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Earth Wind & Fire founder Maurice White will be remembered through music

Earth Wind & Fire founder Maurice White will be remembered through music

By Maliik Obee and Ahjahnae LaQuer The music world was rocked with the news of 74 year-old Maurice White’s death. White was the founder of Earth Wind & Fire and had battled with Parkinson’s disease for more than 30 years before being found dead in his Los Angeles home, Thursday.   White wrote and produced countless hits for Earth Wind & Fire over the last five decades, winning seven Grammy Awards of his own. Although the band was originally signed by record label, Warner Brothers as a jazz act, it was White’s idea to combine elements of jazz, rock and […]

by · February 6, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · SECTIONS
What A Waste of our Time

What A Waste of our Time

By Maliik ObeeThe idea of a collective work from the likes of Drake & Future is a big deal for the hip-hop world. Canada’s Drake currently has a stronghold on the rap industry; couple four platinum albums with a slew of Billboard hits, and you have one of the most consistent artists of the last decade. Atlanta artist Future has an impressive resume of his own since his introduction to the world in 2011. Ironically, his first radio hit “Tony Montana” featured an assist from Drake that propelled him into a household name. Future has several chart-topping hits and solid […]

by Maliik Obee · September 22, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, HIP HOP, MUSIC