Def Jam Recordings and Golf WangBy Ashok Kondabolu
Everybody associated with Def Jam looked cool for a decade, then not so much after that. They also appear to have stopped doing cocaine when the 90s rolled around, for better or for worse.
BENJAMIN MARRA with Ashok Kondabolu
A few months ago I was reading Benjamin Marras Gangsta Rap Posse (Traditional Comics)a comic book series about an N.W.A.-style group that spends its days brawling with rival rappers, fighting a racist L.A.P.D. force, and running lucrative drug and prostitution rackets (while paying scant attention to actually recording music)and wondering, Who wrote this crazy shit?