This article isn’t completely politically correct but you’ll learn some tunes. We’ve already dispatched the author to a political re-education camp north of the border so save your complaints and plug in your headphones.
Striking back with tunes that would make Eminem crawl into a ball and die if only he had the taste to listen to them; Blue Scholars are the tip of the spear when it comes to progressive hip hop. Sadly Marshall Mathers is probably too busy writing songs about murdering his ex-wife for this to happen but thankfully Seattle hip hop is there to help us forget he exists.
Hip hop and rap music has a poor reputation when it comes to sexism, violence, the romanisation of drug use and many other things people frown at. If not taken too seriously, this type of music can still be quite enjoyable but its understandable that a lot of people just turn it off and walk away. Continue reading “Blue Scholars: The Vanguard of Left-Wing Hip Hop”