The Music That Defined 2017

This year has been a good one when it comes to music and new artists. As far as I can remember it has been two or three years since we had a strong year when it came down to new  music and artists. Artists like Lil Uzi Vert and SZA came on the scene with their début albums and took over the year with solid singles while other artists solidified themselves as artists to be reckoned with in the industry. So with no further wait, here is my list of artists who helped define 2017 in music.Continue Reading

How to Better Take Care Of Your Mental Health In The New Year.

The new year is upon us and a lot of us have made resolutions for 2018, many things  like getting fit and making better financial decisions are at the top of a lot of people’s list, but what does improving  your mental health falls on the list? Do people even think about improving their mental health along with  their physical? How would you even prepare yourself mentally to be better and improve your mental health? Well here are some ways you can take better care of your mind in the upcoming year.Continue Reading

Botz’s Best Hip-Hop Album Of 2018: Kendrick Lamar: DAMN.

As we countdown to the end of this year and a beginning of a new, I will be sharing some of my favorite things from this year which includes Kendrick Lamar’s fourth album DAMN. The album was released in April and went double platinum by mid-July in the United States. For me, this was his best body of work since his second album Good Kid M.A.A.D City. Even with the success of DAMN.,  people still prefer his third album To Pimp A Butterfly over this project.Continue Reading

Hip-Hop Trends: The Dynamic Duo

With the all of today’s hottest artists teaming up to drop projects, I’ve decided to go over some of today’s most dynamic Duos in hip-hop. This trend isn’t new in the industry but has recently caught fire after Kanye and Jay-Z (The Throne) dropped their Watch the Throne album back in 2011 and even more after Future and Drake’s What A Time To Be Alive dropped in 2015.Continue Reading