Hip-hop is missing balance: There’s too much ratchedness and too many party records. What about those conscious, “make you think,” “let’s take a stand” records? This week CYHi The Prynce dropped his “Huey” remix with Royce da 5’9 and Joell Ortiz and it’s lyric to go. It’s a great message interwoven with solid wordplay. CYHi is G.O.O.D. Music’s forgotten 6th man.
Bow Wow has always been Shad Moss, even when he was Lil Bow Wow. Bow has grown all up in front of a generation of music fans to become a Cash Money ‘Millionario’ with the likes of Weezy, Drake and of course Nicki. On his latest track Ya Heard, Bow shows up under his government name Shad along with Problem.