I think we have to look at actions. Cole did the record for Rapsody on her last album. A lot of brothers have praised the ability of Rapsody and other emcees. Kweli signed Jean Grae. In a sense what I’m saying is that there are certainly a lot of male rappers who are guilty and deserve that attention for not speaking on issues and oppressing women. J.Cole isn’t one. And when he did the Mike Brown rally, he had just dropped the biggest album of his career. Then got on to the Tonite Show and did Be Free.

Shamontiel L. Vaughn

Avid reader, writer. Man of Alpha. Educator. Coach. Wisdom of Solomon. Follow me @samuelhwright.com

Avid reader, writer. Man of Alpha. Educator. Coach. Wisdom of Solomon. Follow me @samuelhwright.com