.. is seriously what this music shit is missing. Not so much from the OG’s and veterans in Hip Hop – but this is more or less directed at the youth. In no shape or form do we support the statements Soulja Boy made – but there has to be some credibility to what your saying in your music.
Pac said what he said, NWA said what they said – BIG said what he said, RUN DMC, Jay, Nas, Lupe, etc etc – once you put it on wax that was it, It was a wrap. It brought out quality, you thought twice about what you were gonna say, how you said it, made you go back and rewrite – and you never backed away.
Stand for something.
Read this kids story and then say something:
“At spring break I told my friends a ‘sick’ vacation would be to come here and fight with the rebels,” he told Christian Science Monitor correspondent Kristen Chick.
Jeon says he purchased an $800 one-way ticket to Cairo, then snuck across the border into Libya. Because he doesn’t speak a lick of Arabic, Jeon has relied on sign language and broken Italian to communicate with his new-found brothers-in-arms.
As for the rebels, they’ve welcomed the foreigner with open arms, even conferring upon Jeon an honorary Libyan name, Ahmed El Maghrabi Saidi Barga.
The Orange County native, who calls the Libyan Uprising “one of the few real revolutions,” plans to return home soon enough, but not before helping the rebels take the loyalist stronghold of Sirte.
Chick reports that Jeon was not worried about the upcoming battle. “I believe in destiny,”
.. be the best You for the sake that someone might need the inspiration.