Scotty Li's Blog

Why Megan Thee Stallion Is Doing "Thot Shit"

On June 10, Megan Thee Stallion released another compelling music video to support her single "Thot Shit." The video starts with a congressman typing degrading comments on her videos before being confronted by Megan over the phone. The video then…

Read more

Cool Kids Triple-Album Comeback

In the early 2000s, SoundCloud was flooded with rappers connecting with audiences online. One of the top acts from that era, The Cool Kids, soon found success with their debut album "The Bake Sale," which spent ten weeks on the…

Read more

5 Most Anticipated July Hip Hop Releases

Last year's lockdowns spurred a ton of artistic output from hip hop favorites, and it doesn't look like the flow has slowed yet. July promises to be a great month, with many highly anticipated mixtapes and albums. Some of the…

Read more

5 Top Rapper Side Hustles

Hip hop and entrepreneurship have always gone hand in hand. In the pre-internet days, rappers had few direct lines to audiences since few radio stations played them and even on then-innovative MTV, hip hop was shunted into a two-hour show…

Read more