DON DIVA Millions of songs are produced and released daily, but every now and again, a song is released that embodies the epitome of dopeness, “What A Job,” written by Devin The Dude, Andre 3000 and Big Snoop Dogg explain the unique job of being successful hip-hop artists/personalities, as well as some of the emotionalContinue reading “After 10 Years, A Look Back At The Classic “What A Job””
DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS by Walter Mosley A mystery about a unwilling Texas native day laborer forced to become a Los Angeles detective. Devil in a Blue Dress, a defining novel in Walter Mosley’s bestselling Easy Rawlins mystery series, was adapted into a TriStar Pictures film starring Denzel Washington as Easy Rawlins and Don CheadleContinue reading “DaChickenShack’s Fall Reading List For Millennials”
Fresh Prince (better known today as Will Smith) and DJ Jazzy Jeff – Summer Time Summer Time by Will Smith goes down in history as a hip hop classic summer anthem. Others have tried and failed and none has stood the test of time like this song. Will takes you through a myriad of summerContinue reading “Summer Summer Summer Time”
Too Short is an Oakland MC from the 80s who brought pimping into the rap game. Not only does he produce, write his own rhymes, but he has been doing it for almost 30 years straight! Arguably every MC has been influenced on some level or another by “Short Dawg”. With career ups and downs,Continue reading “Too Short | Spotlight”
Every so often an artist comes along and changes the course of things. Innovative original style. Edgy foresight. A stupid dope vision. These are a few of the components that make up some of the best artist of the times. Imagine if Micheal Jackson had’ve fizzled out after his Motown deal in the 70s. ImagineContinue reading “Devin The Dude| SPOTLIGHT”
It was only right. This video has over 260 million views and counting. Perfect song and video for anybody feeling down or if your just feeling Happy. Enjoy! PS Do not crash your car singing along to this song.
CNN Maya Angelou, a renowned poet, novelist and actress whose work defied description under a simple label, has died, her literary agent, Helen Brann, said Wednesday. She died at her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Brann said. A professor, singer and dancer, Angelou’s work spans several professions. In 2011, President Barack Obama awarded her withContinue reading “Long Live Maya Angelou (1928 – 2014) I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS”
Stars some of hip hop’s legendary rappers and takes you on the road. A CLASSIC hip hop movie that was once in movie theaters nationwide. Starring Diddy, Dr.Dre, B.I.G., Snoop Dogg, Method Man and countless others… Enjoy!
Dave Chappelle is a present day comic genius from the school of Richard Pryor and Eddie Murphy. Here’s one of his last stand ups before he left his hit tv show. Enjoy!
Bishop Don Juan spends some time in The Smoke Box where he discusses smoking through his nose, his close relationship with Snoop Dogg, his relationship with God and his niche. Church! Tabernacle! CLASSIC Smoke Box. Thanks B.Real TV!!!