Jason James

Jason James
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Can Hip-Hop Age Gracefully?

At 32-years-old, soon to be 33 in December, I’ve been frequently thinking about if I still have a place within hip-hop music and culture... Read More
Posted 5 months ago by Jason James

This Is My Rifle: The Myth of the Low Budget Album Success Story

After my last article went live a few weeks ago, I never anticipated the amount of discussion it would generate in the following days. The... Read More
Posted 6 months ago by Jason James

This Is My Rifle: Art vs. Free Music (The Run The Jewels Effect)

What is the true value of a free album? As I’m rounding the corner of the final lap in the recording process of my next album, I’ve been... Read More
Posted one year ago by Jason James

This Is My Rifle: Crash Landing on The Mothership

Five years ago I was standing at the bottom of a mountain staring upwards. At the time, I was half way through my debut album with my producer Rodney... Read More
Posted one year ago by Jason James