November 10, 2011

The Diamond In The Rough: The Big Punisher Session

Nov 10, 2011 would have been the 40th birthday of Bronx native, Big Punisher. Still loved & respected by many, he was a pioneer as Capital Punishment became the first album by a solo Latino rapper to go platinum,peaking at #5 on the Billboard 200.

Pun's lyrics are notable for technical efficiency, having minimal pauses to take a breath, heavy use of alliteration as well as internal and multi-syllabic rhyming schemes.

psychology celebrates the music of an MC taken from us to early in his career & life with The Diamond In The Rough: The Big Punisher Session. Debuting tonight (Nov 10) at midnight on the airwaves of K103 radio.

Tune in and/or download DITR: The Big Punisher Session HERE.

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