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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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Do They Really Want You To Succeed With Your Music Making?

I ask this question because, I see that some of these Rappers, Music Producers, DJ, Music Industry and Radio Stations actions, and what they say is one thing, but clearly they’re showing to do another. So, my question is….. Do they really want you to succeed with your music creativity?

Do they really respect your drive, your hard work or do they just pretend that they do as a way of mocking you, and really saying to you that:

I really don’t like you or your music, nor what you do, but I’ll pretend, and fake like I do as a way to keep you at bay supporting me, and what I have going on.

Please tell me, that this is not the case. I mean, I am open minded to others opinions to this, so long as they aren’t being unreasonable towards speaking on the real truth on this matter.

And one of these truths are that, when these jokers who are (Rappers and Music Producers) etc. get into a certain position especially when it comes to entertainment and the music game where they’re calling shots. They tend to eventually loose themselves. Get loose as a goose, and start acting a @#%, and loose focus and control.

Ain’t it something how they start power tripping? Why? They’ll try and convince me, you or some other recording artist that:

“The only way to YOU SEEING ANY TYPE OF SUCCESS IN WHAT YOU ARE DOING WILL NOT GO NOWHERE UNLESS YOU BEND YOUR WILL TO ME?”

You Trying 2 DECEIVE Me?

Are these rappers, music producers, DJ and radio host really doing this to recording artist intentionally? Are they really trying to hang a success or failurecloud over me, and your head?  Well, I hate to say it, or better yet, no I don’t. I’m a tell you like this.

I think it’s important to really know how against you some of those who act like they really for you, are really just thinking about how they can rise above you, and you BENEATH them by using your time and energy for their benefit if they can see an opportunity to do so. Why?

I don’t know about you, but I see no realness in these type of acts, I see no real friendship, I see no value, no worth, balance, integrity, honor, cobstructive partner relationship or respect on either side for that matter.

And if this is the case, and if I have to turn on those principles stated above in order to feel like I’m on the right path, and bending to your will for you to have total satisfaction and control over my destiny in life, because this is all about building you and yours up, and me and mine suffer? Then where’s the love in that?

See, that’s the thing there is no love unless there is a better standing on both ends. And to try and deceive up and coming artist or those who are showing to be independent and hard on the grind is something that one must be able to see and probably experience for themselves.

I’m not trying to save a artists nor the world, I’m just speaking from my poibt of view to what I see, and if I’m wrong anywhere in what I have said, I stand to be corrected with PROOF IN TRUTH.

Anyway, I’m a leave y’all on this note. What I’ve also noticed, is how “Black People” who are in great positions (Successful), and that goes for some of these MAINSTREAM well known rap artist too, are doing the most, and committing damaging acts on their own so-called people why? And y’all so quick to support this riff raff?

Taught well? Maybe. Just really something to think about if you are trying to be a rapper, producer, DJ or maybe your just someone who supports, and or just able to see things for what they really are, and knows exactly where I’m coming from. Have the people become that blind? Not really.

I think more ignorant fits, and chooses to overlook the truth for what it is, and acceptance to it. I also see how our people are being influenced spiritually, but I’ll save that for another time. Do you beg to differ?

Leave a comment below, and share it to get others input, because if we don’t start taking a better look at what’s really going on, we can’t set the record straight, and move forward not only as the REAL recording artist for rap and hip hop, but not even as a people, and being just as bad if not worse. Blessings to all who are able to see.

When A Chief Speaks

 

 

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What are you listening to? There is a difference did you know?

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So, let me ask the question that many don’t or have not asked. Is it important to know what you’re listening to? I think so, especially when it comes to listening to different genres of music, because there is a difference. I’m pretty sure that many have not given this a thought, and if you have, I’ve yet to see anyone who has brought it to the manifest as a topic of thought to whether some of these new rappers and Hip Hop reps even know if there is a difference to what they so proudly speak on. If anyone knows and or has even given thought to it, both rap and hip hop are two separate genres are they not?. Just below is a good example of an artist who is showing that he not only goes hard to and for Rap, but also shows his versatility on this possible Hip Hop beat or it could be a rap beat right? The beat/track was produced by  a guy name Blake for Palar Productions aka Sound Stove  played thought Sondcloud. A well known music producer pushing music throughout Kalamazoo, Michigan. He has worked with quite a few recording artist, and is very active when it comes to music production. He has also done work for a historical place that does a lot when it comes to the music arts hosting events and making a lot of noise, and the place is called Fire, and has also done work with one of most inspiring events to in Kalamazoo, Michigan when it comes to rap battles, music and entertaiment and giving artist’s a place to build, learn and grow called Music Making Action.

