Tag "hip hop"

The Dose: Joey Badass’s new album attacks America, proves he’s one of rap’s finest

The hip-hop community has dubbed Joey Badass one of the era’s best lyricists and it’s fairly easy to see why. His debut studio album, “B4.DA.$$,” was released on his 20th

The Dose: Isaiah Rashad’s debut album is hip-hop at its best

Garrett Long At last, after a turbulent hiatus following the release of “Cilvia Demo” nearly three years ago, Isaiah Rashad finally delivered a full-length album for his fans this month.

Final night of Thin Line ends on a powerful note

Erica Wieting | Features Editor @ericawieting Patrons relaxing late Sunday afternoon at Dan’s Silver Leaf quietly chatted as breeze blew through the small venue’s open doors, awaiting the delayed 3:45

Hailey’s to close, reopen as arcade bar with new surprises

Chad Robertson | Staff Writer @chadr0b After 12 years as a Denton nightlife staple, Hailey’s Club will host its last party and close its doors on Dec. 31. Club owner

Local hip-hop artist, funk band collaborate on album

Chad Robertson | Staff Writer @chadr0b With a little help from jazz-funk musician Toshi Clinch, hip-hop artist Thani Abuhamad is advancing his musical prowess. Clinch, a 21-year-old jazz studies senior,

The Dose: BoomBachs “killed it” Saturday night

Kyle Martin | Staff Writer @Kyle_Martin35 One of Denton’s own hip-hop/jazz/fusion bands took the Oaktopia stage this weekend. And they killed it. Local Denton band The BoomBachs played on the

Local hip hop artist plays to his own beat

Kayleigh Bywater | Senior Staff Writer @kayleighbywater Most people try to keep up with the most popular music tracks or follow the biggest artists of the year. Musician and Denton

The Dose: Kanye West unveils new track at Adidas event

Nicholas Friedman / Features Editor Kanye West had a weird week. From Sunday night’s Grammy nonsense to rumblings that he is headed to the studio with Will Smith and Taylor

Student rapper preaches positivity through rhyme

Christina Ulsh / Senior Staff Writer Psychedelics and bohemian attire are two age-old aspects closely associated with the lifestyle of a hippie. Honey the Hippie, however, is bringing hip-hop into