Poet and spoken word performer Gil Scott- Heron is an icon. His late 60's work is credited with the birth of Hip-Hop and soul. His best known work is his political rant, "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised." Drake sample Heron's work on the title track of his latest album Take Care. Sadly, we lost Gil Scott-Heron on May 27, 2011.
R.I.P.Continue Reading » Jul 27, 2012 | 03:35:05 PM | City Guide | ADD A COMMENT
One year after his passing, Complex pays tribute to the revolutionary poet.Continue Reading » May 27, 2012 | 03:16:04 PM | Music | ADD A COMMENT
MTV's choice for artist of the year, Nas reflects on two of his albums, and Gil Scott-Heron's soon-coming memoir.Continue Reading » Dec 15, 2011 | 07:26:26 PM | Music | ADD A COMMENT
R.I.P. to one of the greatest.Continue Reading » Jun 3, 2011 | 11:37:33 AM | Music | ADD A COMMENT