This is BIG for me. My first new song in 9 months! (Scroll to the bottom for the clean, dirty, acapella and instrumental versions.) “If you’re not outraged, you’re not paying attention.” – Heather Heyer Since adopting two young kids a couple years ago and taking on full-time daddy duties,
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NEW MUSIC: DJ Krazy A presents: AWKWORD – “Hands” [prod. by Numonics] “Stop it right there and stretch your hands to the sky / ‘Never trust police’ is what I’ve known since I was five / And every cop I’ve met always wants to know why / For all the
In a recent interview with Bigboydogg, AWKWORD talks about his youth, his mom (RIP), drugs and music, the loss of his friend YME, his wife and kids, Vassar College, ILL BILL, sharing the stage with J-Live, Hip Hop Pantsula and Asheru, his love for female Hip Hop artists (and specifically Jean Grae and MIA), his dream of
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
The Hitmen x ItsBizkit.com present: The Best of AWKWORD On Monday, August 1, 2016, Global Hip Hop ambassador, rapper and executive producer AWKWORD is going to shake things up again with the release of his new mixtape, The Best of AWKWORD, sponsored by The Hitmen and ItsBizkit.com. The 26-track project features UNRELEASED,
Protest Music rapper AWKWORD visits Croatia’s Mixtape Sessions Radio Show to field questions on the inspiration behind his political Hip Hop music, his history of social justice activism, the gofundme campaign for the “I Am” global collab music video, and more.
“This is one episode you can not miss. We have AWKWORD on our Thursday conversation. He’s seen it all and has put in the work. We discuss how he began to where he is now. Really great interview.” — DJ Wayne Ski, BreakThruRadio Get to know Protest Music rapper
In a new interview with 7thBoro, Protest Music rapper AWKWORD talks to Scyren about his dream collaborations; his upcoming projects; his philanthropy and activism; his co-sign from the legendary Chuck D; his struggles with mental illness and drug addiction; his favorite AWKWORD songs; and more. >>> READ <<<
If you haven’t seen it already, NOW is the time. “These guys are taking it back to the essence of NYC hip-hop with this one. Pay attention.” — Complex Magazine “AWKWORD takes hip-hop back to its essence… The title says it all, what more can you ask for?” — Okay
Weekend Gabe: New York emcee Awkword, has overcome more struggles than one could count, but instead of counting himself out, he has counted on himself to make dope music to tell his story and to inspire change. Check out how he’s bringing #protestmusic to the forefront!