Last week, Oakland rap veteran Philthy Rich returned with the release of his full-length project East Oakland Legend. With so many artists coming out of The Bay, and Oakland in particular, Philthy came up with the plan to showcase all Oakland talent on this project; from past generations of artists like Lil D, Yukmouth and Too […]

Cookie Money By Jack Barnes With a menacing purr of a rap voice, Oakland’s Cookie Money is a respected purveyor of honest street tales. Showing off his favorite whips in a Bay Area parking lot, Cookie struts his stuff in “Real Boss,” his latest video. Doing donuts in his Mercury Cougar, lounging on his […]

Cookie Money By Jack Barnes With a hustler mentality and a wisdom that belies his age, East Oakland’s Cookie Money commands respect in the streets. Cooking up another collection of trap- and mob-influenced Bay Area bangers, Cookie Money announces Cookie World 2.5, his upcoming mixtape. Flashing a menacing monotone and expertly stringing slickly honest […]