Political Music

Dr. Dre and N.W.A. Should Be Diminished - But Not Erased

ByBlacks.com | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada Living
ByBlacks.com

Growing up in the hip-hop culture, I've battled with loving the music and hating some of the speech at the same time. Hip-hop heads who find themselves staring down the barrel of this conundrum, typically choose to embrace hip-hop while being extremely cognizant of its problematic nature. We're forced to view the music by its totality, and that's the mature way to not only view N.W.A. and Dr. Dre, but most human beings.

Minotaurs' Nathan Lawr Talks Political Music, Street Protests And Why Obama Is Barely Better Than Romney

Huffington Post Music Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

In the Minotaurs press shot, the sprawling afrobeat band born in Guelph, Ontario is crowded towards camera, decked out in army green and facial hair ...

System of a Down Singer Talks Presidential Politics

The Huffington Post Canada | Lonny Knapp | Posted 09.01.2012 | Canada Music

On Sept 4, 2001, System of a Down, a Grammy Award-winning Armenian-American band from Southern California, dropped its breakthrough record, Toxicity. ...