hip hop

The Death Row Records Hit List

The Hit List is an original Project Astral series that explores deaths in the hip hop universe. Death Row Records employees and artists symbolized gangsta rap throughout the 1990s and instilled fear into anyone who crossed their path.  Death Row’s… Read More ›

NIPSEY HUSSLE

TIME MACHINE POET OF THE WEEK NIPSEY HUSSLE Born Ermias Joseph Asghedom August 15, 1985 Los Angeles, California, U.S. Died March 31, 2019 (aged 33) Los Angeles, California, U.S. When I posted Mac Miller as a TIME MACHINE POET a few… Read More ›

Freddie Gibbs

TIME MACHINE POET OF THE WEEK FREDDIE GIBBS Born June 14, 1982 (age 36) Gary, Indiana, U.S. We are now announcing only the second time we have named a living person for our “Time Machine Poet of the Week” tribute.  Hailing… Read More ›