The Tam News

Hip Hop Square Preview: An Old Show with a New Style

By Aaron Vad

May 21, 2012

On May 22, MTV will be premiering its new show, “Hip Hop Squares.” This is a reboot of the old 60’s show “Hollywood Squares”, an old American panel game shows in which two contestants play tic-tac-toe to win cash and prizes. Hip Hop Squares will retain these same principles, but instead of h...

Tyga “Careless World, Rise of the Last King”

By Aaron Vad

April 5, 2012

I’ll be honest, I did not go in to this album with high expectations. In my eyes, Tyga, the new Young Money rapper from Compton, seemed like another weak mainstream rapper who got way too much support from “rap” fans around the world. His newest release is “Careless World, Rise of the Last King.”...

Rapper Timbalias brings “lyrical skill” to Marin

February 9, 2011

The music industry hasn’t seen a distinguished rapper come out of Marin City since the great Tupac Shakur. Recently, many have complained that the rap game in the Bay Area has been lacking lyrical skill. However,  Marin City rapper Timbalias might be able to change all that with his increasingly popular...