Pharoahe Monch Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. NewsKiller Mike, Big Boi and T.I. inform US Supreme Court on the interpretation of rap lyricsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | NME

    A selection of high-profile rappers that includes Big Boi , Run The Jewels man Killer Mike, T.I., Pharoahe Monch and Boots Riley are amongst those whose written evidence is being considered by the US Supreme Court, in a case about Mississippi high school student Taylor Bell. Bell was disciplined by his school in 2011, after he filmed a rap video containing offensive content about two of his teachers, basing the song on accusations of groping that girls at the school had made against two teachers.


  2. Hip-Hop Artists Unite to Support Mississippi Rapper in First Amendment CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 |

    ... genre by which he chose to express himself," the brief says. Artists who signed the brief also included Pharoahe Monch, Boots Riley, Toni Blackman, Jasiri X and Favianna Rodriguez. Rap scholars, including Erik Nielson, a professor at the University ...


  3. Slick Rick, Raekwon, Pharoahe Monch, KRS-One, Duck Down 20th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    ... squeezes in a hometown one-off on December 17 at SOB's ( tickets ). The day before (12/16) at the same venue, Pharoahe Monch & friends will do the same ( tickets ). Duck Down celebrates its 20th anniversary with a show on December 3 at BB King's ...


  4. 9th Wonder, Talib Kweli and Indie 500's obsession with independent hip-hop: A reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Independent Weekly

    ... architects for the project, including Brother Ali, Planet Asia and the third leg of their Indie 500 trinity, Pharoahe Monch. But perhaps no one summarizes Indie 500 's mission more than Slug of Atmosphere, who, in 1995, co-founded one of the most ...


  5. Watch a New Video from dEnAuN ft. Royce Da 5'9 & Pharoahe MonchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | XLR8R

    Original member of D12 now turned solo artist Denaun Porter , who is sometimes better known by the name Mr. Porter, or his former alias Kon Artis, has just released an animated video for the song "Cooking" from his latest album, Stuff In My Backpack , featuring Detroit royalty Royce Da 5'9 and one of underground hip-hop's most pre-eminent lyricists, Pharoahe Monch . The video was directed by Stack Moses , with animation by Romio No E .


  6. Weekly Tune-Up: Tunes for your week by Chromatics, Coldplay, Talib Kweli & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... 500 is his newest record and it's filled with a slew of quality tracks. 'Prego' features hip-hop vets Pharoahe Monch and Slug from Atmosphere. Chromatics just released a maxi-single (remember those?) of Cyndi Lauper's 'Girl Just Wanna ...


  7. Happy Birthday, Eminem - These 15 Rappers Got Mad Love For YaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | MTV

    ... have music that performed that well." "It's obvious that Em has pushed the envelope on rap to its limits," Pharoahe Monch told VladTV . "And still does put the focal point at rapping even on the popular songs. The execution and the things are there. ...


  8. Raleigh's Rapsody makes late-night TV debut on FallonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Independent Weekly

    ... The album is the first full-length joint venture between 9th's Jamla Records, Kweli's Javotti Media and Pharoahe Monch's W.A.R. Media. In this Okayplayer video, 9th describes the collective's "Indie 500" mentality as "a kind of continuation of the ...


  9. TRAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Pasadena Weekly

    Viola player Wil Baptiste and violinist Kev Sylvester call in rapper Pharoahe Monch, jazz keyboardist Robert Glasper, Soulive guitarist Eric Krasno and Roots MC Black Thought, among others, for their compelling major-label debut. R&B-flavored tracks "Another Chance," "Magic" and "Losing Control," featuring Baptiste's smooth vocals, suggest a reach for pop accessibility - sometimes overreach - but what distinguishes the Florida duo's genre-mashing is their stirringly dramatic playing, most effectively captured on the title track and "Runnin'."


  10. Royal Blood Shatter The Walls of the ObservatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... hat ?) A chant for Royal Blood quickly commanded my attention as the room went black and "Simon Says" by Pharoahe Monch echoed. Out walked Thatcher and Kerr and within seconds they were playing their popular track "Figure It Out." Kerr instructed ...


  11. Spurs star mentioned in new songRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 |

    Nicki Minaj - "Big Daddy" "Pulled up in something that look like a million ni**a put me up on Ain't gotta sell it, but he say the pu**y a drug that he re-up on Spur of the moment, I ball like GinA3bili, you bit**es get D'ed up on You mad at me? Go get mad at your ni**a 'fore I put my sneakers on" Lyrics via RapGenius Asher Roth - "Cannon!!!!" "Aww, g*d d**n it That's the last straw, can't stand it You all must be reprimanded Spank that fanny, Manny So uncanny, Ginobli flow left-handed" Lyrics via RapGenius Pharoahe Monch - "Push" "Your weak-a** compubot power shots mix fly over me My accurate jabs connect like rotary Make you notice me, be like: "D**n, dudes awesome totally when he rides the bass line like GinA3bili" I'm vocally unmatched, globally With the flow, so underground But mo' public than notary" Lyrics via RapGenius Roc Marciano - "The Man" "Respect is the corner stone, bum ... (more)


  12. Hit Producer Om'Mas Keith On Why Winning a GRAMMY Still MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | Hypebot

    ... songwriter, arranger, producer, and engineer who has worked with the likes of of Jurassic 5, Pharoahe Monch, Erykah Badu and Jay Z as Sa-Ra Creative Partners. Keith won his first career GRAMMY for Best Urban Contemporary Album of Frank Ocean's ...