Nicki MinajCoveted Hip-Hop journalist dream hampton, a major taste maker in the industry has developed a new blog. The column which you can check out here caters to the unsigned and independent talent who use platforms such as MySpace, FaceBook and other ‘new’ ways of marketing to promote themselves and their music. Aptly titled The New New Things, the column which kicked off yesterday talked about Jay Electronica, Niki Minaj and The DirtBombs.

dream hampton has written for The Village Voice, The Source, Vibe and she was also an associate producer on VH1s Behind the Music: The Notorious B.I.G which won the channel an Emmy.