Hip Hop Habit: Yonas

Let’s start by clearing up some confusion. Some of you OurStage faithful may have noticed resemblance between ubiquitous rapper Cause and lesser known Yonas. This is because they are the same person. According to Yonas, I’ll always be ˜CAUSE’ to the world but I felt it was time to make a personal transition as I’ve grown a lot in the past 2 years and feel as tho [sic] it’s time for me to be, well, me. Don’t worry fans, the Bronx Banga himself hasn’t disappeared, he’s just changed his name! So, without further ado, I introduce to you Yonas. (more…)

Friday Flow: "In Too Deep" by Cause

OSBlog02_FridayFlow_MASTEREvery Friday on the OurStage blog, I’ll be featuring a great example of flow and lyricism in hip hop songs pulled from the OurStage ranks. I’ll get the artist’s thoughts on the song, as well as post the lyrics or best verse so fans can follow the flow themselves.

Today’s “Friday Flow” comes courtesy of OurStage veteran and “New York’s Finest,” Cause. For more than 2 years, Cause has battled the best of the best in OurStage’s Urban Music Channels, and has taken home a few channel victories. The song featured today is called “In Too Deep.”

See what Cause has to say after the jump…