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Music Video Running Diary: Kendrick Lamar – “Backseat Freestyle”

Kendrick Lamar is arguably one of the hottest hip-hop artists around today.  Following his incredible 2012 album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, Lamar released a music video for the single “Backseat Freestyle”.  Today we’ll give this video a watch in order to analyze its artistic merits, as well as understand what it means and what artistic message Kendrick is trying to send us.

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The Top 50 Songs of 2012

Every year, a myriad of blogs and websites will subjectively lay claim to the best songs / albums / artists of the year.  While there is definitely some overlap, each source brings its own viewpoint, so I’m voluntarily tossing my hat into the ring.   Continue reading