DIGITAL E-ZINE ISSUE NO.5
Hood Illustrated examines the 9 solo album “Dark Horse” from one of the most influential artists to ever hit the rap game. Twista formerly known as Tongue Twista represents Chicago, Illinois and is known mostly for his fast rapping style. To his fans and those who have followed him all the way back to “Running Off At The Mouth” and his breakout album “Adrenaline Rush” it’s hard not mention his name when it comes to listing the top rappers in the game.
This new album is solid and not to far from what you would expect from previous albums. His label (Get Money Gang) GMG is still maintaining and pushing…Continue
Over here at Hood Illustrated Magazine; we pride ourselves on representing real music by real individuals. For the last 2 years one of the best rappers at spitting that reality music was locked up due to tax evasion. Any real hip hop head knows the impact that Beans made on the game when he was signed to Roc-A-Fella Records back in 1998 making a immediate impact on the label and created an increased awareness of music that was coming out of Philly. We are asking you to voice your opinion and give us your favorite Beanie Sigel album and your favorite track of all time... I would have to go with "Mom Praying" Feat. Scarface and "Still Got Love For You" off "The Reason"... It's that reality music that the game needed and hopefully shortly after his release we can get some of that fire... #HoodIllustrated .... Written By: KCContinue
In baseball terms you could say the arrival of Kevin Gates suffered a lengthy rain delay for his Michigan fans; due to an unfortunate situation a few hours before he was supposed to perform on Halloween last year which caused a few issues amongst fans but at the end of the day it’s nothing that can be done about that. It wasn’t the promoters fault; just one of those things that are unavoidable. It was still good reality music performed that evening and an intimate meet and greet with Starlito and Don Trip. The Step Brothers held it down and rocked it out in the absence of Kevin Gates that evening picking up the slack from the headliner. #ItsAllHood because the date was immediately rescheduled and the sun is now…