[Review] Ace Hood’s “Blood, Sweat & Tears”

Ace Hood is no stranger to the rap game. He gave us proof enough with his previous records, “Gutta” and “Ruthless”, including all eight of his mixtapes; now, in my opinion, he has one of the best Rap albums of the summer and definitely for the year. “Blood, Sweat & Tears” is on fire. There are absolutely no space fillers and no crappy tracks that deserve to be thrown out. Expect to find songs about working hard, being ambitious, overcoming trials, finding love, going through pain, and other issues faced in the daily life. However, the main concept of this album is telling the story about the life of a hustler. Ace has worked tremendously hard on this record, hence living up to the album’s title. If you’re desperately searching for some good hip hop music then this is the one to satisfy your thirst. So go on this journey with me as I dissect each track and try my utmost best to convey its purpose to you. Continue reading “[Review] Ace Hood’s “Blood, Sweat & Tears””

Introducing Frank Ocean…

Christopher Francis Ocean aka Frank Ocean is a singer/rapper, songwriter, and producer from New Orleans. Frank is most notable for his laid back single “Novacane“, and for penning tracks for many huge artists like Beyonce, Justin Bieber, and John Legend. After relocating to Los Angeles amidst hurricane Katrina in 2005, Ocean began pursuing a music career. He joined the hip hop collective OFWGKTA in 2009, and later signed a record deal with Def Jam through his connection with popular music producer Tricky Stewart. Since then, Frank has been working to establish himself as an artist in the industry.  Continue reading “Introducing Frank Ocean…”