Talented songwriter/singer, Shanell, visits New York to let certain press members listen to her upcoming EP, Nobody’s Bitch, which drops Monday, August 13th. As food and drinks were readily available for the early lunch at Jungle City Studios in Manhattan, we were treated to the first video, F Me Daddy before being engulfed with the tracks from the EP. I’ll just say that Shanell has an interesting view on male/female relationships and I can’t be mad at her. Check out the photos before….
1. What are your thoughts about the current state of Hip-Hop (As far as music, artists, content, etc.)?
HipHop is at a crossroads. Commercially viable music has morphed into a combination of R&B and Techno. As dance music Is becoming the new pop music, artists will feel pressure to either go further in that direction or fight against that trend and keep a more traditional sound. Im not sure what today’s commercial artists will decide to do but it will shape the landscape for the next decade.
2. Tell us about how the collaboration, MA_Doom- Son of Yvonne, between you and MF Doom, come about and what should we expect from the album. Read more…