Clap for ‘em

Written by Rizoh. Posted in The Rap Up

Published on September 05, 2009 with 18 Comments

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I applaud the Black Weblog Awards judges for respecting my fresh. On one hand, I’m grateful that they found me worthy of recognition; on the other hand, I’m saddened that this award has effectively nullified my favorite BWA joke — the one about them thinking I was white for 4 years.

Thanks to everyone who voted. Thanks to Ivan and the rest of the fam for campaigning relentlessly. If you’ve ever linked to TRU, tweeted a link, bookmarked, commented, emailed to say that TRU is your favorite blog, this award is for you. Supa dupa thanks to eskay for his unwavering support. Trying to win this thing back when Nah Right was in the running was like Karl Malone trying to win a championship in the Jordan years. It ain’t happening. Big up to Starr for winning the popular vote. Congrats to all the winners. Our world is full of stars indeed.

Applaud ‘em.

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Rizoh

Rizoh is the most powerful man in all the lands. He lives in Houston where he earned a BS in Nerf Herding. He's the founder of The Rap Up, the former editor of Roc4Life.com, and is in the Grammy-awaiting band Pervertable Disciples.

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  1. congrats riz, the award is well deserved

  2. congrats riz, the award is well deserved

  3. Congrats man – much deserved.

  4. Congrats man – much deserved.

  5. congrats. wtf is a gangstarr girl

  6. congrats. wtf is a gangstarr girl

  7. Congrats on the crown again, TRU.

  8. Congrats on the crown again, TRU.

  9. Riz, you’ve never misled me. Congrats, and keep up the good work.

  10. Riz, you’ve never misled me. Congrats, and keep up the good work.

  11. congratz…your blog rocks…

    i voted 4 you but they didnt send me the confirmation email on time… sorry…lol

  12. congratz…your blog rocks…

    i voted 4 you but they didnt send me the confirmation email on time… sorry…lol

  13. @Asanto – It’s the thought that counts. Thanks for the vote.

    @khal – Be nice to Starr. lol

    @Enigmatik – You called it. Thanks for believing in your boy.

    @Austin & JJ – Thanks for the support and all the comments.

    @Yeti – You got next.

  14. @Asanto – It’s the thought that counts. Thanks for the vote.

    @khal – Be nice to Starr. lol

    @Enigmatik – You called it. Thanks for believing in your boy.

    @Austin & JJ – Thanks for the support and all the comments.

    @Yeti – You got next.

  15. Congrats and a job well done.

  16. Congrats and a job well done.

  17. TBH, I wasn’t trying to be mean. I never knew who that was. I think, in hindsight, I remember 2DBz doing some kind of blaxploitation fridays thing, and I’m guessing it was her stuff? Can’t say I agree with this vote, though. I’ll be nice, b/c you asked.

  18. TBH, I wasn’t trying to be mean. I never knew who that was. I think, in hindsight, I remember 2DBz doing some kind of blaxploitation fridays thing, and I’m guessing it was her stuff? Can’t say I agree with this vote, though. I’ll be nice, b/c you asked.

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