Back when rappers either wore discrete chains or six- figure Cuban links, there was actually a middle class in the rap jewellery category. The late 1980s and early 1990s were all about your weight in gold. How fat is your rope chain? How many rope
As I sit down to interview Jidenna, he stands in front of me, peacefully stirring an espresso. Before joining me, he shoots it down like some kind of tequila, then seemingly revitalized and freshly infused with coffee-driven adrenaline shouts out a cowboy ‘woo!'.
On sitting down,
When was the last time a piece of jewellery scared you?
Sounds like a weird question right? Well, what if it was sitting on the chest of the now-incarcerated crime lord/rap mogul/overall terrifying human being; Suge Knight? See, now you can understand why it’s scary
It feels like just yesterday we were all listening to G-Unit. It feels like just last week we were able to pick up a rap zine with them plastered on the cover. And it feels like just a month has passed since they were making