Eminem Embarrasses Himself at the BET Hip Hop Awards with Anti-Trump Freestyle

What’s happened to Eminem? Do you remember when Eminem used to be relevant? Well, it’s been a few years since then, after many lacklustre songs in recent years, now he’s unfortunately carried this trend on with a cringeworthy acapella rap at… Continue Reading

The 21st Anniversary of 2Pac’s Death

Today, twenty one years ago, there was a lot happening in Las Vegas, Nevada. On the 7th of September, just after the Mike Tyson vs. Bruce Seldon fight had concluded, Tupac Shakur was reportedly shot four times in a drive… Continue Reading

Our Top 5 MC’s (Dead or Alive) in Hip Hop & Rap

Yes, you read the title right (you don’t need contacts), so as you may have already gathered, it’s time for Brainstain to evaluate the impossible and dig into the common notion of who is really in the Top 5 Dead… Continue Reading

Why Was There Never A Rapper Called Ice (fill the blank)?

Hey readers! We thought we’d bring you some of our thoughts about why there was never more rappers that started their artist moniker with the prefix of “Ice” in the Hip-Hop and Rap genre. Yes, the popular music of Hip-Hop… Continue Reading

Why Cultural Appropriation Is A Completely Ridiculous Concept

In the times of 2016 through to 2017, the left-wing liberal media, the very pathetic “Buzzfeed” hipster communist unit and the brainwashing by the left-wing and inclusion of backwards racist activists’ that have tried to make cultural appropriation a “thing”… Continue Reading

Onyx & Dope D.O.D: Shotgunz in Hell Album Released

Here at Brainstain, we bring you the cutting edge of everything, so today we bring you the sharp cuts & beats, with the added slithering venom of lyrics in the form of Onyx and Dope D.O.D, who linked up and… Continue Reading

Justin Bieber: Singer or Punch Swinger?

Singing sensation Justin Bieber has had the best few years of his life. His ‘Purpose ‘ album, released in 2015, marked his sixth album to debut at the number one spot (buy here). Selling an estimated 100 million records thus far, Bieber… Continue Reading

D.I.T.C. – New Album ‘Sessions’ Out Now & Big L (R.I.P.)

  At Brainstain, we have a close ear affinity to Hip-Hop, since a young age and also in making visual content for artists’, so we have the license to write about it. What’s very exciting in Hip-Hop, recently? The release… Continue Reading

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ‘17: Tupac Shakur Enters

Entertainment News

The greatest ‘Hip-Hop’ and ‘Rap’ phenomenon ever, Tupac Amaru Shakur, has been listed to be inducted into ‘The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2017’ next year and rightly so. Who else embodies the rock and roll lifestyle more… Continue Reading

Ocean Wisdom: Chaos ’93 – Album Review

Current Affairs

Very rarely in this day and age do we hear an artist, that’s track for track, a complete original. Originating from the shores of the United Kingdom, Brighton Town’s own Ocean Wisdom is signed to High Focus Records and he… Continue Reading