New Premiere: AWKWORD – Throw Away The Key (No... →
Monday, July 30, 2012, marks the Exclusive World Premiere of AWKWORD’s Prison Reform Anthem, “Throw Away The Key (No More Prisons)”, on The DJ Booth. Click HERE for the FREE Stream & Download — and be sure to Rate, Leave a Comment & Share! Here’s what Booth Editor-In-Chief DJ Z had to say: Some people just want to party it up, booze all night and enjoy the...
YouHeardThatNew: AWKWORD ft. D. Julien, Dom O... →
youheardthatnew: AWKWORD teams up with three fellow Brooklynites and Tone Spliff for this track dedicated to the Borough of Kings. AWKWORD wrote his verse two years ago before he moved out of the BK. The track lived on DJ Booth’s “World View” project which all donations go to charity. The song can…
#NoMorePrisons – The Song! Sneak Peek: AWKWORD x... →
With “Throw Away The Key (No More Prisons)” world premiering on The DJ Booth this coming Monday, July 30, and the video being shot less than a week later, now is the time to share the befitting single cover art by ThroatChopU (The Mad Bloggers), as well as the hard-hitting lyrics from this anthemic socio-political record off AWKWORD’s 100% for-charity global Hip Hop LP, World...
AWKWORD x Tone Spliff LIVE in 2 HOURS on Planet X... →
Today, Sunday, July 22, at 4:30 PM ET, Rapper/Activist AWKWORD and DJ/Producer Tone Spliff will be live on the air worldwide with DJ Resistance, Vega X and Macabean the Rebel on the Planet Resistance show on Planet X Radio. They will be discussing their recent collaboration, AWKWORD’s World View single “Back to BK”, with Tone Spliff on cuts and production and guest verses from...
PleaseDontStare Editorial: A (Real) Hip Hop... →
“Although it seems heaven sent, we aint ready to have a black President” – Tupac Shakur When Tupac made that statement on his song “Changes” on his greatest hits album, I was all of 11 years old at the time and at that moment, believed what Pac said in that record would remain true for the duration of my lifetime. But lo and behold, we have defied that statement (sorry Pac)...
Stream/Download: AWKWORD – Back to BK (ft. Poison... →
Shout out to HipHopDX for world premiering the song, and to The Source, You Heard That New, Go Where Hip Hop, Kevin Nottingham and all the other Hip Hop sites who showed love. Stream/Download (Soundcloud) Name YOUR Price — and DONATE 100% to CHARITY (for At-Risk Youth) (Highest-Quality Download) <a...
Listen: AWKWORD x Centri Interview on The Artist... →
Click here to stream/download the recorded interviews, and to hear the rest of The Artist Lounge’s show from July 15.
HipHopDX Exclusive Premiere: AWKWORD – Back to BK... →
Last night, July 11, leading Hip Hop site HipHopDX world premiered “Back to BK”, the newest single off AWKWORD’s DJBooth-sponsored 100% for-charity global Hip Hop project World View. CLICK HERE TO HEAR THE SONG — AND RATE, COMMENT & SHARE! About the Song Appearing on AWKWORD’s DJBooth-sponsored 100% for-charity global Hip Hop project, World View, the...
Event: Live AWKWORD Interview on The Artist... →
This Sunday, July 15, AWKWORD will appear live on The Artist Lounge with poet and radio show host Jill Delbridge. An affiliate of the Inner Child Radio Network, The Artist Lounge is the #1 artist group on Black Planet, providing a platform for emcees, poets, other artists and interested listeners/participants, “empowering your voice to be heard.” To join the conversation, click here...
Renegade The Magazine Interviews AWKWORD →
RenegadeTheMagazine.com: Its not uncommon for someone to suggest I check out mc so-and-so or dj whats his name. So about a year and a half ago I got word to check out a video (“The Peoples Champ”) by a rapper that goes by “Awkword”. Revolt Radio put it best, “AWKWORD’s ethic and motive is simple. He raps for the everyman and everywoman.” After a trail of emails and stale mates I got it done!...
New AWKWORD Interview with Revolt Radio →
Revolt Radio: There is literally nothing better then finding a new artist who ticks all the boxes. Chatting with east coast rapper AWKWORD, his character shined through, and it was evident that he has a lot more to offer than just a great portfolio of music. He has a very intriguing image, as a result of his slightly gangster exterior which collapses when you start talking to him. This guy...