The Life As Shay Report: Welp, we’ve made it to another Monday in Spring 2017. Whether you enjoyed your weekend or not, I think you’d appreciate this jam by Goldlink. I remember running across Goldlink’s music about a year ago and I fell in love, he’s so DOPE! This DC native is next up so… Read More Monday Moods: “Crew” by Goldlink ft Brent Faiyaz, Shy Glizzy
The Life As Shay Report: Yes, it’s true…it’s only Tuesday and I can call my week stressful already. I have already had an oral presentation, a long ass meeting after an 80 mile drive, hours of homework and outlining, emails upon emails, and it’s not even Wednesday. In times like this…I revert to one of… Read More Stressful Week? “Dance on Me”-Goldlink
The Life As Shay Report: Welp! I’m back! As you know, if there is one artist that’s able to set fire under my arse and get me back to writing, it’s Kendrick *insert emoji heart eyes* Seeing as how Kendrick released “Humble” about three days ago and there is already 21 million plus views, I… Read More Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble”: A brief epilogue
I had so much fun in LA! I had so much fun being around some of my most favorite celebrities. Had even more fun creating a lane for myself, BY MYSELF, with LifeAsShay.com. As you surely know by now, I hit the Quan. I went ghost. I disappeared. I needed to. Sometimes you gotta hit… Read More Ghosting
Today marks the 20th year since Biggie Small’s untimely death. His legacy permeates black culture, pop culture, business culture…culture, culture (you get the picture). But today I realized that Biggie applies to “success” culture too. Listen, I am in the middle of my second semester of law school, and frankly…shit gets rough. So this here… Read More Biggie’s #10CrackCommandments Applied to LIFE!
I have an interesting affinity for Tupac and his music. Not just because he was one of the most successful rappers during my early years; and not because I was essentially introduced to hip hop through his music. Not even because my mother was a super fan and made sure that I was familiar with… Read More Who is Huey in Tupac’s “Changes”?