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Calvin J. @thatridiculoushat ?

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  • Calvin J. commented on the blog post Wow, that Lorde song Royals is racist   11 months, 1 week ago · View

    So you would argue that rap is not a genre that has its origins in black culture, and that even today is predominantly black in the face it puts forward, and that there are a lot of prominent people in the hip hop community who think white rappers are appropriating and sanitizing black culture and [...]

  • Calvin J. commented on the blog post Wow, that Lorde song Royals is racist   11 months, 1 week ago · View

    Good criticism is an art form – and it’s not about ‘agreeing’ or ‘disagreeing’ with them, but about starting a discussion. This article DOES that, and it does it well. Because, yes, Lorde is – to an American audience – very clearly coding her lyrics to a certain subset of cliche African American culture and [...]

  • Calvin John became a registered member   11 months, 1 week ago · View

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