To Pimp a Butterfly Album Review

The West Coast may rejoice. Kendrick is here and it seems like he may be worth all the hype after all. To pimp a butterfly was one of the most anticipated hip-hop albums of the year. As Kendrick dropped the first single, “i”, excitement grew.

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Tea Time W/ Noire Femme: What’s your Top Five?

I recently got the opportunity to see the movie, Top Five. There was a scene where Chris Rock’s character went to his old neighborhood. While reuniting with his family during a get-together (picture the family cook-out scene in any 90’s era black movie) they started debating about their ‘Top Fives’ of hip-hop rappers. As a hip-hop head myself, I thought it would be fun to share mine.

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Tea Time W/ Noire Femme: Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart? Review

K. Michelle is the girl that I went to high school with that now has 4 kids and is on the 5th round of her on/off baby daddy relationship who she claims is her hubby, but ain’t no paperwork. She dropped an album earlier this week and I’m going to start writing more again…

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Tea Time W/ Noire Femme: J. Cole ‘2014 Forest Hill Drive’ Review

Some might think I only review good music and those people are correct. Why waste words on bulls*it? Jermaine Cole released an album earlier this week that no one knew about until a few weeks ago. No Promo. No Marketing. No Scandal. Just Music.

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Tea Time: The Time You Thought You Had Hair And Beyonce Snatched All Your Follicles Away.


*drops mic and walks away*

I’m sorry I had to go pick up the remnants of my sanity because I lost all my nuts and bolts the other night. I firmly believe that Jesus has given us all a gift.  The gift is Beyonce.

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Tea Time W/ Noire Femme: Magna Carta Holy Grail Review

Shawn ‘Jay-Z’ Carter dropped Magna Carta Holy Grail on “Independence Day” via Samsung something.  There were definitely some technical difficulties (it was like a commercial for Apple over in twitterverse), but much of the masses did get a hold of the coveted work, including myself.

Tea Time w/ Noire Femme: Justin Timberlake Video for ‘Tunnel Vision’

Although I don’t celebrate July 4th (another post for another day), everyone else is! While most were anticipating the release of Jay-Z’s ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’; his tour partner, Justin Timberlake released a video for ‘Tunnel Vision’.

Tea Time w/ Noire Femme: ‘Born Sinner’ Review

J.Cole’s  highly anticipated Born Sinner dropped this past Tuesday and I thought the boys would jump on a review, but since they didn’t and I couldn’t sit quietly on it any longer. Here’s what I think…

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Tea Time W/ Noire Femme: Tamar Braxton Welcomes A Baby Boy!

Tamar Braxton and Vince (Braxton?) just confirmed via twitter that there is a new Braxton boy! This great news comes on the night of the season finale of their hit t.v. show, Braxton Family Values.

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Tea Time w/ Noire Femme: Paris Jackson Attempts Suicide

Paris Jackson was rushed to an LA hospital this morning for a suicide attempt. Her mother Debbie Rowe confirmed it with Entertainment Tonight. She was taken by ambulance around 2AM this morning. Debbie explained, “she’s been going through a lot lately.”