Old School Friday: If I Were A Boy

So of course, if I were a boy I'd want to be Theo Huxtable or Dwayne Wayne. Alas, they aren't real ppl. And as much as I love Shad Moss, he is also not my choice out of fear that I'd suffer from short man syndrome. But this was hard, because there are quite a artists I'd emulate if I were a boy. Sean Combs almost made it on, but I spared you. I'm not sure if I'd be funk like Prince, a crooner like Gerald Levert, or rock out like Lenny. And I also didn't include anyone who has passed away...because if I were a boy, I'd like to be alive.

My Boy Choices Pre-1999:
Nas... Yes, even during Snaggle Tooth Era. He tee-totals through different genres of rap, but is always himself and you'd be hard pressed not to find a message through most of his music (note I said most. Oochie Wallie is obviously not included...but that's a perk of being a guy, isn't it?). And while he hasn't diversified his act, is prone to antics like naming his album N*gger, he remains sharp in what he does and is married to Kelis.

Jamie Foxx. This man oozes talent...even when he wasn't a recording artist. Go ahead Wanda!

Sigh, if only Theo's rap career took off:

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  1. Very good selections! I love that Nas joint...it is perhaps my favorite.

    And of course Jamie does it for me...that man has talent coming out of every pore on his body!

    Happy OSF!

  2. Your selections were entertaining to say the least. Jamie is very talented.

    Have a great weekend.


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