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The Review: Sweet Design by Double A Featuring Y10

October 23, 2019 @ 11:46 am

We bring you our review of Sweet Design by Double A off his third solo mixtape, Project Z. On this Song, he features Y10 and tells us why he thinks Hip Hop needs a revival. Download the full mixtape here

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Credit: Adedamola Adegoke aka Double A

Image: Adedamola Adegoke aka Double A

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The Review: Arise by The Seige

April 16, 2019 @ 1:06 pm

We discuss Arise, a song by The Seige for Marvel's Cloak and Dagger on this episode of Shades of Us: The Review. 

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Credit: Marvel's Cloak & Dagger | Season 1, Episode 4 Music: The Seige – “Arise” | Freeform

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The Review: How Much A Dollar Cost by Kendrick Lamar featuring James Fauntleroy and Ronald Isley

March 19, 2019 @ 1:16 pm

Per request from Senan Murray, we review Kendrick Lamar's 'How Much A Dollar Cost' off his album, To Pimp a Butterfly. K.Dot features James Fauntleroy and Ronald Isley on this track. 

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Credit: How Much A Dollar Cost by Kendrick Lamar featuring James Fauntleroy and Ronald Isley

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The Review: Please Me by Cardi B and Bruno Mars

March 5, 2019 @ 12:05 pm

In their second song together, Cardi B and Bruno Mars deliver a sensual song titled, Please Me. We discuss the song on this Shades of Us: The Review episode. 

 

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Credit: Please Me by Cardi B and Bruno Mars

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The Review: Violent Crimes by Kanye West

January 15, 2019 @ 11:15 am

On this episode of Shades of Us: The Review, we discuss Violent Crimes by Kanye West off his 2018 album, Ye

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The Review: Can’t Be Broken by Lil Wayne

November 13, 2018 @ 12:26 pm

On this episode of The Review, we look at Lil Wayne's Can't Be Broken off his 2018 album, Tha Carter V. This was a request from Mbaidom Isaac Ibrahim from Yola, Nigeria. 

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The Review: Put It On Me by Ja Rule featuring Lil Mo and Vita

December 26, 2017 @ 8:36 am

A review of Ja Rule's 2000 love song, Put It on Me, featuring Lil Mo and Vita.

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Credit: Put It On Me - Ja Rule featuring Lil Mo and Vita

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The Review: D.N.A by Kendrick Lamar

December 19, 2017 @ 11:36 am

We take a look at the second song on Kendrick Lamar's Damn on this episode of #TheReview.

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Credit: D.N.A by Kendrick Lamar

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The Review: Superman by Cassper Nyovest featuring Tsepo Tshola

December 12, 2017 @ 10:34 am

On Superman, Cassper Nyovest talks about fatherhood and why it is important to appreciate fathers more. He features music legend, Tsepo Tshola, on this ode to his father and all fathers in the world. We review the song on #TheReview here. 

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Credit: Superman by Cassper Nyovest ft Tsepo Tshola

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The Review: Dear White People

December 7, 2017 @ 10:48 am

Dear White People is a movie written, produced and directed by Justin Simien. We reviewed the movie on this episode of #TheReview. 

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