SULLEE J: Comical (Lyric Video)

Acclaimed Baltimore hip-hop star Sullee J has released a fresh new single this past week in preparation for his upcoming release of the album SPEAR, soon to drop early this year. The song, ‘Comical’ which touches on the current atmosphere of the industry, is a diss track aimed squarely at the relatively new mumble rap genre, which has become all the rage on the scene these past couple of years. It is also a commentary on the current state of affairs, both in Sullee J’s home nation, the United States, and across the world. The track comes with a neat set … Continue reading SULLEE J: Comical (Lyric Video)

SULLEE J: Word to the Wise ft. Gin

This December has proved to be a bumper month for Pakistani-American rapper and musician Sullee J (Sullee Justice) as he unleashes a wave of new songs and collabs before the New Year kicks in. Fresh from the release of R&B flavoured serenade “On Repeat” a week ago, the Baltimore-based artiste has now unveiled his latest song “Word to the Wise” – a grand piece of what the young things of America like to call ‘dope music’. Word to the Wise is a collaboration that extends across the breadth of hip-hip’s homeland, with the newest voice from the East Coast, Sullee … Continue reading SULLEE J: Word to the Wise ft. Gin

SULLEE J: Inception II

Globally acclaimed artist Sullee J, from the U.S. city of Baltimore, has released a new single and music video this past week. Titled ‘Inception II’, the artist’s latest release takes listeners back to Sullee’s characteristic flow and signature lyricism. There is a strong message about doing good in life and fighting against the bad, about the struggle and making it through. The video and music were produced by Jurrivh x Syndrome, with direction by Get Fresh Studios and visuals by Get Fresh Visuals. Mixing and mastering was done by Michael Seger and the single and video was released by Global Faction on YouTube … Continue reading SULLEE J: Inception II

A TOWN NAMED ROTTENEGG: Monarch Airlines encourages people to visit unfairly named locations

London – VIJAY SHAH via SWNS digital You are probably right now in the midst of booking your summer break to somewhere in Europe. Perhaps it is somewhere well-known, cultural, fun and touristy. Some place like Barcelona, London, Venice, Valletta or even Belgrade. However, maybe you want to sample a different, new and off-the-beaten-track destination this time round. How about Hell, in Norway, Piles in Spain, or God forbid, the simple hamlet of Twatt in the Orkney Islands, off Scotland. While visiting destinations with giggle-inducing names might give Instagram bragging rights to some teens, most families would baulk at the idea of … Continue reading A TOWN NAMED ROTTENEGG: Monarch Airlines encourages people to visit unfairly named locations

APPLE IPHONE 7: People caught out by headphone jack drilling hoax video

London, UNITED KINGDOM VIJAY SHAH via SIMON ROBB and Metro Technology company Apple recently launched the latest iteration of its best selling and fashionable iPhone series. However many Apple fans have been left frustrated as the iPhone 7 comes with one less feature, a headphone jack. While Apple have been encouraging consumers to spend a bit extra to purchase their equally new music accessory, the wireless Airpods, some users, not keen on splashing out on little white things for their ears, have resorted to drilling holes into their handsets thanks to a hoax video doing the rounds, with disastrous consequences. … Continue reading APPLE IPHONE 7: People caught out by headphone jack drilling hoax video

SULLEE J: The Proposition

Sullee J, Baltimore’s dopest MC and rapper, returns with his latest single, “The Proposition” from his Victory mixtape, produced by JustChris, a fellow MC based out of Tremont, Illinois, USA. The artist’s latest track is all about his style on the microphone, his unmistakable delivery in tune to the ticking of a clock. He speaks on current issues and the ideology behind the system. A solid track that both inspires and makes you think. “This is geometry over a beat, calculated with a high dose of truth and equal to nothing but dopeness! Sullee J is not playing! “ “The … Continue reading SULLEE J: The Proposition

DEAL GURU’S DANCING SAGE: Indian retail advert accused of defamation towards Hindus

Indian online retailer AskMeBazaar.com has been condemned for religious insensitivity by Hindu groups after it recently broadcast a video advertisement on YouTube that depicts a Hindu sage (clergyman) dancing with a scantily-clad woman. The thirty-second advert depicts an actor dressed as the sage, wearing sacred rudraksha beads and saffron coloured garments associated with religious figureheads of India’s largest faith, levitating over a CGI building buried mostly in the ground while Bollywood actress and ‘item girl‘ Kangana Ranaut is perched on the edge of the building dressed in modern Western clothes, including a short red skirt. As the clip begins, the sage seated in a traditional meditational posture floats towards Ms. Ranaut and asks her why she is so busy. As she … Continue reading DEAL GURU’S DANCING SAGE: Indian retail advert accused of defamation towards Hindus

VIDEO MOMENT : Dancing Indian horse

A quick video of a horse rhythmically trotting to the beat of a dhol drum. This was shared on Whatsapp by my sister Alia and is also my first post via the WordPress app on my mobile. Enjoy!!!!! SOURCE: “Horse Dancing On Drum Beat!!” – Christine Trowbridge, YouTube GB (11 December 2013) LINK Related articles Indian Wedding Food & Dance Trends Baraat in Indian weddings Jayamangala Dance Company Continue reading VIDEO MOMENT : Dancing Indian horse

LOWKEY: Tracks from a political rapper

Vijay Shah (editor) Azzy (article idea & contributor) Yesterday I took a quick bus ride down to my sister’s flat to hang out with her and two of my brothers who also came visiting for the day. My niece has been sent off  to a family friend’s place round the corner to hang out with her 3-year-old best friend. Once I got through the front door, I heard the bass pummeling my eardrums from upstairs. One of my brothers, nicknamed Azzy, had rigged up the sister’s laptop to a widescreen television and was playing some music videos on the YouTube website in … Continue reading LOWKEY: Tracks from a political rapper