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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During a recent interview with SpeedOnTheBeat, Protest Music rapper AWKWORD decided to drop an exclusive freestyle in honor of Bree Newsome, who scaled the flag pole at the South Carolina State Capital and took down the Confederate Flag. #FreeBree! Currently sitting in the top 100 on AudioMack, “AmeriKKKa” is produced by Steel Tipped
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
On May 10, 2014, AWKWORD went live on PNC Radio for the Saturday Night Experience (SNEXP) with DJ Wayne Ski and DJ Sha Boogie to talk about his history and mission as a Hip Hop artist and social activist, as well as his 100% for-charity World View project, race and
The latest on The Library with Tim Einenkel for Chuck D‘s …AndYouDontStop! Radio is activist, rapper and sociologist AWKWORD. Tim and AWKWORD speak in depth about AWKWORD’s 100% for-charity global Hip Hop album World View, which premiered on DJBooth the same day as the first airing of the interview. Tune
After five years of work, coordinating across countries and continents, with more than 35 producers and 65 emcees, AWKWORD has finally released the first-ever 100% for-charity global Hip Hop project World View. The history-making album went live Super Bowl Sunday, Groundhog Day, February 2, 2014, via DJBooth. It will also
This is what happens when rapper take care of their communities through action SODD Interviews @AWKWORDrap http://t.co/4CuZ9MLZ1t — Str8OutDaDen.com (@str8outdaden) January 11, 2014 Str8OutDaDen: We kicked off the New Year on a big note this year, talking to the homie AWKWORD for our latest interview. Most of you should be
TheSession.net: It’s THE SESSION! This week we got an exclusive interview with the legendary NY-based activist & emcee AWKWORD. We discuss his upcoming LP, World View, the first ever global 100%-for-charity hip-hop album, working with artists on 6 continents, as well as the American for-profit prison system, the viral spread
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.