the belt to someone who is more properly prepared. Yes,… continue reading

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The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-16 to 3-22)

The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-16 to 3-22)

Pardon the lateness, blame the server. This week’s curation is short and sweet with a pre-dominant list of Kendrick articles. He deserves each and every one. Aside from that, there’s a wonderful profile on Steve Rifkind that covers his entire career. Wow. Action Bronson held a unique listening session for Mr. Wonderful at SXSW for select media members. Lastly, who doesn’t love Fresh Prince of Bel-Air? There’s an article about it too. Catch all that and more! Don’t forget to check out my interview with Michael Christmas too. Scroll on. On Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Mortal Man,’ Tupac, And The Sparks To… continue reading

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The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-9 to 3-15)

The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-9 to 3-15)

A couple weeks until graduation is the main reason I haven’t written much. Trying to stay on top of assignments at this stage in the game is a task itself. However, it’s coming along nicely. Anyways, you’re reading this for one reason and one reason only: THE CURATION. This week, my fellow peers explore what label Ab-Soul should sign to if he ever left TDE, why Lucious Lyon is a terrible boss, 15 freestyles that are in the must-see category, G-Unit breaking down their latest EP, and much more. Scroll on. If Ab-Soul Got Dropped From TDE, What Label Should… continue reading

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The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-2 to 3-8)

The Sermon’s Curation: Best Reads of the Week (3-2 to 3-8)

The Massacre turned 10 on March 3. XXL spoke with 50 for an extensive interview breaking down so many elements that went into the whole creation. And, that’s just one piece of The Sermon’s Curation this week. There’s mistakes indie artists make, a great interview with Lloyd Banks, praise for Kanye’s “Power,” a preview for Wale’s upcoming album, a profile on Jay 305, and more. Scroll down. Big Sean – DJ Booth Interview: Much everything they do, DJ Booth’s interviews are more like lengthy profiles that show off the artist just as much as the writer putting all the words… continue reading

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