Mr. Trammell is a digital media producer, freelance journalist, and author. He is currently a Chief Contributor at the Black Then History Network (BlackThen.com). Formerly, he wrote national radio content for the Michael Baisden Show.
Album Review: Vigalantee-Sitting on the Front Porch Talking to My Grandma
One of the most overlooked adages of wisdom states: "Experience is the best teacher." When it comes to hearing the best experiences that teach you about life, there is no better source in one's family to learn from than a grandparent. Roger "Vigalantee" Suggs is a Chicago-born, Georgia-raised, and Kansas City-praised MC who has been in the hip-hop business for around a quarter-century. In late 2019, Vigalantee released his landmark 20th album titled Sitting on the Front Porch Talking to My Grandma (Phatahdat Records).
Meet Crystal M. "The Model" (She's Not Just Another Instagram Girl)
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Kansas City, KS Underground Rap Act Breathes Life Back Into 2019's Entire Hip-Hop Genre
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Freelancing Ironies: A Detailed Answer to the 'What Do You Do?' Question
Introduction Roughly seven years ago, I underwent a mental transformation, which resulted in a focused reinvention of myself, and a mass reconstruction of the rocky career road I was traveling on.
Meet Jamie Nicole Brown: A Real Southern Socialite and Predominant "Modelpreneur"
For some people, opportunity doesn't come knocking at the door to save you from a burning house when the chips are down. To a chosen few, opportunity comes as factory equipment ingrained in their DNA prior to birth.
Mohammed Bin Salman Is a Bigger Threat to US Than Osama Bin Laden Ever Was
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Hidden Crimes Without Punishment: Hollywood's Romanticizing of Toxic Sexuality
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St. Louis, MO-Based Christian Rap Artist Is Recovering After Attempt on His Life
When news about a rapper being struck with gunfire makes local, national, or global headlines, the first thing people assume is that the artist is involved in a criminal lifestyle that could cause their life to end violently.