These days, psychological well being consciousness has gained extra traction than ever earlier than, significantly throughout the hip-hop group. With many distinguished voices opening up about nervousness, it is clear that new views are arising to fight the myriad stigmas individuals ten face. Now, the legendary Big Boi has added his assist to the motion, uniting with Therapy Pets to unfold consciousness to the trigger.
The rapper uploaded a video onto his YouTube web page, which contains a trio lovable animals discussing the right etiquette in psychological well being discourse. For one, that features selecting your phrases properly, significantly when calling individuals “loopy” or “bipolar.” It’s a fast and harmless watch total, and professional that Daddy Fat Sax is for the individuals.
“1 in 5 adults lives with a psychological well being situation. These individuals face quite a bit stigmas however we can assist with empathy and data,” writes Big Boi, within the accompanying caption. “As a dad and a person phrases, I wished to deliver consideration to how the phrases we use matter in relation to psychological well being.”
Baker Mayfield is lower from the identical material as a Junkyard Dog. What he lacks in finesse, he positive makes up in Moxey. Generally, clunky-in-attack, the Cleveland Browns’ quarterback the current, fought again claims his angle was holding the franchise again, particularly as a deterrent to touchdown massive title coaches. The 5-minute radio phase spearheaded by Jason Smith stresses the significance attracting “established names like Mike McCarthy” to the Brown’s once-vacant head teaching place. Smith believes the rookie’s bust-up with Hue Jackson will hinder Cleveland’s recruitment course of for years to return, particularly on the teaching place.
Baker responded to Fox’s Twitter reposting Smith’s on-air phase with a well-positioned “lol.” Players like Baker Mayfield who react emotionally, on-and-f the sector, are ten castigated consequently. Mayfield has quite a bit to be taught at NFL stage, nobody is disputing that, however to vilify a franchise expertise for lashing out in opposition to a former coach who’d grown too comfy in a sluggish repose, is the fallacious message altogether.
Critics are just about in settlement over Baker Mayfield’s effectiveness as a rookie; most giving him a B+ grade for sustaining a optimistic: 27 touchdowns to 14 interceptions ratio. Regardless what Jason Smith thinks Mayfield as a boon or bust sort character, Cleveland appears to be like set to advertise Freddie Kitchens to the pinnacle teaching place, after a quick tenure because the Offensive Coordinator, lasting simply over eight video games this previous season.
Meek Mill has advanced lots since he was arrested for violating his probation. After being launched from jail, it took Meek a while to finish his newest album however when it dropped, all of us may inform simply how a lot the Philadelphia artist had modified after going via a lot wrestle. Meek as soon as used his “Twitter fingers” to belittle others however now, he is empowering his friends as he despatched out a public service announcement to all rappers in 2019.
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We detailed the expansion 21 Savage in a characteristic immediately and plenty of the modifications that the ATLien has made, Meek is preaching those self same life alterations. The Championships rapper tweeted, “PSA: 2019 all rappers let’s begin having a property and proudly owning enterprise problem as a substitute Jewelery jets and automobiles,stick with it to par however let’s change it up and degree up so we are able to have cash after we 50+ from years onerous work and grinding!”
Earlier this 12 months, 21 Savage vowed to cease spending cash on jewellery as he now invests in actual property, cryptocurrency, and different non-luxurious means. In the long term, it will possible assist him lower your expenses for his future. Meek desires everyone to comply with 21’s instance and use it for his or her larger good. Without naming anyone particularly, he merely is telling everyone his personal objectives for the brand new 12 months in hopes that any individual is impressed by his phrases. 2 Chainz and Nipsey Hussle are all down, reposting the message on their respective social platforms. What do you assume his PSA?
It would not be acceptable for me to take a dig at Joyner or anybody, earlier than assessing the scenario. Yesterday afternoon was the second Joyner Lucas spoke his piece in regards to the regrettable encounters he is had with “shoddy” journalists since effervescent up. The following Tweets are fairly simple; he would not throw anybody underneath the bus, aside from Peter Rosenberg who was reportedly fiddling on his cellphone throughout an in-studio interview with Lucas this previous 12 months.
In some respects, it is virtually as if he is simply utilizing the Twitter platform as an open-call to journalists to raised their practices, with out ruling out flip aspect the argument. Other than Rosenberg, we do not know who the culprits are and it would not appear to matter.
Those who did Lucas soiled will really feel it in their intestine. The posts aren’t essentially aimed toward most people, despite the fact that the repercussions a “media boycott” will definitely be felt by these deep-lying followers. This conundrum may be very symptomatic a rapper trapped inside a polarizing debate with no answer in sight.
If you battle Tory Lanez, win or lose, you are up towards his legion followers, not simply his lyrical prowess. If the media manages to make a spectacle out the scenario, nicely..we’re again on the hen and egg paradox are we not? But in Lucas’ protection, he’s in all probability strolling away from the media, so he can let the mud settle, and resume his musical profession free the tabloids. I am with Joyner on this one for what it is price, the “for-prit” system can actually summon the ugly out a wise individual, all peoples.