Its important to consider how the listener takes in what they’re listening to when it comes to a recording artist’s music and sound and even the beat in itself. People will not take music in the same, it will have a different feel for one listener and might sound like Hip Hop when to another they may hear it and feel it differently, and to them it may sound like rap and or even hardcore. So, I guess the question would be is there or could there be a difference? I personally and truly think so, as we all know there are many rappers who are caught up in the title it self and very popular cultural name HIP HOP, but I question whether one even knows or even cares enough to know if there really is a difference between the two powerful culture titles Rap and Hip Hop.

There is a difference, at least from my point of view, and how I take in another artist’s music. Though, I can’t tell another what they are actually kicking on the mic, because its their thoughts, but I can tell whether for me, it has the sound of Hip Hop or Rap that another recording artist is putting out, and for some that is only my opinion, which is somewhat true, but my point is is that, I let it be known that I pay attention, and I rarely let things slide when it comes to a subject such as this. See, I’m not only an recording rap artist but also a listener. A student as well as a teacher in a sense. There are many who are caught up with saying that they are doing Hip Hop or that they are doing Rap, but the question is… to whether they even know the difference or even give it thought based off the mood that the sound places them in at that moment in time.

I think there are many who run around and say that they are doing Hip Hop, but does their work have the sound of Hip Hop? How about if their a Hip Hop artist, but what their kicking actually sounds like Rap? Who cares right? Well, listeners should care why? Because, I just think that knowing the difference is truly important, because its all in the sound, the creativity and the mind state of an artist and knowing what they are catering to who.

I guess that’s what makes me the universal artist that I am who is so unique and creative as well as versatile with my work, because I definitely do care, and know the difference, and that’s why I’m doing this post, because I challenge whether some of these rappers actually know and or even care to know. See, here’s the thing, you have many rappers and hip hop artist who are inspired by their favorite mainstream artist’s, and what happens is that they like a artist’s work so much, that they listen, and then actually adopt (steal) the style of that artist, and that is true, whether you or anyone else cares to admit it it is true. And let me make self clear, I’m not saying that there’s anything wrong with that, inspiration is always good, because its art, and we all should be inspired and motivated by others work, I am inspired my many different artist’s work, but there is something wrong when one allows self to be so caught up in another artist’s thoughts that you actually try to act, live out and be someone or the artist’s mask identity, and that too is my opinion based off of what I see and hear nowadays in this music industry and game, but is also the cold truth.

And I think that’s where I see a lot of style stealing and cloning going on throughout the whole music game. Hey, I’m just calling it how I actually see it, and as a true listener with a good ear, I can tell. Anyway, I just wanted to do this post and raise the discussion on whether some of these rappers/hip-hop artist, and YOU the listener and fan actually are paying attention to the work that artist’s nowadays make and put out for listeners like your self to hear and critique, and have one even given it a thought. Maybe it took this post to bring awareness to it huh? maybe, but us as listeners, you play a big part in this too, and have to start calling it as well, because if we don’t then we allow what is actually going on right now. Its no different than you representing something, but yet don’t even know what you’re representing?

For me, I take it very seriously because for me, my aim is to cater to my listeners on a universal level. But, I leave it up to the listener, and other artist’s to critique what they hear when it comes to my sound, and the lyrics I kick. Again, for one, I may be kicking Hip Hop flavor in ya ear like Craig Mack on a particular track, and then I may be on my Rap side on another track. I guess when its all said and done, its really just something to think about and helps to know either way, I go hard for either side, but just so the people know, I don’t allow self to be boxed in, but if you really want to know my choice of side, I think it should already be clear, but I leave that up to the listener and those who pay attention, and are true listeners and diehard fans of the art of facts in music of my God4lo.

