Raw Hip-Hop, on Deck, with John Forté!

I originally posted the following photo and statement onto my Facebook wall…

A photo my sister took of me, with John Forté. Ha ha! My facial expression is classic!

A photo my sister took of me, with John Forté.
Ha ha! My facial expression is classic!

Skillz! I took a trip to the Apple Store, SoHo, in NYC, and saw John Forté and his band perform a live, free show, to kick off Black Music Month!

John Forté Creates ‘Oil on the Shore’ Rap about Gulf Spill, Internet Adds Voices

John Forté

John Forté

John Forté Creates ‘Oil on the Shore’ Rap about Gulf Spill, Internet Adds Voices:
http://planetgreen.discovery.com/feature/instrumental/john-forte-creates-oil-on-the-shore-rap-about-gulf-spill-soundcloud.html

(update: archived copy of above link located here: http://web.archive.org/web/20100531175154/http://planetgreen.discovery.com/feature/instrumental/john-forte-creates-oil-on-the-shore-rap-about-gulf-spill-soundcloud.html)

(Jeff Kart, Discovery’s “Planet Green“) – John Forté had been looking for inspiration to finish up a new album. Unfortunately, along came the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf. Rather than let the gushing go on without action (sorry BP), Forté wrote a rap called “Oil on the Shore,” put it on Soundcloud, and is asking the Internet to add the second verse. (Click Here to Continue Reading This Post)

Invisible Empire

I originally posted the following video and commentary onto my Facebook wall…

Invisible Empire:

 My Commentary: I finally watched Jason Bermas’ new documentary, “Invisible Empire,” and highly recommend it to all! For those not familiar with his work, Bermas is the same filmmaker who co-produced the documentary, “Loose Change” – one of the most downloaded and watched movies in internet history!