I started StraightFromTheA back in 2007 as a way to creatively share my thoughts on several topics in urban pop culture and since that time, have had my share of controversy surrounding a few of my opinionated posts… ie the Tameka Raymond saga during she and Usher’s divorce, Nene Leakes’ twitter beef over being outed [...]Show More Summary
The opening scene from last night’s episode reminded me — in a bloodier way — of my recent visit to the post office for what I thought would be a “quick trip” for some stamps. A half-hour later, I began daydreaming of strolling to the front of the line and ... More »
Following the releases of “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)”, “Lamborghini Angels” and “Bitch Bad”, controversial Chicago MC Lupe Fiasco has offered up the cover art for Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1 (due out September 25). Actually, “cover art” might be a bit of a misstatement. Let’s go with... More »
Lupe Fiasco doesn’t shy away from the contentious on the first track off his new album. The lyrics to “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)” run the gamut from Native American poverty to Catholic Church child abuse to the causes of the Iraq War, but one of the track’s biggest controversies came not from the [...]
Lupe Fiasco is out with the music video to his new single ‘Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)’, off the Chicago rapper’s fourth album ‘Lupe Fiasco’s Food &...
Lupe Fiasco’s gone through some woes securing the Pete Rock sample from “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)” but that hasn’t stopped him and director Alex Nazari from putting together… Read more articles like "Video: Lupe Fiasco – “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)”" on Pretty Much Amazing.
Getty Images Cartoons smoking weed. Glowing eyes. All that and more is witnessed in the video for Lupe Fiasco's "Around My Way (Freedom Ain't Free)," a single featured on his fourth studio album, Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap...Show More Summary
Lupe takes it back to Chicago for the “Around My Way” visuals directed by Alex Nazari. F&L2: The Great American Rap Album due in stores on September 25.
Chicago rapper Lupe Fiasco has unveiled the music video for “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)”, the first single off his upcoming LP, Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album. The four-minute video features Fiasco rapping on a rooftop and sidewalk with glowing white eyes, driving around in a Lamborghini and loitering on front stoops... More »
Lupe Fiasco has released the official video for his track ‘Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free), as directed by Alex Nazari. Enjoy. If you’re a Lupe fan, be sure not to miss his latest release…
Just another wacky day in the hood.
Lupe Fiasco shoots the video for “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free).” Yep, the same song that Pete Rock publicly lambasted for its sampling of “They Reminisce Over Your (T.R.O.Y.),” which led to the Chi-Town rapper and legendary producer squashing
Lupe Fiasco has always been more than just swag and making heads bop, and his new single Around My Way [Freedom Ain't Free] is no different. The song will be in his upcoming album Food & Liquor 2. Hat Tip Link Link 2 Price: $1.29 More Awesome Stuff for You to Click On: The Art [...]
MTV.com:On Tuesday, the heralded hip-hop producer took to Twitter and lashed out at the Chicago MC for recording "Around My Way (Freedom Ain't Free)," a remake of his and CL Smooth's 1992 single "They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)," ...The...Show More Summary
Getty Images Lupe Fiasco delivers the first single off his fourth studio album, Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album. "Around My Way (Freedom Ain't Free)," produced by Simonsayz & B-Sidet, takes a trip down memory lane as it...Show More Summary
Chicago MC Lupe Fiasco, no stranger to controversy, is already in hot water over his lead single from upcoming LP Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album. The track in question, “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)” samples Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s 1992 rap staple “They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)”, which itself... More »
Snippets of the song and artwork were released in bits over the last week. Late last night Lupe Fiasco has released the full audio for his new track, Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free). You can listen to the tunes now here below. © 2012 Highsnobiety for Titel Media. Author: David Fischer | Permalink | No comment | Add [...]