Months back I recieved an email from a rapper I had never heard of named J Nolan. I approached casually and with low expectations as i’m sure you would as well.
Surely fine MC’s are only found on hip hop blogs. Or they are carefully crafted by record label A&Rs. The are surely not sent out to from an unknown sender in an email right?
The morning I open J’s email I asked myself who was this clown J Nolan? Oh and he’s from Atlanta? Thats strike 2.
I read the email a little smug not expecting much. Before pressing play I braced my ears for sloppy flows, unoriginal lyrics, and brain dead production.
Damn I was wrong. Dead wrong.
I was stunned by the maturity and confidence he displayed in the first song I heard. Continue Reading