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
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Touching on topics such as homelessness, mass incarceration, police brutality, life and death, and heaven and hell, AWKWORD, Jasiri X, MK Asante and Voli are Fallen “Angels” in a brand-new Protest Music/Hip Hop Ed loosie. World premiered by Statik Selektah on Showoff Radio on Shade 45 SiriusXM, the song hit
After interviewing the likes of Kidd Kidd, Trina, Benzino, Jarren Benton, Astro, Rob Markman, Snow da Product, Donny Goines, Mally, REKS, The Incomparable Shakespeare, Mysonne, Marvwon, Chill Moody, Mary Magdalan and Numonics, MusicBless.net took to talking to AWKWORD, a man and underground rapper like none other. During the interview, AWKWORD speaks on mental illness
Controversial and edgy: that’s what they want — and that’s EXACTLY what they got from AWKWORD in his latest video, for the critically acclaimed but slept-on #WorldView single “Throw Away The Key“, produced by L.Ment of Canada. Co-Signed by Chuck D of Public Enemy: Quality music that deserves to be heard.
Alongside Ab-Soul, RA The Rugged Man and Vic Mensa, AWKWORD was named to Rap Genius‘s Top 5 Lyrics of the Week for his video “Throw Away The Key“, earning him a feature on MSNBC’s The Grio. Click here to read the full story and see what they had to say.
Today, RapGenius world premieres — and features on its homepage! — their Outside The Lines podcast Interview with AWKWORD, as well as the brand-new video for AWKWORD‘s song on Racism, Classism and Criminal In-Justice “Throw Away The Key”, sponsored by the New York Civil Liberties Union and Occupy The Hood.
The long-awaited official music video for AWKWORD‘s critically acclaimed and internationally recognized “Throw Away The Key” premieres tomorrow, Tuesday, August 6, 2013, via RapGenius. The video, along with a recent RapGenius interview with AWKWORD, will be featured on the site’s homepage. The song — a RapGenius Editor’s Pick (see below)
I like this track. It feels as though Awkword said to his counterparts, “Define your version of ‘before,’” and each delivered their own interpretation. — HipHopDX The one-and-only 2DopeBoyz.com world premiered the latest single off AWKWORD‘s World View project, “Before Before“, on January 28, 2013. The song is produced by
“Awkword’s career is going straight up, so check him out now so you can say you knew him ‘before before.’” — Kathy Iandoli, HipHopDX Music Editor Click HERE for the write-up, to see the two other songs/artists that made the cut, AND to SHOW YOUR SUPPORT with a Facebook Like or
“before bandcamp and soundcloud, recorded on wax…” Leading Hip Hop site 2DopeBoyz picked up “Before Before” for an Exclusive World Premiere. Click HERE for the writeup — and to show your support by clicking “DOPE”. About the Song: Artist – AWKWORD Song – Before Before Featuring – MarQ Spekt, T.