Ignorant Obama Endorsements – “My President Is Black”

August 28, 2008

This’ll be the realest shit I never post. Shit that’s a lie but anyway, please rise for the anthem of the Democratic National Convention and Barack Obama’s apparently imminent inauguration. Join us in singing along the chorus with Young Jeezy:

“My president is black, my Lambo’s blue

And I be goddamn if my rims ain’t too

My momma ain’t at home and daddy still in jail

Tryna make a plate, anybody seen the scale?

My president is black, my Lambo’s blue

And I be goddamn if my rims ain’t too

My money’s light green and my Jordan’s light grey

And they love to see white, now how much you tryna pay?”

Oh ok…I’m sure that’s paid for by Obama’s campaign. Umm that should help a lot. Well maybe he’s just being a clown, let’s look at some of the verses right quick:

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MoJaMa Saloot: Gil Green

August 26, 2008

Gil Green’s that music video director you love but whom you can never think of when you try to list your favorite music video directors. Hype Williams, David Fincher, Mark Romanek, Spike Jonze, that dude Gondry….and it kind of peters out from there. Except Green’s probably made a good 70% of the videos that struck you as ingenious over the past 5 years. What follows: A MoJaMa salute to one of the best working music video directors today. The Criterion Collection after the jump.

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Scene & Heard: Young Jeezy at House of Blues Chicago 8/18/08

August 19, 2008

“Yeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah.” You know the sound. You’ve heard it on every remix from Ursher to Kanye. It’s Jeezy, baby. The Snowman’s guttural incantation is a call to arms up shoulder leaning and our Macaca on the Street witnessed it first hand on Monday at the House of Blues Chicago.

He’s holed up in a cubicle somewhere on Jackson Street and filed this report via G Chat as he recovers from the show. He’s on the scene, you heard? Get famiglia after the jump. Read the rest of this entry »