Future’s relationship quotas trickle by way of haphazardly, while you least anticipate it. Overnight, Future fired f an Instagram PSA the place he addressed his requirements for “the alternative intercourse.” By the appears to be like it, Future is definitely trying to find his “1,” he mentioned so himself within the publish at present pinned to his Instagram storyboard. However, he did not state for a way lengthy and to whom it could concern – this seek for the “1.” For all intents and functions, his PSA may truly be a casting name, for romantic functions – and I would not be shocked within the least if his inbox is stacked proper about now, at least traditional. It’s all half the sport, it it not?
In Future’s PSA, he clearly states that “it is over for you thots,” phrases meant to convey a severe flip in his romantic life. Future’s loveless escapades have been/are half the drug-induced psychosis he shows in character, however at occasions, seep into his day-to-day life, as we’ve got come to know social media. I could not let you know the where-what-and-how about Future’s post-Ciara dalliances, even when I cared to grasp. All the issues with reference to Future’s PSA is that he is setting the tone, as an alternative catching a groove in another person’s “ten step place.” You’ve received to respect a person after his personal coronary heart. Check out his newest single “Do It Like” that includes Young Thug, whereas we’re on the topic.
The debate over outdated rappers vs. new rappers has been occurring for a minute at this level. Quite a bit outdated rappers (not all) have expressed their dislike in the direction of the brand new music popping out as of late. Whether its over the manufacturing or the shortage lyricism, the brand new era rappers are clearly polarizing figures within the rap recreation. However, Wiz Khalifa thinks the OG’s ought to embrace the youngins. The rapper took to Instagram to share a PSA to all the OG’s.
Wiz Khalifa has ficially weighed in on the outdated vs. new era debate. The rapper defined that he has quite a bit love for many who got here earlier than him, however shared a reminder that the music that got here out throughout their time most likely did not get the approval their OGs.
“Quite a bit these GOATs — these legends that all of us love a lot. When y’all have been like 19, 20, 21, your mother and father most likely thought your music was trash as nicely. The music that you just have been listening to and loved, they weren’t making an attempt to get within the studio and compete,” he mentioned. “The loopy factor is quite a bit the GOATs and legends now, they’ve children which can be 16, 17, you already know, all the way in which as much as 21, and that is the music that they take pleasure in.”
Wiz Khalifa reminded everybody that regardless of hip-hop’s aggressive nature, all of it boils all the way down to artwork. Peep the clip under.
We have not heard a complete lot from RiFF RaFF over the previous few years, however at the moment, he offered a bit context as to why that could be. The rapper took to Instagram earlier at the moment to disclose that an escorting company for high-end purchasers has been blackmailing him for the previous 4 years.
“I gotta make a press release to my pals, household and all my family members that I have been retaining a secret for the previous 4 years,” He stated. “I have been extorted and blackmailed and demanded that] I give 1,000,000 money to an escorting company and to a faux ass lawyer who’s been working scams, working contingencies upon athletes and high-end celebrities attempting to get cash and I am right here to let you know proper now, Jack, you ain’t gettin’ 1,000,000 f me. I’m not paying a single cent and I’m not cowering right into a nook and falling into your scams. I refuse.”
RiFF RaFF defined within the caption that he wanted to make the video within the case that something have been to occur to him. He additionally stated that he desires somebody to take care his three huskies.
He additionally recommended that the extortion rip-off has performed a task as to why he hasn’t been as musically energetic in current instances.
“I refuse to again down out of your scams,” he stated. “You aren’t going to hinder my creativity ever once more and we shall be counter-suing. We’re taking each precaution, hiring personal detectives and we have seen that you’ve got completed this earlier than. And you’ll not do it to me.”
Peep the clip under.
Tekashi 6ix9ine’s most recent social media sighting saw him make bold claims an upcoming mixtape he hopes to complete by late September. He began the Instagram video mid-workout, his bated breath that a person in the beginning stages a fitness regimen after years binging on 7-Eleven Patty Melts.
He then mentioned October the 2nd as a header for his PSA, stating that anything could happen in the next little while, “he owed it to his fans.” His trajectory follows a stringent line: when he yearns for kindness, he ten begins by pathologically thanking his fans, in the way a weasel feels indebted by the large sum his or her actions.
Tekashi exaggerated the length time he has deprived the fans a full length mixtape, Day69 was by no means a full-length anything, even if It measured up to expectations on the large front. Apparently, after conferring with Akademiks and his other trustees, Tekashi is ready to put the lead foot towards the aforementioned project. When it does drop, he promises “nothing but the hits,” enough to fill another row ring fingers.
This proclamation comes a day after Tekashi felt obliged to respond to Ludacris’ passing remark on Wild ‘N Out. It seems the MTV set has become the place to ruffle feathers in recent months. Season 12 is going to be a doozy.
