Mixtape Review of Dj Scream & Tiffany Foxx – King Foxx, Courtesy of Skinny Friedman
It’s not fair to female rappers to only compare them to other female rappers, nor is it appropriate to act like there’s a ceiling on how many women can thrive at once in the industry. But given the dude-centric state of hip-hop, it’s hard to properly contextualize women on the mic without holding them up to their foremothers. When considering an artist like Tiffany Foxx, whose King Foxx owes a lot to a certain pink-haired rapper, it’s hard to not talk about Nicki Minaj.
Tiffany Foxx is signed to Lil Kim’s International Rock Star Records and is ostensibly the Queen B’s protege, but she is stylistically a Barbie. Kim broke out by fully embracing the way hip-hop insisted on objectifying her and defining herself by her sexuality. It was an important step forward for gender equality in rap, but not a path comfortable for every woman. While Nicki in no way downplays her sexuality, she has done so while establishing herself as one of the best rappers on earth, female or male. She experiments with her voice and cadence and puts indulgent five-minute rapfests on her platinum albums. If Kim showed the world a female could rap, Nicki showed the world a rappin-ass rapper could happen to be a female. A woman like Tiffany, proclaiming herself a King in the title of her tape, is presumably looking to do the same.
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DJ Scream finally lets go of the official music video for his single “Always” featuring a heavy hitting cast of Que, Waka, Gunplay and Tracy T. Scream’s Hunger Pains album will be arriving some time this summer but for now enjoy this single and visual.
DJ Scream gives us a behind the scenes look into the making of the upcoming music video for the single “Always” featuring a heavy hitting squad of Que, Gunplay, Waka Flocka and Tracy T. The single is off Scream’s highly anticipated upcoming album Hunger Pains dropping later this year. Watch the sneak peek after the jump and purchase the single on iTunes now.
DJ Scream is back to drop off his newest single “Always” that features Que, Gunplay, Waka Flocka and Tracy T and it is a banger produced by MPC Cartel. Look out for the album Hunger Pains from DJ Scream to drop later this year.
In the introduction to his ‘Hunger Pains’ video series, DJ Scream shares the inspiration behind his upcoming first studio project titled, Hunger Pains. DJ Scream sits down and gives us a sneak peak of his grind, while on his non-stop promotional run, taking them from the streets, to the radio stations and studio. As an OG in the radio realm, a business man, and the DJ known for serving up the finest quality of street music, this project is the soundtrack of Scream’s relentless hustle throughout the years. Fingers crossed this drops sooner than later because we all know Scream never disappoints and it will most likely be full of bangers.
The next set of ‘Top 5 Mixtapes of 2013′ comes from the legendary DJ Scream. Not only is DJ Scream one of the top DJ’s in the mixtape game, he also has one of the best ears for good music and talent because he is consistently breaking new artists with his mixtapes. So you know his list is going to be some great choices. Arguably one of the most influential DJ’s in the business, he also mixes for Hot 107.9 and hosts his own show Hoodrich Radio on Sirius XM Hip Hop Nation.
Check out DJ Scream’s top projects of the year on the rest of the pages.
2 Chainz stops by Hot 107.9 to sit down with DJ Scream for Hoodrich Radio and he spoke on being apart of the America’s Most Wanted tour, being on the road non-stop performing for the past two years, his fashion, “Control”, upcoming album and more.