LG’s W.T.F. “Learn The Words”


Posted by LG |

I’ve been watching music videos for as long as I could remember. I’ve been a journalist for 5 years, and a music journalist for 1 of those years. I know a thing or two about what makes a good video. Not knowing your words isn’t one of them.

Please tell me what possessed y’all to think it was okay to release videos in which YOU, as the artist, can’t rap your own words!? And lets just say that take, you messed up. It happens. Why use that take!? Why not do it over, and film yourself, you know – actually knowing your song. Music videos are supposed to take your music to the next level. How do you expect to do that when you clearly don’t know the words? It totally takes me out of whatever you have going on in the video, to wonder about why you can’t learn your song. Have you ever seen Em, or Jeezy, or Jay put out a video in which they didn’t know the words!? No. It doesn’t happen. So stop being okay with being mediocre at best.

WTF.

Category: Archive, Blog.
 
 

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

*
*


+ 7 = 10


  • What’s Your Name?

    Who are you? Really. Ask yourself that. The first step to making a presence is knowing who you are. The one thing that should always be consistent throughout your brand, (yes, you are a brand), is your name. Occasional name changes aside, your name always be the same. But when upcoming rapper, let’s call him “Kid Magic”, releases new music and his YouTube account calls him “K.I.D. Magic”, song title calls him “KidMagic”, Twitter calls him “Kiidd Magic”, and so on and so forth, how are his fans supposed to connect to his brand?
    (Keep reading)


  • Who's Next?


    Who will be the next Riser to join the RapRise.com Hall Of Fame?