Posted On Tuesday, April 23, 2013 By visionist. Under Africa, Culture Capture Champs, Frolaborators, Music, Talib Kweli Tags: Bajah, High Life, Rubix, south africa, talib kweli
(Photo Shot By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs©) Brooklyn emcee's Talib Kweli and Massinflu's Rubix took a trip to South Africa last year to shoot the video for another dope jam off Kweli's new LP "Prisoner Of Conscious"out May 7th. Love the groove and movements of this track while Kweli and Rubix have a field day ...
Posted On Thursday, March 14, 2013 By visionist. Under Africa, Doc's & Flix, Frolanthropy Tags: apple juice kid, PBS Digital Studios, Pierce Freelon, The beat lab
What happens when a professor from UNC (Pierce Freelon) and a hip hop producer (Apple Juice Kid) grab a laptop, midi controller a portable mic and some software in a pack back then jump on a plane and travel to nations like Panama, Senegal and Fiji? You get the "Beat Making Lab" ...
Posted On Thursday, October 18, 2012 By visionist. Under Africa, Culture Capture Champs, Frolaborators, LA, Rich Medina Tags: Afrobeat, Dj Destroyer, Fela Kuti, footlong development, frolab, Jump N Funk, Marksmen, rich medina, The Echo, THE ORIGINAL FELA KUTI TRIBUTE PARTY
FRIDAY OCTOBER 19, 2012 FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & FROLAB PRESENT THE ORIGINAL FELA KUTI TRIBUTE PARTY *JUMP N FUNK* RICH MEDINA VISUALS BY MARK HINES (MARKSMEN) OPENING SET DJ DESTROYER @ THE ECHO 1822 SUNSET BLVD. LA (ECHO PARK) 90026 21+ 9PM-2AM $10 B4 MIDNIGHT PRESALE TICKETS HERE: "Easily one of our most up tempo/high energy events we at Footlong Development and Frolab look forward to all ...
Posted On Wednesday, January 4, 2012 By visionist. Under Africa, afromentals, Afronistas, Culture Capture Champs, Erykah Badu, featured, Frolaborators, Music, Robert Glasper Tags: Abby Lincoln, Afro Blue, Andy Summers, bama loves soul, Black Radio, Blue Note Records, cognito, Culture Capture Champs, erykah badu, John Coltrane, Mongo Santamaría, Robert Glasper Experiment, The Police
(Photo Shot By Cognito-Culture Capture Champs© ) Let the leaks begin! This fronamonal track from @RobertGlasper Experiment new LP "Black Radio" (Pre-Order NOW) hit the net early today. Rob had always wanted to do a version of this song with Badu on vocals and his wish came true. Robert Glasper x Erykah ...
Posted On Friday, October 21, 2011 By missfrolab. Under Africa, Afronistas, Fro-Spotting, LA Tags: afros, frolab, natural hair, nikia phoenix, pick fros not fights, south africa, STRCRD
New afronistas added to the our PFNF gallery of fros! Fashion model @NikiaPhoenix frospotted at BeautifulTextures product launch brunch! @MayaThePoet frospotted in Jo'burg South AFrica @ STRCRD 2011 Visit the gallery for more Pick Fros Not Fights!™ pix!
Posted On Thursday, September 22, 2011 By visionist. Under Africa, featured, Frolaborators, LA, Music, Nitelife, Philly, Rich Medina Tags: Destroyer, Fela Kuti, Jump N Funk, LA, Marksmen, New Gabah, rich medina
FOOTLONG DEVELOPMENT & FROLAB PRESENT THE ORIGINAL FELA KUTI TRIBUTE PARTY JUMP N FUNK DJ RICH MEDINA OCTOBER 8, 2011 VISUALS BY : Mark Hines of The Marksmen OPENING SET BY: Destroyer @ THE VANGUARD USE HOLLYWOOD BLVD ENTRANCE 6021 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028 **FOR DISCOUNTED PARKING: tell the parking attendant that you're there for JUMP N FUNK!** 9PM - 2AM // ...
