When you enter the hip hop chain game, you either build up to a statement, gradually adding pieces and making yourself iconic…or you come out swinging. Nobody came out swinging quite like Cash Money Records did in their first video. Two Rolexes on each wrist. Lambos and Bentleys, and some serious bling. When you enter…

Gold is the most useful mineral that is mined from the Earth, and it is found in electronics the world over. Its luster, and color make it a prized possession throughout the world. Previously, we discussed the usage of gold in jewelry and financial transactions. Today we are going to discuss a use for gold…

An unlikely, yet sonically devastating triple team of lyrical behemoth MF DOOM, producer Danger Mouse (of Gnarls Barkley), and the voices of some of Adult Swim’s stable of cartoon wackos, Dangerdoom comes together like a hip hop stoner snob’s version of a turducken. From Aqua Teen Hunger Force’s Meatwad’s cameos during the hilarious skits, to…

Do you want the world to know how much of a true player you are? Wear a diamond in a crack vial around your neck like Shawty Lo. The entire chain was a risky move to take, and Shawty not only pulled it off, but he shows why boundaries should be pushed. It is gangster.…

Previously, we discussed the usage of gold in jewelry. One of the other major uses of gold throughout history, and into the present day, is its usage as a method of monetary exchange — in other words, as money. Gold transactions date back over six millennia, and continue strong into this day. Its high value…

If you hear the word “trill” you know for a fact that you are listening to Bun B. The Dirty South legend of course then had to make a chain that defines “trill” and proves why he is the unofficial mayor of Houston. Hanging the 10 Commandments from his neck, Bun lets the world know…

Gold is the most useful mineral we’ve ever mined from the Earth. It conducts electricity, resists tarnish, is easily drawn into wires or hammered into sheets, can be melted, fused with other minerals, and can be manipulated into complex shapes. Its luster, and color, make it a prized possession throughout the world. Cultures all throughout…