Let’s face it…I’m a hip hop head. That being said, in my humble opinion:
*Run Dmc is…THE GREATEST RAP GROUP OF ALL TIME. period. point. blank.
*Public Enemy is…RESPONSIBLE FOR MAKING US UNDERSTAND WE HAVE A VOICE. And we need to use it.
*EPMD is…THE FIRST RAP GROUP THAT LET US KNOW THAT MUSIC IS BUSINESS. check their album titles.
*NWA is…UNDENIABLE. groundbreaking when they came out. And still breaking records. (check the box office.)
WU-TANG CLAN is…DIVERSE. many flavors. Only 1 Chef though.
And speaking of “The Chef” Raekwon made sure I got a pair of his “purple tape” sneakers before they were being released to the public on August 20th 2015. I thought it was smart of him to do a pair of sneakers to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of his first album, “Only Built For Cuban Linx.”
When I got the sneakers, the color was so beautiful that the first thing I thought of was….A purple cocktail with beautiful fruit in it. After going on a minor hunt, I was able to create my version of “THE PURPLE TAPE” using 5 simple ingredients: