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2014-06-05 08:26:06

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the release of his debut album, MY TESTAMENT VOL 1, Yarima Karama is bringing back to hip hop what it has been missing for quite some time now. That element of street music, mixed over melodic beats with an added verbiage of similes and metaphors, combined with his storytelling ability makes this artist one that you don't want to pass up or sleep on. Each one of his songs draws the listener right in with anxious anticipation of what...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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