In this episode we discuss our top 5 albums and singles of the year so far. We also discuss Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez' win, and if this upset will reverberate throughout the political landscape. Lastly, enter a general discussion on Drake and his new album, Scorpion.
In this episode we sit down with local hip hop group, Chi Town Born. We discuss their history, influences, and music. Listen, like, follow, subscribe!
In this episode, we share our version of Hip Hop March Madness. We started off with a sweet 16 of the top rappers under the age of 30. The list is based off of the last 2 years of music from the artists, who we listened to the most and their impact on the culture. We've made some cuts and welcome you to listen to our thought process of moving from the Elite Eight to the Final Four! Listen, like, follow, subscribe! Also, tell us what you think in the comments or on social media, @throughthecrate!
In this episode, we review the best of hiphop in 2017. We recorded this episode live at VSOP studios and encouraged the audience to engage in the dialogue with us. We dive into the top themes, emcees, and albums of 2017, as well as what we expect for hip hop in 2018. Listen, like, follow, and subscribe!
In this episode, we welcome our friend Ben to discuss Dave East and ASAP Ferg. They both dropped EPs recently, making this a heavy east coast episode. Oh! We also can’t forget R Kelly's sex slave house, Cardi B making it to #1 on HipHop charts, and Taylor Swift's appropriation. Lastly, we test Ben's "hiphopness" with his top 5.