Morning Coffee

By Ta-Nehisi Coates

Courtesy of the Jonathan Sklute, here's Nas with perhaps the oddest rap song I've heard in a while. Rappers are famous for talking to mothers, to some extent fathers, and even to their sons. "Daughters" is unlike anything I've heard. There's something beyond the typical hectoring that we get from cats claiming knowledge--something a little more self-aware.



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