Posts tagged Music
#PopCultureClass: ShETHER Lesson #3: Artists, Beware of the 360 Deal (Even Though Nicki Doesn't Have One)

Less than a week ago now, Remy Ma released ShETHER and dropped some gems. I've been writing about the several lessons Professor Ma gave us through the lyrics all week. Lesson #3 is one that I hope didn't go over the heads of up and coming (and even established) artists. Artists must know and understand the 360 deal and its consequences. 

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#PopCultureClass: ShETHER Lesson #1: Just Because You're Down Doesn't Mean You're Out

For those of us who like to learn from the things happening around us, ShETHER provides enough material for a month long workshop on.....just about everything. I've put together some lessons I took from the song, because if this ain't a #PopCultureClass I don't know what is This song's very existence should have us taking notes from now until #BHM2018. 

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#PopCultureClass: With ShETHER, Remy Ma Just Schooled Us on the Entertainment Industry

As most of us were running errands, in the hair salon/barber shop, or otherwise minding our own business on Saturday morning, Reminisce Smith Mackie (also known as rapper Remy Ma) was plotting to take over the internet and other people's careers. By the middle of the day, she released one of the nastiest diss records of our lifetimes. The song, titled "Shether," was directed at rapper Nicki Minaj and the internet (black Twitter especially) was here for it.

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