The iconic and overall badass recently came forward with a harrowing experience, in which he was sexually assaulted by Hollywood agent Adam Venit; though many in the industry were quick to brush f the incident, Terry continued to fight for his voice to be heard. Now, he has teamed up with Samantha Bee to deliver a PSA sorts, in which sexual assault jokes are the main focus.
At around the 3:45 mark, Terry himself makes an appearance to break it down. “Hi, I’m Terry Crews,” he says, “you know me because I’m Terry fucking Crews.” He proceeds to paint a picture that many will no doubt find familiar. “You’re a funny guy, and you’re telling a joke that’s real edgy,” he says, using a prison-shower joke as the example choice. “Maybe it’s about boys getting molested,” Crews says, presenting. “Either way, it’s not getting the laugh you want.”
Terry comes through with a solution, provided those in question are willing to hear him out. “Stop telling those fucking jokes,” he says. Samantha Bee chimes in to emphasize the point. “They’re not funny,” she says, “they’ve never been funny.” Terry continues piling on the scorn. “You’re a hack and everybody knows it,” he says. Though some may raise their voices in protest, ask yourself this: would you keep the same energy in Terry’s presence?
The clip in question arises at the height the #MeToo movement, feeling all the more relevant in the wake Jame’s Gunn’s firing from Guardians Of The Galaxy. Though the issue “joke policing” has proven quite divisive, having a charismatic voice like Crews may help gain a few converts for the cause.
Just a few days after pulling out her upcoming tour with Bruno Mars due to not being physically ready yet after giving birth for the time time, Cardi B decided to hop on Instagram Monday night and give a little PSA about getting her body back. Cardi admits that she’s been lazy as shit lately following her daughters birth, but she’s changing that this week and getting her body right.
“Just so you know when I was pregnant I use to tell myself that when I give birth I’m putting a waist trainer on right away and bitch I’m snappin’ back,” she said. “But on some G shit, as soon as I gave birth I been so fucking lazy. It’s like fuck that shit, but I got to remind myself I’m an entertainer. So I got to do what I go to do. So starting this week I’m gonna start waist training, I really can’t exercise right now cause I really cant move my legs,” she added before going onto talk about her teami drinks in the process.
She left the caption, saying we ain’t going to see her body until she gets it all the way back. “I’m trying to pee and shit all this lil weight on me .Ya ain’t seeing my body till i snap back motherfuckers😩😩😩 This @teamiblends gonna do the work !!! Teamiblends and waist straining all summer shlong !”
However we did just get a glimpse at Cardi’s body over the weekend when she & Offset copped matching Lambo’s and took a picture next to them, but maybe the camera was too far away where she didn’t care?
Check out Cardi’s always entertaining IG post (below).
Rich the Kid recently hit up his Instagram followers with a “stay safe” message on how to run your business. He declared that he wanted out his contract with 300 Entertainment, the label that supports his Rich Forever Music initiative. Without into proper details, Rich outlined his vision for the breakup. He would pay them the advance they had administered and call it even on those grounds. The Los Angeles-based rapper also took a moment to persuade independent artists to look elsewhere.
For those who pay little attention to the logistics hip hop, let me tell you: 300 Entertainment was founded by veterans the industry, their intention to help groom Trap artists until they manifest their own destiny, Rich The Kid being one them. More famously, Migos left 300 after an 18-month layf where the band was disallowed from promoting their material on various channels. Shortly thereafter they blew up and become a bonafide pop culture phenomenon.
Now we don’t know the particulars Rich the Kid’s business arrangement with 300 Entertainment, but we do know Rich and Migos share the same consultancy (QC) like birds a feather. Rich the Kid just signed a shoe deal, he’s not here to bide his time.
Peep the tirade below:
The Game has taken a break from recording his upcoming album to address the youth. Taking to Instagram, Game has shared powerful image a memorial, complete with a prescription-bottle casket. “Just gone leave this right here. Keep poppin random pills mothafuckas who ain’t gone carry your casket giving you,” he writes, prompting an outpouring support from fans and commentariat.
It’s unclear whether or not The Game will be taking his message to the booth, and one has to wonder whether he’s feeling an obligation sorts. After all, he’s in a unique position to be a mentor, and clearly, the death hip-hop’s young talent has been weighing heavy on Game. He seemed to take XXXTentacion’s death particularly hard, having previously penned an emotional reflection on the young rapper. Yesterday, he posted another homage to the fallen, posting an edited image Lil Peep, XXXTentacion, and the legendary 2Pac Shakur, evoking imagery the fabled “Thugz’ Mansion.”
It’s hard to say what spurred this recent introspection, but it’s good to see Game attempting to spread a positive message, even if it might fall on some deaf ears; after all, the youth can be a tough demographic to crack. It seems like he has grown into his OG status nicely; those he has name-dropped so ten would be proud.