me @J.benok and @yUthe78er got together to do a podcast that seeks to relay the history of DC Hip Hop properly. Bought to you in part by FMWJ’s RIK site as well as the good folks at House Studios. Jyeah!
Be mindful of all those you meet on your grind. Integrity and character are essential elements to maintaining a respected reputation, no matter your business. To paraphrase Judahmakesbeats “be honest in all your dealings.” In the midst of the fray, remember you’re not the only one trying to provide.
So Laugh at My Pain dropped this weekend. According to boxofficemojo.com it’s done $2M in tickets on only 97 screens.. dope. Levels Music Group, the folks that asked me to submit music for and ultimately placed my music in the film, is pushing the soundtrack. Hit the pic for the link, buy the songs if you wish and as always thanks for your support. Tweet the link to this post if you feel so inclined. Follow me @kokayi or @koklarock. Easy does it.
This 4th edition of Maaan Listen invites you to explore the beats and riddims of the musical diaspora. Respectable soundsmiths cobbling together head nod ish. Discover some new, re-aquaint with some familiar names. but by all means listen. Share this list as oft as you can.