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What Is The Whole Ecstasy Line (X Train) All About (Free Song Download)

I know that, there are those of you who think that, the whole Ecstasy Line (Ex-Train) thing that goes on in Kalamazoo is something fresh and new, but is it? Well, if you know as I know, and come from my days in time you would know that, it’s naught. But, there are those who don’t know, so I thought I’d touch on it a bit.

So, what is the Ecstasy Line (X Train)? It’s basically a modern version to what many of those street katts from back in day use to do. They would form lines in they’re hot rides after the club, and mob thru the zoo, and Spring Valley. One of the famous slogans for this line was called: (Doing the Loc). And those who are from this era know that, that stands as truth.

So now decades later, you have these children of some of those from back in the day who are now growing up, and now you have what I call repeat of events of history. You have people children out in these streets doing what was once done, but on a whole new level, and an effective one, but in a more negative way.

How? You don’t have to take my word for it, you just look at the facts to the matter, and that the results, and impact that has been laid, and see it for what it is, and naught fool yourself. It’s naught what you do, but how you do it, and when it has no good intent behind it, it ends up eventually being viewed, and looked at as more nonsense, people involved especially your (children) eventually are made examples of and then falling off like bad dope.

So, I’ll say it again; this Ecstasy Line (X Train) is something that was adopted from something already done back in the day and just renamed and nothing more than just something looked at by your children to be cool to do while hanging out with their friends, and family enjoying themselves while coming threw the hood in the zoo.

But naught only that, and what many of you are trying to dodge is the fact that, this is the promoting of and named after a man-made substance “Ecstasy” is it naught? This new way of coming threw the zoo has a negative affect, and impact, and the reality is that, it has done more damage than good. People have been hurt, done went to jail, killed and people’s property has been damaged. Why? Go figure, ask yourself, but I’m pretty sure that ya know.

LOOSING ON BOTH SIDES IN KALAMAZOO

And let’s naught forget the lives lost, affected, those who done went to prison and lives disturbed due to the noise, busting of liquor bottles in the streets, and I can go on. By who? I think you know the answer. Now if I’m fabricating then by all means correct me, but this is the clear truth on naught what I can see, but you too can see if your being real with self.

You just can naught expect to see, know and receive what one say’s that one needs, and wants if we allow ourselves to accept the Un acceptable, condoning, and or participating in the acts, and things that we know are a part of the cause in naught being able to see better, and rise beyond the madness that we see going on within the communities that one occupies, which are problems created due to what?

You have those people who keep raging on about we need, but naught realize that, that need first starts naught without first starting at the root of the problem. “Fact” I can’t help but recall when I was one who was so fed up with the fact that, I had to come outside, and clean up broken glass in the street to prevent self or anyone else from getting a flat tire to the point where, I heard I think Buddy Hanna talking about it on the radio station, and I decided to call in and address it, and had my say on it. And naught only that, but then decided to get with my partner in rhyme MC My D and came up with a song on this topic called: “Why.” (Y)

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See, the thing about it, I been addressing these issues, and we been touching on these things in our musical work for some time now. For us as Musicians/recording artist and music producers who #GiveIt2EmRaw for Kalamazoo, and for any other city and state; this is what and how we choose to reach back by bringing awareness in hopes to better enlighten our peers and those listeners of our creative musical work as ZooRillaz.

Guys who been through it, and know the real life style of the street, and hood life. See here’s the thing; we been Livin’ Oon the Edge, we been threw much of the obstacles that are now faced and praised by y’all children, and at one time we too praised it, but we made changes, and sacrifices to be who and where we are today, so we have no interest in knocking anyone for the choices they make, but don’t expect total agreement with things that show to naught be in alignment with ones cause.

Our only mission is to keep working towards giving back, by showing hope and exercising being the good recording artist’s that we need to be. To be good delivers of the word. And though you have those who would rather make attempts to mock, and secretly bite the style and parade on with this whole big I, little U messy mindedness as if what we strive to do is naught good enough and relevant with intent.

