On Sunday, July 31, AWKWORD lost one of his best and oldest friends, New York City legend Andreis Costa aka GuessWho? aka YME. After more than two days nearly bedridden, AWKWORD wrote today to bloggers, journalists, DJs, friends and fans, asking for contributions to the GoFundMe campaign for Andreis, in
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This is just so fucked. I never imagined being here, now, writing this. One of my oldest friends, one of my best friends, one of the most creative, passionate, engaging and enigmatic people I’ve ever met is gone. The first cat I did graf with, the first cat I spit freestyles
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!
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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
On AWKWORD’s birthday, August 1, he linked up with UpcomingHipHop.net for an exclusive interview on his music, his message, his inspirations and his background. Read the full interview. How did you come up with the name AWKWORD? The “other” is often awkward in his/her situation. While in AmeriKKKa “other” typically
The first collaboration between AWKWORD and the producer of Beyonce’s number-one single “7/1”, (OG) Bobby Johnson… “Headlines” is AWKWORD’s look back at a busy 2014, and leaves listeners wondering: What really will happen with the Activist Rapper in 2015 and beyond. World Premiered by HipHopDX on 01/02/15, the third anniversary
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!”
“Right is right, (get ’em), wrong is wrong / Sick of all the mis-advice, why I’m singing this song / Hating how you live your life, why you’re singing along I’m The People’s Champion, Torah, Bible, Koran.” @AWKWORDrap “Right is right, wrong is wrong- Torah Bible Koran”– Dope bro — RemedyWu (@RemedyRoss) July
“I2G chopped it up with Awkword for an exclusive interview. We discuss his start in the game and his upcoming World View project. Mad inspiring and something for the community that will benefit it, great read, check it out.” — Illuminati 2G CLICK HERE for the FULL INTERVIEW, transcribed from