Writer | Content Creator | Culture Critic
A collection of my best articles and features.
The podcast I host alongside my two fellow Hip Hop journalist friends where we give our takes (mostly hot) on the culture.
My most updated resume.
An interview I conducted with budding Brooklyn-based photographer, Lorenzo Holder, in which he discusses his artistic vision and his travels, including visiting Leprosy colonies.
A feature I wrote following a lengthy face-to-face interview with Swizz Beatz in his personal art gallery in Chelsea, NYC. (Also appears in print issue #270)
A feature about Harlem rapper, Dave East, following our interview, in which we discuss his hoop dreams, going to jail, and his fateful meeting with Nas.
One of The Source's first forays into online album reviews, in which I delve into ScHoolBoy Q's masterpiece 'Blank Face LP'.
My second cover story, for The Source's 2015 year-end issue, featuring a conversation with Jeezy (formerly Young Jeezy), shortly after he was released from jail.
The second installment of my 'Concrete Canvas' art section, featuring up-and-coming visual artist Distortedd.
The first entry of my "Concrete Canvas" art section I created for The Source, about Atlanta-based Illustrator FRKO RICO. (Also appears in print issue #266)
A feature with Chicago rapper, Mick Jenkins, in which we discuss his music, negativity in his home city, and ginger ale.
My first printed cover story for The Source‘s 2014 year-end issue, which featured an intimate discussion between YG and I about everything from harrowing tales of home invasions...
A piece I wrote about two prodigal pre-teens that set the foundation for what would become my "Concrete Canvas" art section for The Source.