The Poetry Question

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INTERVIEW (AUDIO): Killer Mike – On Not Being Afraid to Be Himself

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Killer Mike has been all over hip-hop news lately for his unwillingness to download the Jay Z Samsung App. His beef was far more with the need of the internet to have so much personal information. Obviously, with the NSA leaks of the last few months, his hesitance has been echoed by the nation.

On the hip hop front, he just released Run the Jewels with fellow rap vet El-P. This album is hands down my favorite Hip Hop album of the year – lyrics, music, message, and pure hunger for the game.

Take a listen to the interview with Killer Mike:

About Christopher Margolin

Chris Margolin spent more than a decade in Education as a high school English teacher, and is now an Instructional Coach for the Longview School District. He is also the founder of The Poetry Question, an online journal which focuses on reviews of small press poetry publications, and runs a regular series called "The Power of Poetry," where notable poets share their personal stories of how poetry has affected their lives. Margolin resides in Vancouver, Washington with his wife, and daughter.

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