nikki minaj isnt a rapper, shes a pop star. There's a time in life for Jerry Lee Lewis. Woah: This Female Rapper Really Wants A "20 Inch D*ck!" Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Does Queen Out-Led Zep — Or Out-Uriah Heep? and in General Posts It was done in an innocent and harmless way.”. (LOL) - E-mail - orgNote - Report post to moderator: Reply #23 posted 01/20/09 11:06am. Bronx’s Darryl Gibson (better known as rapper Positive K) made the scene in 1989 with “I’m Not Havin’ It,” a duet with hip-hop’s pioneer feminist MC Lyte. Or is it a welcome exercise to look back and see how our society has changed? “The illiteracy rate is at an all-time high.” But in his opinion, it’s also the rap culture that’s part of the problem. Megan Thee Stallion has been free, single and ready to mingle after her unfortunate split from fellow rapper MoneyBagg Yo several months ago -- but now, Meg says she's got a man. The man then asks her out on a date, but the woman declines, explaining that she currently has a boyfriend. As he puts it, “When the female parts are slowed to 80%, you hear that Positive K is, in fact, macking on himself the entire time.”. Born Braxton Baker , the 21-year-old was poised to be a triple threat as a rapper… The man keeps at it, though the woman’s stance never changes. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. With the current cultural discussion of street harassment, much of it stemming from last month’s “10 Hours of Walking Through NYC as a Woman” viral video, I wondered if “I Got a Man” would be controversial if released today. The rapper has said her dad, Joe Pete, was a “full-time hustler” who was imprisoned for the first eight years of her life and died when she was just 15. Now a comedian and one half of the group Great Minds (along with fellow old-schooler Greg Nice), Positive K disagrees that the song is an example of street harassment. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Thanks to simple, modern-day editing software, YouTube user Ryan McNeill has created the “De-Chipmunked Remix” of the song. ( Log Out / I’m not trying to hear that, see?” Although the track wasn’t reflective of his other, more aggressive-sounding work, it was a clever and insanely catchy example of the brighter side of that era’s hip-hop. Growing up listening to duets like those from Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, as well as Lionel Richie and Diana Ross’s “Endless Love,” Darryl Gibson, a/k/a Positive K, was inspired to create one of his own. This is the plot of Positive K’s classic 1992 hip-hop single, “I Got a Man,” an excellent slice of rap’s golden era. It sold over 500,000 copies and was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. “I was telling you what my surroundings looked like when I was walking down the street,” Pos explains. shut the fuck up retard. Previous On a Lighter Note… Next Video of the Week: What is Jazz? Deconstructing Positive K’s 1992 hip hop anthem ‘I Got a Man’, re-examined the song over 20 years later as a possible “example of street harassment.”, The Montauk Project: The idiotic conspiracy theory that inspired ‘Stranger Things’, ‘Beth, I hear you calling’: The totally made-up, not true story behind the biggest hit KISS ever had, Wowie Zowie: The early beatnik-style artwork of Frank Zappa, The Drive to 1981: Robert Fripp’s art-rock classic ‘Exposure’, ‘The Brave’: The cinematic atrocity that could have tanked Johnny Depp’s career. “I wanted to do something in rap that had never been seen before,” Gibson says. Tags: i got a man, positive k. One-hit wonder Positive K’s lone Top 40 entry (#14 in 1993) becomes a more interesting listen when you learn the rapper did both the male and female vocals on the song. “I wanted to do something in rap that had never been seen before,” Positive K told the Village Voice in 2014, who carefully re-examined the song over 20 years later as a possible “example of street harassment.” After his debut album The Skills Dat Pay Da Bills failed to produce anymore hit singles, Positive re-recorded his song “Carhoppers” for the music video version as yet another duet with himself. “I’m not a duck baby, so don’t…” And MTO News is hearing reports, that Megan's new bae is Caucasian. The song features spoken word dialog between a man and woman character, in which the man repeatedly asks the woman out and she continually rebuffs his advances by pointing out she is already in a relationship. 14 on the Billboard Top 100. In 1999, Chanté Moore and Jermaine Dupri used an interpolation of the song on their remix of "Chanté's Got a Man". Rapper and social media maven Brax has passed away. [Girl] “You can’t get a girl like me…”, [Girl] You’re out for mami with your DJ Money, should be – You’re out for mami but ya need ya Money, The “Don’t you know you haffa respeck me” should be “don’t yuh know yuh haffi respec' me” and the “You’re out for mami with your DJ Money” should be “yuh haffi mind me wid yuh deejay money”. But is it fair to scrutinize a 22-year-old song through our current lens? Guess what he looks like now! East 14th Street should have settled into a cycle of decline and upshift. This clever studio trick was extremely effective, catchy-as-hell, and the song peaked at #14 on the Billboard Hot 100 in early 1993 making him one of hip hop’s first one-hit-wonders. Since becoming single, Meg has been linked to rappers YG, G-Eazy and more recently, Tory Lanez -- but Meg has denied being in an intimate relationship with any of these men.