Every time this woman speaks. My love for her deepens. She is a goddess. Period. The boldness it takes to speak such truth from such a high platform is Divine. Many may disagree with her choice to not pay taxes, but I see her using it as a form of protest. I do wish […]
Posted June 15th, 2013 by siyonbola in Blog, Celevolution, Musik, Spirituality
After working on my Rihanna re-writes, I stumbled upon a bunch of artists who were already doing what I wanted to do. Rewriting the lyrics of “hard” contemporary hip hop to something more positive…ie Black power and/or Christian. I’m late! Some of this stuff has been on YouTube for years. This is probably the stuff […]
It’s 2015 and hundreds of political prisoners have escaped from maximum security prisons across the US with the help of a former Black panther turned chemist turned pastor who preached in their prisons. The ex-prisoners form a band and come under the pastors tutelage, hiding in the mountains of Alaska for one year. They emerge […]
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFva3UeSxtU&w=560&h=315] Clip of performance of Cross Continental Black Nation at the Nuyorican on New Year’s Open Mic 2013. Just a day after my return from Nigeria.
One of the most powerful tracks I have ever loved. Fell in love with Talib for taking it to my hometown. I’m mad though that this vid has only 400K views. Whereas the trash on Youtube gets 5 mil+ [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_c5mDTq3sgo&w=420&h=315] I love it especially because I don’t believe musik of enlightenment should have to […]