I don’t hate to inform you, but we continue to stay relevant, and as long as the creator (God) continues to help us on the mission in our real struggles to put music for the mind out we won’t be denied. What we do, and how we do it shall be done like no other, and we bow to none. The ones who call themselves doing any better is no more than a boaster.

“For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, and unholy.”

Now what does that tell you. I think you see many of those type don’t ya? also mentioning the fact to how those who say that they are for the good and change for Kalamazoo, and for unity, but at the same time show otherwise by trying to underplay, undermine and try to say slick shhh…. in reference to the light bringers for the Zoo?

Anyway, I just let that work do the talking, and after, and or if you decide to take a listen to the song above “Why” (Y)  I leave it to you, the readers, visitors and listeners to decide especially those of you who are living in Kalamazoo, and can relate to this post. And please keep this in mind. If y’all don’t handle your children by taking the time these people will or the streets will claim their life, I’m out.

Leave a comment below, pros or cons and if there’s truth found in the song.

By all means SHARE THIS WITH YOUR CHILDREN AND ASK THEM WHAT DID THEY GET FROM IT.

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It’s naught just about us, we just want to know what you got if you got anything, and I’ll leave it at that. Good day to those who are able to see.

When A Chief Speaks

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New Video From The Artist 4 The People – Certified

The wait is over. I just finished putting together this Rap Music Video promoting a song that will be on my second CD project release titled: “Certified,” which give a thorough breakdown to what it means to be certified in the streets by ones real life acts. It’s easy for me, to say one thing, and naught be able to have authentic proof to what I say, good bad and or ugly, I don’t have to say nothing, those who were out there in the struggle in the street life can tell the story better than me. Proverb 23:2 touches on what I mean by letting others tell the story.
 
“Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth; a stranger, and not thine own lips.”
 
Very deep, and very important as well. Hey, it’s naught my wordings, I just honor what is being said when it makes sense you feel me? So, I think that I make self clear to why, I stand to be the difference and why I choose naught to be, and do as no other man does nor act and immolate those who are your favorite rappers, and hip hop artist. This is why, I self goes as hard as I do with my workings, because I want to be able to build value, and worth that, I will be able to offer to you the reader and possible listener and follower of my creative artwork.
 
My aim is to keep building a loyal audience and platform for them that helps me to be able to better serve the real people with real substance when it comes to this music. I’m naught interested in trying to out do your favorite rappers, I’m just being the artist that makes and brings the difference. As a recording rap artist, and music producer and even a bit of a video producer as well can you imagine what I go through just to put things together?
Time right? Each position I spoke on takes a lot of investment of time, and then there still ones personal life that has to be maintained while trying to do what one has a passion for, and loves to do as an artist.
 
So, with that being said, check out the video above produced by yours truly, and credit goes out to my partner in rhyme MC MyD who took the shots. Alright y’all holler back make sure to leave some feedback on your likes and dislikes, and how I can improve in order to better serve and deliver the message to you. Chief ATG X out.
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Why My Rap Music Could Help You Or Torment You

My reason for being in this music game should be self explanatory if you’ve taken the time to listen to my work. And let me make self clear, “I Am Not Using It To Try And Save the World.” However, I do choose to use to tool to carry out the mission that, I feel I was appointed to me, to carry out, which is a very overwhelming one at times. As a rap recording artist and music producer, it is my mission to reach and teach those as well as paint the the picture of possibilities through awareness when on or off the mic.

My music, knowledge and thoughts could very well help those who choose to listen to what I have to say. No, I am not one of those type who runs around with that “KNOW IT ALL” mentality, and to be honest with you the reader, I  know nothing, but through my own experience by my own walk throughout this life, I know what I know.

