Tag Archives: HipHop

What MF Doom’s ‘Operations: Doomsday’ Contributed to Hip-Hop

What MF Doom’s ‘Operations: Doomsday’ Contributed to Hip-Hop “By candlelight, my hand will write these rhymes ’til I’m burnt out,” MF Doom raps at the start of “?,” the ultimate tune earlier than the epilogue on his 1999 debut album, “Operation: Doomsday.” In its video, Doom is certainly on the finish of his wick. He… Read More »

Daveed Diggs’s Hip-Hop Trio Clipping’s New Album Captures a Chaotic 2020

Daveed Diggs’s Hip-Hop Trio Clipping’s New Album Captures a Chaotic 2020 LOS ANGELES — On a sunny October afternoon, the producer Jonathan Snipes heard the distant bloop of a postal scanner and bounded to seize the day’s mail: a field of eight clean cassettes for his Tascam Portastudio together with the comically sophisticated rating to “The… Read More »