Better than the competition, but not previous efforts

I honestly think it’s hard to be the best at something, or anything, really. I’m certainly not the best anything, so I’m speculating, but it seems to me that someone’s peak is marked when their decline is evident. …

How The Ringer’s Donda Exit Survey Questions Should Have Really Been Answered

If you’re a millennial and you don’t know The Ringer, Bill Simmons’ creation, then you probably don’t have a finger on the pulse of the intersection between sports, media, music, and pop culture. So, this read might strike…

This is going to be a long one, folks. That’s the first disclaimer.

This is going to be about Kanye West. That’s my second disclaimer.

This is going to be about faith, hip hop, and my complicated response to Kanye’s latest release “Jesus is King.” That’s the last disclaimer.

As…

Daniel Leiva

Author of The Brown Gringo, explorer of religion, race, culture, and politics. Rap guru. Husband.

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