Bio: Abi Polinsky
Abi Polinsky is a recent graduate of the Roxbury Latin School. His hobbies and interests are writing, singing, running, drumming, music (all but metal), film, and live music.
He stays active by rowing, participating in Glee Club (singing), Habitat for Humanity, Haley House Kitchen (homeless soup kitchen), representing California, searching for new hip hop, and blogging.
As far as Hip Hop is concernd he likes: Midwest hip hop, West Coast hip hop, mid-late 90s hip hop, some southern hip hop, old school hip hop, jazz influenced hip hop, israeli hip hop, french hip hop. He does not like auto-tune, very underground hip hop, some East Coast hip hop, dirty south hip hop, bay area hip hop.
Some of his favorite artists are Lupe, Kanye, Eminem, The Cool Kids, Common, Mos Def, Talib Kweli (and BlackStar), Macklemore, Jay-Z, Cam'Ron, Kid Cudi, Wale, 2pac, Dr. Dre, Asher Roth, Outkast. (that's just a handful). He also has a few he just cannot vibe with like most of Young Money, Lil Jon, Ying Yang Twins, and Rick Ross.
Abi hopes to pursue my interest in hip hop in college, maybe even through majoring in music industry. Hip hop is his favorite genre of music, and he is constantly looking for more and more good music that comes out almost daily in the world of hip hop.