Posts Tagged ‘Self-Stardom Blueprint’

Controversial Critic Armond White’s New Essay Offers List Of Seminal Hip-Hop Milestones In New Book On The Art and Design of Hip-Hop

October 28, 2008

Tuesday, October 28, 2008  — by Wow Jones

 

 

The Art And Design Of Hip-Hop Front Cover

DEFinition: The Art And Design Of Hip-Hop Front Cover

 

 

 

The new coffee-table styled photo book, “DEFINITION: The Art And Design Of Hip-Hop” by Cey Adams and Bill Adler offers…

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Armond White Music Review of rapper Ice Cube’s “The Predator” and “Lethal Injection” albums (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

July 2, 2008

 

97)  Armond White Music Review of rapper Ice Cube’s The Predator and Lethal Injection albums    -1994-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Slinging his rhymes amid cherry, squaking soprano sax and rippling organ fills, Ice Cube achieves an incontestable kind of beauty. 

 

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Armond White Movie Review of Steven Spielberg’s film “Schindler’s List” (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

July 2, 2008

 

96)  Armond White Movie Review of Steven Spielberg’s Schindler’s List film   -1994-

 

 

” ‘Witnessing,’ a term repeated in the most doctrinaire reviews of…

 

 

 

 

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Armond White Music Review of the Sister Souljah album “360 Degrees of Power” (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

July 1, 2008

 

74)  Armond White Music Review of the Sister Souljah  360 Degrees Of Power album    -1992-

 

 

 

 

 

 

“From the moment Lisa Williamson made her debut as Sister Souljah (a sister who was the essence…

 

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Armond White on controversies surrounding the Sister Souljah “360 Degrees of Power” album and Ice Cube “Death Certificate” album (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

July 1, 2008

 

70)  Armond White on the Sister Souljah 360 Degrees of Power and the Ice Cube Death Certificate controversies   -1992-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sister Souljah’s album 360 Degrees of Power counts as a jam primarily because she seizes an opportunity that’s usually forfeited by Black artists who have nothing to say, who only want to

 

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Armond White Music Review of Ice Cube’s “AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted” album (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

June 26, 2008

 

38 – Armond White Music Review of Ice Cube’s AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted album  -1990-

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ice Cube’s ten cuts use broad strokes and apoplexy to portray the wild conditions of African-American

 

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Armond White Movie Review of Steven Spielberg’s film “Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade” (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

June 25, 2008

27)  Armond White Movie Review of Steven Spielberg’s Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade  -1989-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 “Steven Spielberg makes a clean, funny, close-to-structuralist analysis of narrative practice.  Insight about myth, not speed, is

 

 

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Armond White Movie Review of Steven Spielberg’s Film The Color Purple (QUOTE from the Armond White book “The Resistance: Ten Years of Pop Culture That Shook The World”)

June 25, 2008

6)  Armond White Movie Review of Steven Spielberg’s film The Color Purple   (1985)

 

 

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