And here’s what I do know, I know what I know. So how could my music help you? Glad you asked. I think that, by my ability to paint the picture of not only about what I have been through in the street game, and the little that I have in this  music game, and how I’m the best rapper, because, I’m not. There are many talented artist that came before me, and are nice with what they have to offer this new generation music game. I just do what I do, and in my own lane and zone, and there is a chance that, I just might say something that may spark your mind, and that is what I try to do and nothing more.

Everyone has their own story to tell when it comes to rap, hip hop and or any genre for that matter. And just as well as we all know that, much of what is said by some of these recording artist have proven to be fictitious, misleading, controlling and a lifestyle that one would literally die for just to try and live to the standards set through a vision told.

Is that the truth? Maybe, maybe not what do you think? Here’s the thing; you as the (REAL) reader/listener sees, hears and knows what you are actually seeing and hearing, but by ignorance you choose to overlook much of it, and say nor do nothing, why? I might know, but the real question is…. Do you? So, being that, I my self who is a musician/recording artist and even a bit of a music producer, I have the power, and my own way of reaching, building my own support base, platform and teaching those who do like and pay attention to what I might have to say in my creative artwork.

Now, here’s how my music might torment you. We all know that music is a way of sending messages right? Even the sound, rhythm and beat tends to send some sort of a vibration (Message) does it not? If you didn’t know, now you know, and if I’m in error feel free to correct me. Anyway, the reason that my music, and thoughts within it may torment you is because the level in thought, and mind state that, I have elevated, and reached in my time personally when it comes to the spiritual, and this new age. If your spirit ain’t right or you have the type of state of mind that is not trying to elevate and at least be working on self; then what I may have to say may go over your head, and not mesh with you spiritually, and that is just my opinion, but just know that, I do study, and I tend to have creditable reference to back what I’m saying up.

What do you want with us, Son of God?” they shouted. “Have you come here to torture us before the appointed time?”

No, I am not trying to be Jesus (Yahshua), nor fill his sandals nor garment, though he lives in me, and all of us if that is what you choose, but this is from a more spiritual and logic point of view. So when or if you think about what I am saying to you, you will see; what I am saying to you to be truth, why? Because the way I am breaking it down to you, it would make some sense. If my music contains what the creator wants, and needs, and my thoughts are inspired by the words that were written and inspired by the spiritual connection that those writers held before me, then could what I say through my creative work as a recording artist move your mind in one way or another if you can or can’t (Accept or Un accept) relate to what I am delivering to you?

For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.”

This was shared with me just yesterday by a fellow brethren of mine/partner in rhyme. So what does this mean to you? It’s a connection thing, and if you connect your thoughts and energy more to your flesh and desires rather than your spirit divine then, I think you now know what the above quote is saying.

So could this be true what, I am saying? Maybe, maybe not, it is not for me to tell you what you want to hear by the offering of “Sweet Nothings,” but merely me, as a recording artist and music creator and most importantly man divine, but to elevate your mind with something to think about. I’m not perfect by far, and I’m still working on my own personal development. I don’t have to rap, but I am fortunate to be gifted with these certain abilities that, I possess. I don’t have a lot of support like some of your favorite rappers, and yes, it takes (Currency) to make things happen as a real rap and hip hop artist. No I might not be the best rap artist in your eyes and ears, but I’m developing to be the best at and as good at what I choose to do with what I do have, and that’s what makes me, the best by utilizing what the creator (God) has blessed me with.

So with that being said, if you find what you just read interesting feel free to connect with me by subscribing and joining my email list for a better connection with me,. this allows you to be contacted on a more personal level by my delivering to you mentally great contact, product and material, which allows you to reap some good things to come like free downloads, and other exclusive material/information. On that note, leave a comment below, like, and share this post with others especially family and friends and let’s make our connection stronger.

Some may tend to think this whole making it in the music game is very easy, I’m here to tell you, it’s not. Hard work, and some of these jokers are convincing you that, it’s the other way around. We as real reality recording artist need, and depend on you, (The People) the listener to our work, and place very important trust in you to help us in this fight to be the voice for you, and deliver whats right, and just.