So, after listening to the track above let me your thoughts on this post, I welcome any who has a different way of seeing what I touched on. What genre Hip Hop? Or Rap? Both? Does the lyrics accommodate this beat? Leave a comment below and tell me what you got or if you got anything from what the artist is kicking on this beat, and whether I’m wrong or not, because I just may either be, but remember, the one who makes the claim must also provide proof to theirs, I can what about you? I welcome any challenger in thought on this topic. Peace and many blessings to all.

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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.

To watch a video click the picture below.

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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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Kalamazoo Rappers Music Elevates Minds

Why This Kalamazoo Rapper’s Music Is The Next Closest Thing To Listing To 2pac’s Music

So What’s the Big Deal About This Rap Artist From Kalamazoo?

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One might ask, what is so special about this artist’s music, and why should the people take time out to listen to what he has to say? And what gives him the advantage over other rappers/artist who are coming out? These are some very basic, but good questions that should be answered. Not just for the artist to know what and how people feel about the music he makes, but to also give people a better understanding to why this artist not only shows the ability to be competitive when it comes to the music industry, but to also place the power of fair decision making back into the listeners, and music fans hands. Let’s be honest, music is for as long as the Creator (God) and the Universe allows this planet to continue to exist. Whether you are religious or not, and see things different when it comes to the stories told about how this planet (Earth) was created, and how it was possibly destroyed by water, and then went under construction by the creator in order to bring order back is something that you would have to do your own thinking about and research on. My point is, is that music plays a very important part in many things that we engage and or implement into our everyday lives. Music, and sound is far more than what you see it to be. It’s way bigger than being used for entertainment purposes. Just as it can be used to heal, it is also being used to hurt. How? Ask yourself what is sound and music and where does the information go? You guessed it, the brain, and the mind. Sound-waves travel to our brains, and rhythms and the art travels to our mind as information do you agree?

So, in that case if this is true, then it can also be agreed that both have a direct affect and significant impact on us by what is being delivered to our brain and mind and how we take it in and use it for our best interest all boils down to two main things that effect us all and that is our emotions and feelings. Everything is a mood, you can be in a good one or bad one, which draws back to dealing in ones emotions and feelings towards whatever the situation may be. Do you kinda see where I’m going with this? Music alone plays a big part in the molding, and shaping of our thoughts, whether it be good ones or bad ones music effects us like a drug, and affects us by the feelings that we have towards something, and that’s where mental health comes into play. Yep, Mental Health is a big problem, a definite Battle of the Mind, and it’s something that I know very well. Some people may not even be aware of the fact that they have a mental illness, and then all it takes is the effect of something like music, and drugs that are the tools that work on your mind, and all it takes is the two to be combined because of a certain situation that one may be going through in their life, and next thing you know, you have an even bigger situation, possible suicide, and or violent behaviors that lead one to their final resting place or an D.O.C (Department of Corrections Institution) for those of you who aren’t familiar with the acronym, and if you don’t know, the prison system is a big business that makes  plenty of money off of those who are getting caught up within it, because of lack of knowledge and or just feeling like there is no other way to make it in life, and that’s what they want you to think by your own freewill, all they need to do is like the Joker said: “All that was needed was a little push!”

There is so much to cover when it comes to the whole mental illness situation, but I’ll save that for another time. I’m trying to get you to see how music is being used as a tool to corrupt, disrupt, program, and play a part in your actions towards leading you to your own self-destruction. Let me ask you the question that I ask many: “Who is the biggest musician in the world?” Some have said Michael Jackson and other artist, but there is an even bigger musician than your favorite. He was given this position as Chief Musician. No, not me, the one and only SATAN. He or it is the Chief Musician of the world are things getting a little more clearer for you now? Hard pill to swallow I know, but now you can take what I am typing and you are reading and you can think about it, because that’s all I really need to do and trust me, it takes time out of my life just to be typing these thoughts. Prove it you say? I know you just didn’t say that did you, I don’t have to prove what is actually being projected and played out right before your eyes. Some of the music that is being pushed throughout the music industry, Television and especially the Mainstream Media. Click the Picture of Eminem and be redirected to a source that I found that gives some very important information that reveals some shocking mental health figures in the entertainment industry.

