Author Archive for Julian Kimble

The Breaks: Wale Takes to the Streets of Baltimore

The D.C. rapper joined a march to City Hall to protest the killing of Freddie Gray.

The Breaks: New Music from Ras Nebyu, Uno Hype, and Ace Cosgrove

Plus: a mix featuring sounds from Drake, GoldLink, Musiq Soulchild, Kendrick Lamar, and Erykah Badu

Broccoli City Festival Recommits to Its Healthy-Living Message and Books Erykah Badu

Jaden and Willow Smith will also appear—they "dig the vibe."

The Breaks: A Double-Dose of Oddisee and Wale, the Actor

"All the good ones are taken .. OR somewhere Refreshing a picture that they 2/3 naked"

The Breaks: Wale Earns Second No. 1 Album and GoldLink Announces North American Tour

Wale tops the charts again, GoldLink's going on tour this summer, and Dunson pays tribute to '90s house music.

Wale’s Career Comes Full Circle with The Concert About Nothing

The short-notice show on H Street paid homage to the DMV scene that launched him.

The Breaks: Videos from GoldLink, Wale, and Kaimbr

Plus: A Maryland studio was proud to record a Kendrick Lamar verse.

The Breaks: The Week in Local Hip-Hop

The final days before the release of Wale's The Album About Nothing, and an update on Yung Gleesh's arrest.

The Breaks: Wale, Insightful Television Panelist

Promotion for Wale’s forthcoming project, The Album About Nothing, continues, as the D.C. rapper continues to make appearances across various types of media. On Monday, he was a panelist on Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show.
Nightly Show tonight w/ Larry Wilmore on Comedy Central
— Wale Folarin (@Wale) March 16, 2015
Alongside sports reporter Rachel Nichols, comedian Rob [...]

The Breaks: New Music from Jay IDK, Fat Trel, and Oddisee

"But he taught me how to pour up, not how to get my diploma/How to disown a woman, and live off being dishonest"

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