This might look like a bit of a weird one to be posting on a cliché-free hip-hop blog but Lupe is one of the few mainstream artists to align his principles with ours. Also he’s got a new album out, one marred in controversy and debate, so it should be something interesting to see unfold over the next few weeks. In the meantime, here is Lupe Fiasco performing “The Show Goes On” with The Roots live on Jimmy Fallon.
Lupe Fiasco, The Roots
At the end of last year Spin Magazine compiled a fairly comprehensive video of video game samples in hip-hop. It started to make a few of us at Lesson Six think how many were actually about video games rather than just sounding like them. The result, a list of our top six tracks about video [...]