Maal Himself, the budding Milwaukee wordsmith is starting to turn heads lately. He is a bit of an anomaly, and usually behind the scenes songwriting, managing, and producing for his label mates, However, when he does appear he is something you can’t ignore. Showing incredible range from lyrical, braggadocio, and up-tempo, this is an […]
The Mogul Lounge, Wally, Belafonte and El Fatiah discuss hip hop and nothing but hip hop. We examine LL Cool J and his place among hip hop greats. Is he the GOAT of all Goats? Or does his legacy diminish over time as rappers accomplish more? We also take a look at the latest hip hop releases by Rick […]
This seems to be the season of beef!!! The Mogul Lounge takes this opportunity to revisit some of hip hop’s best diss records. Join us on UrbanMogulLife.com
My man MaalHimself was in the ride and said “I have some new SNYD that’s about to be released for you to hear!” I was like “WORD!” I handed him the aux cord and he pressed PLAY. I adjusted the volume button on the wheel and turned it up. I thought I was in a […]
So last night DJ Khaled finally dropped the video to perhaps the most hyped up song since Michael Jackson returned with “I Just Can’t Stop Loving You”. For like the last 2 months if not longer all you heard was about how Jay-Z did a song with Future and it was the best thing […]
Danny P Ocean First off let me preface this by saying I love hip-hop and the culture that it gave me. I probably have been affected more by hip-hop than any other single culture. The culture of hip-hop introduced me to Malcolm X, jazz, and a multitude of books I may have never picked up. […]
Ladies and Gentlemen we would like to welcome you to The Summit. The Summit is a podcast where we will chop it up and discuss music we love, hate, miss, and wish were made. On this episode, Ali and El-Fatiah discuss the state of Black music. Where did it go wrong? What happened to it?
The Moguls this week tackle the topics of Grumpy Old School Hip Hop Fans, Rihanna vs Beyonce and Should You Spank Your Child or Not.
The Moguls return to the UML offices to drop a new episode in the Bat Cave studio. This week they discuss their spring vacations, breakdown how they classify classic albums and does a Jay Z feature hold any weight in today’s hip hop world. So sit back pour you a glass of something and light […]
Danny P Ocean and Poindexter sit down to tackle the age old debate, who is better André 3000 or Big Boi? During the discussion we also discuss where does OutKast place in history among the top groups. We end the debate chopping it up about T.I. and if his recent signing with Tidal will do […]
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 […]
This segment the Moguls welcomes a guest host in the lounge, discuss the Billboards greatest rappers list that was released and try to to figure how hip hop arrived at its current place.
So Billboard recently dropped their greatest mC’s of all time list, and it pissed off a few people to say the least. Earlier Ambrosia For Heads also dropped their seemingly never ending GOAT Tourney and it left a bad taste in some readers mouth. Now Urban Mogul Life is here to end the debate once […]
About a week or so ago I posted about the dumb shit rappers have said, and it got lots of hits. Thanks Moguls. But this week I will touch on things I have learned from hip hop music. As we know everything isn’t all ignorant when it comes to rap music, if it was we […]