AWKWORD has been featured on a variety of mixtapes and mixshows throughout 2016, including three notable tapes this summer: ‘The Healing Power Mixtape Volume 2: Resilience’ from #HipHopEd’s DJ Hoodwink (July), ‘Traffikin Hip Hop’ from WhizzKid Media and Writter’s Block (August), and ‘Everyone Eats Vol. 1’ from Hip-Hip Hercules (July). #HipHopEd, Flow
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DJ Crank of the UK and Kevin Nottingham’s HiPNOTT Records named their Top 30 Hip Hop records of 2015 — and included AWKWORD’s Audible Doctor-produced “Go! (NYC RMX)”, featuring Joell Ortiz, Aaron Cohen, Wordsworth and K. Sparks. The mix also features Atmosphere, Locksmith, Add 2, Consequence, SkyBlew, P.So, 2 Hungry Bros, ILLUS,
Underground #HipHopEd #ProtestMusic rapper and social justice activist AWKWORD spoke with Vic XL on Ridin Durty Radio about Rape Culture in Rap, and much more. Read an excerpt — and stream/download the full interview, free — below. Vic XL: It’s an honor for me to be talking to you. I’ve been
AWKWORD ft. Joell Ortiz, Wordsworth, Aaron Cohen & K. Sparks – “Go! (NYC RMX)” [prod. by Audible Doctor] “I black on beats and lyrically I murder them / Power to the people fighting evil out in Ferguson, Go!” — K. Sparks After amassing more than 5,000 downloads of the clean/radio
Mere minutes after hearing about the loss of Hip Hop icon and former collaborator Sean Price, AWKWORD spoke — with difficulty — to the UK’s DeeJay Crank for a taped interview that aired as part of the DJ’s tribute show to Sean on The Platform on HiPNOTT Radio. AWKWORD spoke
We recently caught up with Rapper, Activist and Sociologist AWKWORD, the man behind the the first-ever 100% for-charity global Hip-Hop album, World View, which we posted last month. We chatted about his background, how the project came together, his relationship with the late Proverb, his upcoming projects and more. Interview after the jump.
Causing controversy in his latest interview, Rapper and Activist AWKWORD Talks with Lyrically Fit about his Retirement, Working with Legends, Egos in Rap, Family, Activism and much more. He also shares the cover art for his next single, the Domingo-produced New York City remix of AWKWORD’s hit World View single, “Go!”