‘CONSCIOUS’


 

“Clearly, other people in this business, whether it be consumers or fans, or more importantly, the labels or the media, have the need to label me and package me as a conscious artist…The conscious rapper label correctly applies to me, because I am a conscious rapper…But this industry has demonized the term ‘consciousness,’ and has demonized the idea of positive message and music that can move people in a different direction other than debauchery,” he said.

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Some people are afraid of losing their ability to dictate events to their liking so they keep their thoughts hidden. I don’t know if it’s a personal thing, or if it is a general thing. So if things don’t go their way do they merely abandon their friends? Probably. It’s because they want to control people. Why? Why are people so infatuated with the evil of pleasuring themselves off the misery of others?