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It’s business, but it’s also a little more than that. Could it be that some of these rappers are being paid to get you to enslave yourself by falling for the stories they tell threw the music they’re putting out? Just look think about it, and then start paying more attention and then see if things start adding up. I could easily start going off naming plenty of names, but I’m not about to get into all of that. It’s easy to point the finger at someone when they doing some things that they shouldn’t, but don’t we all? But to be honest, that’s a cop-out and I’m not gone let that slide. If your wrong then your wrong, and it would be right and just to work towards making things right, but that alone is a very hard task and easy to say when you live in a world that is flooded with everything opposite of what is good. if it’s of good, (Divine) then they need you to see, and think it to be bad, and if it’s bad (Evil) then you should praise it and look at it to be of good. Now, do you see the power of Deception and trickery in that? Do you not see what has been done and why our children are acting out the way they are?

So now that I’ve given you some thoughts (Knowledge) to think about, now let me switch lanes and tell you why this rapper Chief Adam the Great is not only an artist who is definitely showing though his music that he fits the description and title as a Chief, but also is going far and beyond to be that artist for the people who delivers to not just those who are still trapped in the street life, but most importantly those who suffer from Mental Illness/ Mental Health issues that so many suffer from In These Dayz of Tyme. This artist is doing it like no other rapper coming out, and the thing about it, he’s doing it with no help and or assistance from the Music Industry, Press, Mainstream Media, Blogs, Radio Air play, Family Support, so called friends none except for the Creator, (God) the Universe, and those who are worked threw like the few who do help by either sharing his thoughts and music threw social media, the purchasing of his music and or donation.

He is able to fund his own projects without going back to doing what he once depended on by merely just doing what is asked of him by the Creator and the universe. I know that you probably are arching one eyebrow right now from what I’m saying, but that is your freewill to do so, I am not here to try and convince, but to elevate and educate.When listening to Chief Adam the Great’s Music 4 the Mind he takes his listener on on a personal journey within the mind of one who has hands on experience with songs like: Mentally Ill, and really takes you on a mental ride giving you something to think about and look forward to with songs like: It Get’s Deeper. What he brings is basically awareness, narration the good, the bad and the ugly all at the same time, but from different angles somewhere similar to the way 2pac voiced his message on the mic, but in a more drill SGT. type of way.

So with all that being said, my only intent is to shed some light on an artist who is well worth taking a listen to, and commenting on his work good or bad. It’s something how people are being deceived, manipulated into getting them to support promote rappers music that, if you pay more attention is not the art of Rap and Hip Hop that we once knew, and loved because the messages sent held more meaning, and more uplifting than damaging to the mind. But who’s fault is that, the rapper who needs you? Or is it you, the one who they don’t even really have to convince all they have to do is say something in their music that you think is slick, and it is, because they slicked you right into their Rap Trap, and for them it’s all just business. So, I say to you reader of this post, will you continue to aid and abed those who are corrupting the minds of our children that haven’t even began to develop yet with subliminal messages that tell them that it’s okay to Rape, Kill, Pop Molly/ Ecstasy Pills? “Click the Picture” below, and it will redirect you to a source I found that is very interesting and this is what your children are being introduced to. All…. look aren’t they cute? Nice way to promote something that alters the mind.ecstasyfeature

So, is Chief Adam the Great’s music the next closest thing to listening to 2pacs music in these days of time? Is his work able to win the hearts of some of the listeners of your favorite mainstream rappers? is his music even worth taking the time to listen to? Well, the artist/ rapper has made it possible for you to find and take a listen to his creations, and has proven how serious he is with his business by not only having a very appealing website to visit, but also a blog to go a long with it giving his platform a DUAL FLOW. Fell free to leave a comment and even build a discussion below, and support this artist who shows to definitely be #TheArtist4thePeople.

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