“It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one’s self through the eyes of others, of measuring one’s soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity. One ever feels his two-ness, an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two […]
On April 21st, when the world lost one of our most valued royal gems, it felt like we all lost a friend, brother, cousin and most of all an innovative spirit of creativity and love. His music created an unspoken bond that connected so many of us for so many reasons. The words of Toshia Humphries articulated why […]
Did I ever tell you all about what I like to call The Barney Stinson Sweet Spot Theory? After years of writing articles, I can’t recall everything I wrote and I said to myself… “Self… why don’t you tell the readers about your Barney Stinson Sweet Spot Theory? It will surely make for great water […]
I would like to take a moment and thank you, Moguls, for all of your continued support. 2016 has started off fantastic and we are on the verge of having our most successful year ever. Our website visits are up, more and more people are listening/downloading our podcast, and our events have been a […]
Somewhere out of a pool of purple tears from a dove Beyonce emerged last night and proceeded to shut the internet down as only Beyonce can. While the masses were sitting back trying to get back on with life, Queen Bey was plotting how to take over the web once again. To help the world […]
A Tribe Called Quest meant a lot to me growing up. In fact, The Low End Theory was the first cd I ever purchased. For me, ATCQ represented how one can evolve from rayon to throwbacks and still keep it hip hop. See in high school I was a Daisy Age wearing, left my […]
Yeezy, Mr.West, Kanye to the… Whatever you call him, you can’t call him boring. The Life of Pablo is here. This album is sonically light years ahead of any album per usual. Dr. Dre would even marvel at the arrangement. If you’re expecting the boom bap, sample based ‘College Dropout ‘ vibe then you’ll be […]
Picture the scene. You at home trying to figure out what you want to wear to the party. You know that everyone will be there in their spiffiest digs, so you better come correct. As you look into the closet you realize it ain’t anything for you t throw on, so you decide to hit […]
For some reason when Kanye seems to be winning he ends up losing at the same damn time. Like Craig in Friday, Ye is the type of cat who gets fired on his day off. For the last few weeks all the talk surrounding Kanye was positive. He has a new album dropping on the […]
So it looks like we are in the midst of Yeezy season once again. And from the noise on the internets it seems as if Ye is heating shit up this winter. Over the past 2 weeks Kanye has dropped two singles “Real Friends” and No More Parties in L.A.” Both of these tracks have […]
Listen in as SPEAK talks about how Dr. King inspired him to find his life’s purpose.
My Facebook feed has been off the chain the last few days. Everybody seems to have an opinion about Mr. Bill Cosby. Either you hate him and any old man that looks like him, or you riding out with him throwing the middle finger to his many haters that are lined up like skinny pants […]
Moguls things got really real, real quick. The past 6 days I have been living the life of a single parent while wifey Dukes was out of town handling business like a true Boss Lady. I never knew how hard it was for a single parent on a day to day basis, but these past […]
At some point Don Lemon has to look in the mirror, and I wonder is he happy with who looks back at him. For months Don Lemon has seem to embrace playing the devil’s advocate for every national Black issue that has come across his desk. From Ferguson to the N word Don is like […]
Is Cuffin’ Season real? Is America ready for a President that practices the Muslim religion? Also the Moguls give you their take on Rappers that also produce.
Yep it’s week 4 of the NFL season and I’m only one point out of first place and I intend on being in sole possession of it by the end of the day on Sunday. I had a monster week 3 performance, this group thought I was going to let them freestyle on me, they […]
Constantly bringing our readers something different, we’d like to introduce to you Smoking’ Ace’s Cigar review. Smokin’ Aces is a subsidiary of Urban Mogul Life blogazine. Smokin’ Aces is dedicated to reviewing large manufacturers or boutique cigars, we look to introduce new brands of cigars to our BOTL and SOTL(Brothers OF THE LEAF and SISTERS […]
MaalHimself has a rebuttal to the Drake/Future review by Poindexter, Wally Kovacs and Danny P. Ocean. The Moguls also discuss 2015 Hip Hop’s Forbes List and fall fashion.
Man listen I’m on path to go back to back to back!
This segment Poindexter and Danny P. Ocean sit down and try to make it through the new Drake and Future mixtape.