I put in way more work, and take on a lot more than your average rap artist, and I think I show that. Think about it, look at what I am giving you as you read right now, is there worth and value here? I can tell you, but what do you see and say? For me, you matter. Peace and many blessings to you, and also be on the lookout for a heavy new song coming soon, I’m working on called: “I Was Sent.” Checkout the video clip below. Rilla………….

~Chief ATG X 

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Kalamazoo Rap Artist Drops A Short Clip Of His Rap Video Called: “Certified”

Chief Adam the Great’s rap Video titled “Certified” is getting the attention of music listeners in Kalamazoo

As a underground rap recording artist, and music producer and even a bit of a video producer as well, I am able to do things that your average is not doing. not that, I’m taking anything from them and what they are bringing, but I see myself with a major advantage over the rest who are making music right now.

Whether it’s about competition or not, those who take the time out to view and listen to my work shall experience; why I hold the title as CHIEF, as well as why I have GREAT on the end, and if you don’t know, my name ADAM has a meaning that is powerful in itself.

See, here’s the thing with me, I already know what I am up against when dealing with this world that we live in, and this music game. the deck is clearly stacked against me, but will that stop me is the question. Coming from the streets, I went through a lot, I experienced life in the streets of Kalamazoo that should actually be written about. No one can say that, I wasn’t out there when it was ugly especially in the mid-late 80’s going into the 90’s. 

I’m not gone get into my whole life story, but this new song/rap video “Certified” is basically addressing that fact that, the street life that some of these rappers out here talking about in there songs is the life I once led as a street katt from way back, and was proud and I held my own, it wasn’t no joke and it’s not a joke when you put your own life on the line. I was a part of ALL of it, been there done that, and that’s why I’m certified.

Many have lost their lives in these wicked streets of Kalamazoo that many glorify. Some sacrificed their life and are now in M.D.O.C (Michigan Department of Corrections) doing football numbers because of the life that we lead in these streets. There are some out here who act like they were out there in that jungle where them animals lerk in the Zoo.

You have these rappers who gone tell they’re stories, just like I’m a paint the picture, just call me Zoopicasso. It’s a lot of talented rappers in Kalamazoo so being that that is the case there is also a lot of ego’s, pride, clicks, teams, gangs and also favoritism, and when you have all that going on listeners of Hip Hop and Rap music don’t know what to pay attention to. 

So, with me, I feel like the underdog in this. Many have the opportunities, and plugs, and resources that I wish I had. I’ve been involved in different movements when it comes to this music game, and was able to gain that experience that I’m talking about, but on a another level, because now the involvement consist of younger rappers who I must say have the creativity, and talented but at the same time some of these rappers are either teenagers and or college students, and really have not experienced the life that me and my guys come from, and that’s where the whole certified thing comes into play, because who gone say I’m not certified? And what makes you certified? When them streets talk, and it’s time for them street resumes to come out who’s resume do you think gone have the most impact?

What I do, and how I do it is like no other, and I don’t do it just for me, I do it for those who blazed the trail, and paved the way for artist’s like me, who were before me in this rap game. Somebody has to pick up that torch for those listeners of rap and hip hop and let them know that, rap artist and hip hop artist has not given in to following the commercial watered down way of making music for the people. I consider self as a server, and it’s all about delivery.

Those who have the money and fame are showing what they are doing with it, and that’s they’re business, just like what I do with my business is my business. I used to be a little upset at the fact that, a lot of these rappers appear to be winning, but there is way more to it than that. Whether you know it or not, music is and has always had an impact on our lives, and from what it appears is that, it is being used for other purposes as well that I care not to discuss at this time.

My aim is to let the people in Kalamazoo, state, nation and even worldwide that, this spiritual lyrical rap artist is on the rise, and my workings alone speak a thousand words. Just this small clip alone has gained more feedback and attention without any major promotion push except from the listeners, than a full video and that says a lot. So I thank all my supporters, and listeners who take the time out of they’re busy lives to experience the work of #theArtist4thePeople. Check out the the video above and feel free to leave a comment, and share it. Let me know your incite, your opinion and your likes and dislikes about my art work. Alright, I’m out peace and many blessings. 

