It’s been a few months since we’ve posted on the site, and since then some things happened. Three months ago, I decided to take a step back from the Lyrically Rap blog and social media accounts. I was going through some things at the time. I was feeling like an imposter, like someone who didn’t belong in the rap culture. We were so focused on social media growth, and getting more clicks and grow the brand, that I lost focus of what we were really doing here at Lyrically Rap. I was digging for new gossip stories, sharing stuff that was dramatic. I was trying to copy what other sites were doing, and in doing so, the social grind took over and it just wasn’t fun anymore. Social Media was affecting my mental health.
The hip hop rapper Ekoh was on tour and live at the Emerson Theatre in Indianapolis on August 12, 2021. We at Lyrically Rap got the chance to be part of the crew, and this is our behind-the-scenes story of the concert and day leading up to it. If you have not seen Ekoh live yet, and love good music and high energy show, then you need to go. He’ll be finishing his tour out West, he’s in Texas now for the next few days. Make sure to go see him and company!
Indianapolis, IN's own Mark Battles is a hidden Lyrical Gem. His hometown is right up the road from where we are based here at LyricallyRap and that makes it a special treat to write this piece. Arguably the best emcee to come out of Indy, he is a special kind of talent. Check this powerful... Continue Reading →