Who: Toni Hill (vocals), Colin Luba (producer).
Sounds like: A neo-soul space opera.
For fans of: Little Dragon, Kid Cudi, Natasha Kmeto, Deltron 3030.
Why you care: Toni Hill’s voice is a
[PO-HOP] On the first verse of “Rap Rehab,” a playfully introspective track on Oregon Failure,
the newest album from Portland MC Sleep, the 37-year-old poses a
question that most rappers undou
Portland hip-hop has always had a tough time getting respect. At one
point in the 1990s, hip-hop acts were even banned from performing in
downtown venues. This is a shame, because over the years,
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