iCON the Mic King (check iconthemicking.com)
· best albums
- Ghostface "The Pretty Toney Album"
- Nas "Street's Disciple"
- Kanye West "The College Dropout"
- Jean Grae "This Week"
- Dos Noun "Compelling"
- iCON the Mic King "Intricate Spectrum EP"
- Qwel & Maker "The Harvest"
- Blockhead "Music by Cavelight"
- Christina Milian's album whatever it's called ["It's About Time"]
- Brandy "Afrodisiac"
- Grafh "The Oracle" Mixtape
· albums I listened to
all those obviously and
- Wordsworth "Mirror Music"
- Illogic "Celestial Clockwork"
- Twista "Kamikaze"
- Royce The 5'9" "Death Is Certain"
- Mobb Deep "Amerikaz Nightmare"
- Chief Kamachi "Cult Status"
- Prince Po "The Slickness"
- Lloyd Banks "Hunger For More"
- Godamus Rhyme's mixtape
- Method Man "Tical 0: The Prequel"
· best songs
- everything iCON the Mic King dropped this year
- Dos Noun "March To Walmart"
- Dos Noun "Photograph of a Photograph"
- Qwel & Maker "Broken Wing"
- Christina Milian "Dip It Low"
- the singles off Brandy's LP
- that new Ashanti song
- Alicia Keys "Karma"
· best beats
- Kanye West "Jesus Walks"
- them Jedi Mind Tricks singles
- Alicia Keys "Karma"
- Twista "Overnight Celebrity"
- the whole Blockhead album
- Grafh "Food"
- Fabolous "Breathe"
· best producers
- Kanye West
- Chum
- Alchemist
- Stoupe
- Blockhead
- Maker
- Styalz
- M-phazes
- Just Blaaaaaaaaaaze
· best emcee / lyrics
- iCON the Mic King
- Dos Noun
- Qwel
- C-Rayz Walz
- Jean Grae
- Supastition
- the Verbal Tec
- Diabolic
- Awar
- Meta4ce Omega
- Grafh
· favorite artwork
Dos Noun "Compelling" (censored in Elemental and banned in Israel)
· favorite labels
the ones putting out iCON the Mic King records
· biggest surprise
that these motherfuckers continue to like all this wack shit in both the underground and mainstream. It's not a surprise that y'all do, but I'm surprised that y'all cats are still so stupid. I need to stop giving y'all the benefit of the doubt
· biggest disappointment
- Wordsworth's beat selection (every verse is tight tho)
- "IndieInBurns" taking forever to drop
- me not becoming a indie rap superstar
- most of my favorite emcees falling the fuck off
- Method Man's album
- Prince Po's album
· books I read
- Dan Brown "The Da Vinci Code"
- Dan Brown "Angels & Demons"
- maaaaaaad stories by Philip K Dick
- Bruce Balfour "The Digital Dead"
- William Gibson "Neuromancer"
- David Icke ""Alice In Wonderland And The World Trade Disaster"
- Sartre "Nausea"
- the dictionary
· movies I saw
- I, Robot
- Matrix 2 & 3
- Donnie Darko
- Cube
- Cube 2: Hypercube
- Kill Bill 1 & 2
- Blade Trinity
- Equilibrium
- Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
- Blade Runner (yeah I'm late)
- Cypher
- Final Destination 2
- the movie with Tom Cruise & Jamie Foxx... "Collateral"?
- Godsend (god shoulda kept this wack shit)
so many more I can't even remember
· websites I visited
iconthemicking.com
· foods I ate
- cheesesteaks
- alligator (what up Aaron & Margaret)
- chicken and beer
· things that made me smile
- Ron Artest
- Young Buck
- the release of "IndieInBurns"
- rapper's Soundscan numbers posted on Babygrande's site
- girls overseas
· things that made me go hmm
listening to Dos' album
· things that made me cringe
that whole 'Vote Or Die' campaign and people thinking that voting is useful. Come on y'all, who is counting the votes?
· best moment(s) of 2004
tie between when they told me "IndieInBurns" sold out and the NBA brawl
· worst moment(s) of 2004
when my grandma had to go to the hospital. She aight tho!
· what I'd like to see in 2005
- people actually listening to the words of my songs before they review them
- more people buying my shit
- more people coming to my shows
- more shows
- more money for shows
- more banging girls trying to run their game on me
- it'd also be nice if all them songs I've done that have been turned in and are waiting to drop from the past year or two would actually COME THE FUCK OUT.
· what I don't want to see in 2005
- the opposite of all the stuff I just said
- and no more wack "I carry heat like oven delivery truck" rappers. Stop that shit!!!!! Early!!!!
· hip hop in 2005 will be...
terrible for you wack rappers; I will eliminate all of you in one fell swoop! Early!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
· my new years resolutions
- 1. to use more of my day to be productive instead of complaining about why I'm not more famous
- 2. to further perfect the art of having sex with very beautiful women without having any social skills whatsoever
- 3. get rich or die trying. EARLY!!!!

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