Posted On Friday, July 29, 2011 By visionist. Under Africa, Concerts, Music Tags: Blitz The Ambassador, Grand Performances, L4 Back 2 You Featuring Blitz the Ambassador & Jon Tarifa, Malverde, Marthin Chan
Via: Fusicolgy "Ghanaian-born Blitz’s immediate and urgent lyrical flow paints vivid socio-political images. Powerful trombones, trumpets and horns mix seamlessly with turntables, drums, bass, guitar, djembe drums and various sampled sounds to enhance this 21st century hip hop visionary’s bold sound. Marthin Chan and Malverde front musicians fusing elements of Hip-Hop, Alternative, Ska, Classic Rock and Electro ...
Posted On Thursday, June 23, 2011 By visionist. Under Africa, Downloads, Frolaborators, Music Tags: Boogie Blind, Cake Or Death, Cookies Or Coma, dj drama, Gangsta Grillz, jean grae, Khrysis, M-Phazes, ohno, Pharoahe Monch, Ski Beatz, south africa, Styles P, talib kweli, Terrace Martin
Jean Greasy street album "Cookies Or Coma" Hosted By @DJDrama is a mixtape snack of sorts leading up to the release of her next LP "Cake Or Death" which should hit drop this fall. With production by @Khrysis @SkiBeatz @Fatin10 @BoogieBlind @terracemartin @MPhazes @ohnothedisrupt DOWNLOAD NOW #GangstaGrillz
Posted On Wednesday, March 2, 2011 By missfrolab. Under Africa, Afronistas, Bobbito aka. KOOL BOB LOVE, Fro-Spotting, Frolaborators, Music Tags: Álala Records, bobbito garcia, Khethi, Khethukubonga "Khethi" Ntshangase, Miriam Makeba, south africa
Last September, we had the amazing opportunity to travel to South Africa with Bobbito Garcia for a week of music, sneakers and basketball for Africa's first sneaker conference STR.CRD. Little did we know, along the way, at a lovely dinner party with friends, we would meet KHETHI. At first the conversation ...
Posted On Friday, January 21, 2011 By visionist. Under Africa, Culture Capture Champs, Mochilla, Music, Videos Tags: B+, Damian Marley, Distant Relatives, eric Colman, hiphopdx, mochilla, nas
Froto by Cognito- Culture Capture Champs™ via:HiphopDx From Dir. B+ of Mochilla Welcome to Jamrock was just starting to blow in JA. I ended up flying to Jamaica with Eric Coleman to do the album cover of Jamrock from Brasil. Ras Kassa was our producer on the ground for that shoot. He is a ...
Posted On Tuesday, December 28, 2010 By visionist. Under Africa, Downloads, Frolaborators, Music Tags: Albe Back, Bilal, Bobby Ozuna, camp Lo, Casual, Dan "Electric" Lawerence, goapele, jean grae, Kallisto, mos def, Phife Dawg, planet asia, preservation, Rafael Saadiq, Ski Beatz, Teedra Moses, Tumi, whosane, Zaki Ibrahim
Super Heroes is another banger off Whosane"s up and coming project, "Spirit & Soul" Features Production - Bobby Ozuna, Kallisto, Ski Beatz, Preservation, Dan "Electric" Lawerence, and Rafael Saadiq Featured Artists Phife Dawg, Rafael Saadiq, Bilal, Mos Def, Goapele, Teedra Moses, Zaki Ibrahim, Camp Lo, Tumi, Casual, Planet Asia, Albe Back and Whosane"s Cape ...
Posted On Wednesday, December 1, 2010 By visionist. Under Africa, Artist Fro-phile, Frolaborators, Frolanthropy, Music, Videos Tags: Afroflow, HBO, Mike ellison, world aids day, Yohannes
Via:MIKE-E & Afroflow Here's a download from my new AfroFlow II project. "Yohannes" was inspired by several real children living through extremely challenging circumstances in Ethiopia. We've all seen enough heartwrenching images and most of you know that I prefer highlight the untold beauty, culture and history of Ethiopia. Nevertheless, this ...