SR3 Top Hip-Hop Songs of the Year – #6 to #1

04, 05, 06 (in Cruel Summer order):Clique – Big Sean, Jay-Z, Kanye WestMercy – Big Sean, Pusha T, Kanye, 2 ChainzNew God Flow – Pusha T, Kanye, Ghostface Killah All three of these songs stand alone as monster rap hits of the year.  It’s only…

SR3 Top Hip-Hop Songs of 2012 – #20 to #7

2012 is a lock for one of the best years in hip-hop history. On one side, you have the establishment (Kanye, Nas) still taking their game to even higher levels. On the other side, a new batch of youngins (Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky) use their…

SR3 Top 20 Pop Songs (ex-Hip-Hop) of 2012

When I was putting my Songs of the Year, I realized that 90% of the songs I was listing were all hip-hop.  So, I decided to save those for another list. What we have hear is a collection of pop songs that I don’t see…

SR3 Top 10 Albums Of 2012

The music industry has continually diminished the value of albums. But true artists step above these norms and have been willing to create books where songs serve as just mere chapters to their holistic approach. While some of the songs in these albums can stand…

SR3 Best TV Series of 2012

With DVRs, Sickbeard, and Netflix all about (add that with all the live sports events you can catch), television unfortunately consumes a large part of my life.  You know you have problems when you actually start paying attention to commercials not for the advertising, but…

2012 Year In Review – Preface

“It Was A Very Good Year” Sure, a lot of things have happened that can make 2012 feel so miserable: Sandy made getting around excruciating; some empty threat called the “fiscal cliff” is upon us; Pacman got knocked out; Newzbin2 and NZBMatrix shut themselves down….