The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Nas’ ‘Stillmatic’ and East Coast tension in the hip-hop community

Chris Munzing- Entertainment R

February 28, 2002

Nasir Jones, the Queens-based rapper known simply as Nas has returned to the world of hip-hop with his latest, "Stillmatic," released on Ill Will Records. The title draws on his first album, "Illmatic," which is widely regarded...

DMX’s new ‘Depression’ atop gangster rap

Chris Munzing- Entertainment R

November 8, 2001

The often imitated, never duplicated gruff, gutter sound that is Dark Man X is back. New York based rapper DMX returns October 23 with his fourth release, "The Great Depression." The multi-platinum artist has again proven himself...

New face in Rap: Fabolous, the new Mase

Chris Munzing- Entertainment R

October 11, 2001

Unless you haven't turned on MTV or BET, or haven't listened to the radio in the last five months, you have heard the name Fabolous. The smooth-voiced, laid-back delivery has been music to the ears of rap lovers. The 21-year...