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[Through the Lens] Hip-Hop Collaboration Across the Sea

Peace World,

I hope all is well and you have enjoyed a powerful week since the last post. To those who are reading for the first time, welcome to  1,216 more words

Hip-hop

Video Recap: JSWISS Opening for Rakim at SOB's

Last Thursday, May 21 was a special night as JSWISS got to open up for The God MC, Rakim, at the legendary New York City venue… 17 more words

Music

Rakim: Knowledge & the Golden Age of Hip-Hop

Enslaved Africans lived with a restriction of knowledge: they could suffer harsh corporal punishments if they even attempted to learn to read or write. Even after slavery was abolished, several Southern states passed laws that outlawed blacks from learning how to read. 851 more words

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Executive Producer of "Lyrical" Rakim at The Promontory in Hyde Park with Precise - Meet and Greet - May 24th 9pm

I’ve been quiet for a minute. So much has been going on. It’s been stressful but now I can let the cat out the bag. I’m one of the stars of a reality show called “Lyrical” Rakim is mentoring the artists. 76 more words

Precise

Latest Tattoo: The God

As of late, I’ve been on a journey of self realization and just truly living out the life that I want. I’m into making statements and my latest… 183 more words

Life

Dominic Owen- Boom Bap (2014)

Boom Bap is a new instrumental project from producer Dominic Owen. Best known for his work with The Notorious B.I.G., Rakim, Lil Kim… 6 more words

Instrumental Hip Hop

Upcoming Show: JSWISS & Rakim LIVE at SOBs

Photo By Matt Sherman

On Thursday, May 21, JSWISS will be opening for one of the greatest and most important emcees of all-time, Rakim, at the legendary… 58 more words

Music