the diary

the diary

The 4991 Series Episode 1: Scarface's "The Diary" (Part 1)

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The inaugural episode of the 4991 series dives into Scarface's seminal gangsta rap album The Diary. The opening segment features Langston C. Wilkins (@streetfolkLCW), Ph.D Candidate of Ethnomusicology at Indiana University and Founder of the Houston Slab Festival and Maco L. Faniel (@macofaniel), PhD student at Rutgers University and author of HIP-HOP IN HOUSTON. We chop it up about the initial impact of The Diary and its significance in how we understand southern hip hop masculinity, urbanity, and class.