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Kalamazoo Rap Artist Is Touching The Hearts Of People With His Music 4 The Mind

Is Spiritual Rap Music Still Relevant?

Kalamazoo rap artist is told that his music is spiritual

There was a email that I received today that I really did not expect from a fan that expressed some really interesting thoughts about Chief Adam the Greats Music 4 the Mind. Lately, I’ve been really going through battles that I am no stranger to In these Dayz of Tyme. And though I feel all alone in this battle. I tend to get reminders that, even though I may not feel appreciated by those who are close, and who I expect to do so, but appears not too, I am sent messages from and or through people who are not close to me, letting me know that, what I do, and all that I do is actually appreciated more than I give and or get credit for.

I went to check my email to look for something else, and this message was there, I didn’t know what to expect, and nor did I expect to read what I read until I did, and I was just like WOW!!! I don’t have to retype what you can actually see for yourself below. What this fan of music 4 the mind had to say really hit home today. Spiritual Moment was his experience, and that alone really had a very deep impact on me today.

Earlier I had a conversation with someone close about how important it is to be honest, and to have good communication skills. I was continually accused of not being reasonable, and that I spend so much time pointing out someone Else’s flaws, mistakes and what they needed to work on instead of addressing what I needed to work on when it comes to self.

Feedback from fans of my music

Now, I know that I am far from perfect, and at times I can be a handful, but to be told this was like a slap in the face, because I can expect those type of thoughts to come from someone who doesn’t know anything about me, but when it comes from those who are close and not only know but SEE what I’ve been through and am continuing to go threw that is what hurts the most. To be told that I need to do the things that I have and am actually showing through my actions speaks numbers in itself.

So then I get this email, and for me, I and the way I think, it can be nothing but the Creator speaking threw an actual stranger who I know nothing about, and not only that, but this is my first time even seeing anything come from him, and to know that my thoughts within my music and creativity moves someone in such a way, I can do nothing but give all praise, glory and appreciations to the Creator (God) for conformation that the work I am producing is acceptable in ones eyes and the universe.

So I thought I’d share this to say and show that, even though there is a lot of negativity going on as far as RACIAL TENSIONS, and the ugly image of RAP and Hip Hop that is being reflected and promoted through those who are being paid to do, and I can’t forget the spiritual Holy War that is going on; this right here is proof that one has the power to make the necessary changes by ones own choice and freewill to take it upon themselves to analyze the situations that are at hand and use what one possesses as far as their knowledge and education to bring things back into a better balance, and the only way one can do this is to find the strength to be able to do so, and the only who knows the situation better than any is the source, and that source is the ONE.

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I may not put out as far as a whole lot of massive content when it comes to my blog post like I should, but when I do, I always try to bring something that will hopefully give the people who may visit and read my post something to think about. This music 4 the mind that I create is not only therapy for me, but also for the mentally Ill and disordered. Music is an art, an expression, a way being able to paint the picture, and tell the story by narration.

To be able to be the voice, image and vessel that carries the messages that the Creator (God) sends through the inspired. The scriptures within the Holy Bible and the Qur’an gives one an idea of what and how one should use these teachings to not force upon someone, but to help one by giving one something that is Divine to use as a tool to elevate ones mind state in order to see the bigger picture.

Anyhow, I wanted to share my experience today with those whom this post may reach, and know that when I say I am #TheArtist4thePeople I mean that, and the proof is right above. When you have people like the ones who support my work by just communicating the affect that my music has on them, and effecting them in a more constructive and uplifting way than the lowering. Well, thanks it for now, be sure to check out my music for yourself if you already, and leave a your feedback on your experience with music 4 the mind. Peace and many blessings.

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