Bill Cosby – a staunch critic of some rap music – is set to release a Hip-Hop album called State of Emergency, which will be a sanitized, issue-oriented CD. Sources told AllHipHop.com that the actor, comedian and philanthropist will address issues like proper parenting, teen pregnancy, drug abuse, Black-on-Black crime and the dropout rate in America’s high schools. Cosby’s album will not contain any profane language, nor will it offer any denigrating comments towards women. State of Emergency would be the 35th album for the legendary comedian, actor, who released his first album Bill Cosby is a Very Funny Fellow in 1963 Continue reading….
Sorry but I couldn’t help but laugh when I first came across this story. Its just the thought of hearing Bill rap…. LMAO!!!!
Categories: Bill Cosby, Music, Rap, The Cosby Show
Don’t sleep on Bill…he’s been making music since before I was born (and I’m 30-something)!
This dude is my hero, but for real. One of the few outspoken Black celebs that actually give a fuck about Black youth in America. When he made his “dirty laundry” speech, I stood up and applauded. ‘Bout time someone says SOMETHING.
I’ll definitely be checking for this one…what if he tapped some really tuff producers for this, like Pete Rock or Kanye or even dug into some J Dilla archives? That would be fire.
Unlikely, but it’s always nice to dream…LOL