Posts Tagged ‘Board Administration’

Listen: Black Cobain’s New Single, “Virginia Niggas”

For whatever reason, the DMV rap scene doesn't have much "V." By and large, the rappers getting the most pub here are from D.C. and its Maryland suburbs.
Perhaps that's the impetus for Black Cobain's new single, "Virginia Niggas," on which the Alexandria rapper salutes his home state and its natives. "We hustle different, Virginia niggas [...]

DMV Beats: Christmas Ish, Shades of Trel, and a Hat Tip to Curtis Mayfield

Christmas Rappin'
If you grew up on hip-hop, you know it's the holiday season when Run-DMC's "Christmas in Hollis" plays on the radio. Not only does it evoke Yuletide cheer, but it's arguably the most popular depiction of Christmas in a rap song. Now, the DMV's Low Budget crew adds its own voice to holiday hip-hop with [...]

Listen: Black Cobain and Shy Glizzy’s “Faded”

The Board Administration's resident Scottie Pippen is tight with D.C. fire-starter Shy Glizzy. Ever the Big Brother volunteer, Black Cobain mentored Glizzy by way of rapping on his popular, generally solid mixtape. Now the Board has released "Faded," another collaboration between the two.
"Faded" is an iron-strike song designed to fan the flames of area buzz. It's kinda stale but perfectly [...]