the hood

Special K delivers a spoken word poem in the spirit of the Holiday season! Listen to the audio player to how he captured the essence of the season with his ode to Thanksgiving in the hood! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Listen to “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” weekdays from 6-10 a.m. EST! RELATED: Special K Recites Poem For Women […]

Originally published on July 31st, 2014 We don’t need anymore Gucci Mane type dudes out here, and to get that message across Special K wrote a special poem inspired by hood dudes. Listen to the audio player to hear his spoken word piece on trapping ass dudes that arent’ doing anything with their life! RELATED: […]

Christmas is next week, so Special K decided to share an uplifting message for all the kids living in the hood this holiday season. Listen to the audio player to hear Special K’s hilarious spoken word! Text GOSSIP To 71007 To Get The Hottest Gossip Daily! Reply Help for Help; STOP RICKEY to Cancel; STOP to End […]

Many people think just because you’ve made, it they’ve made it. But that’s simply not true. Often times successful people go back to the communities they left and are faced with people who claim they aren’t keeping it real or they’ve changed. The reality is, successful people have changed. They made the change to create […]

  Harvard doctors came up with a new disease they’ve decided to name “hood disease.” Hood disease is reportedly a mental health disorder that is acquired by living in neighborhoods that cause trauma and stress. Should it have been named something else? Jeff Johnson says yes, but listen to this edition of 3 Things You Should Know to hear what you […]