Credit where it's due, the local paper pens a solid article regarding Kansas City hip-hop but it's uncertain if that's the kind of content that will drive readership.
Here on TKC we never liked the response to articles about rap music . . . Reality . . . It's tough to find commonality when talking Kansas City because there aren't many hip-hop fans who also care about municipal issues.
And so . . .
We wish the dead-tree institution luck in their rap music coverage.
Check-it the story with lead-in referencing the king of local hip-hop . . .
Behind the wheel of his black Cadillac XTS, Sulaiman Salaam III started to string together the words for one of his latest songs. The music begins with a few strokes on the piano, but quickly rounds out with the catchy soundsof an organ and church choir. "Finally free, finally free," they sing.