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When Hip Hop Had a Message

Remember when Hip Hop songs meant something? remember when there was a relevant message? Today I take you way back with an important blast from the past. This song burned deep in my mind this morning as I ran a few errands throughout my neighborHOOD. The last verse of the song struck a nerve deep…

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Mayor McMillin of Jena, Offended by Anti-Racism Song

It is amazing how we can all look at the same picture and see something different or hear the same song and hear something different. Perhaps that is the case in Mayor McMillian’s strong disapproval of John Mellencamp’s song “Jena.” Yesterday, at our monthly U Grow Girl meeting we had a wonderful conversation about how…

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Blast From the Past: It’s Like That

Blast From the Past is a Reflection on Old School Classic Songs that are Timeless as they are still relevant to what’s going on in the world today. Our blast from the past classic for today is RUN DMC’s “It’s Like That.” Here’s the video and lyrics below. Reflect & Enjoy. RUN DMC LYRICS “It’s…