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BREAKDOWN OF WRECTH 32’S ALBUM COVER

The colours of this album is in contrast to Wretch's previous album 'Growing Over Life' which is a sombre black and grey image, reflecting the reality of death and tragedy he's dealt with. Growing Over Life displays an image of  an Adults open palm, which holds up the open palms of two children, symbolising the open … Continue reading BREAKDOWN OF WRECTH 32’S ALBUM COVER

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Who Taught You To Hate Your Hair?

  "Who taught you to hate your hair?" and "Who taught you to hate your skin" was the questions Malcolm X asked in his powerful speech on Black pride and Black Nationalism, the Black and white video of this speech, I have watched over and over, contemplating how these questions are still so relevant today. … Continue reading Who Taught You To Hate Your Hair?

The Rude Bwoy Vs The Road Man; evolution of Black Subculture #MansNotHot

With the popularity of the 'mans not hot' comedian, Michael Dapaah, I had to write sumn quick on the Road Man sub-culture, it's origins and influences. It tends to be the case we don't intellectualise Black culture especially when it has subversive-criminal leanings, however IDGAF so lemme start. Rude Bwoy fashion and culture  I feel … Continue reading The Rude Bwoy Vs The Road Man; evolution of Black Subculture #MansNotHot