Pop, Lock And Recap 12/19 Edition

words and artwork by Badhaftu Kadir


Joanne the Scammer is keeping busy giving us another gem with this short featuring Khadi Don.


Bacardi, backed by their creative director Swizz Beatz, created a DJ feature to instagram's stories that lets you experience scratching digitally.


NBA sideline reporter Chris Sager known for his quirky coats and endearing personality passed away after a battle with leukemia.


Jay Z, the ever evolving entrepreneur, is an investor in JetSmarter, a new app that is basically the Uber for private flights.


Kanye West is out and about again in the world which of course means controversy. He met with Trump to allegedly talk about “multicultural issues” like bullying and education. Of course the internet went crazy, as warranted.


Beethoven who? Gucci Mane and long time collaborator, the producer Zaytoven, brought some joy and music to the NPR tiny desk.


Ultimate scammer and Icon DJ Khaled and lover of Cocoa Butter has turned that love into a limited edition version of the palmers lotion.


Vine may not be dead after all, announcing that they will be having a lesser version of the app where you can post videos directly to twitter or save to your camera roll. Thank god they came to there senses.


Young Thug went off on some airport employees after not being let onto a flight, calling them “peasants” and “nappy headed”. His mom apparently made him apologize in person, but it would be nice if he did it on his own accord.



awful records: putting the fun in dysfunctional


Talking to @Thugtear About Broke Boi Tweets and Learning

On- and Off-Brand Basketball



Tonight - TCVVX

Poison Ivy - Little Simz ft Tilla

Yacht Master - Murda ft Swae lee & 2 Chainz



Mercury is back in retrograde for the next 3 weeks make sure to be careful! Here is your week.