Still often familiarized as his birth name Anwar Jabari, Mody Farooq (AKA Raw Nasty the Villain AKA Malcolm Weapon X AKA Sadat the Wonder) is an independent hiphop/ spoken word artist from Philadelphia, PA attending Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. Featuring alongside the likes of Common, Nikki Giovanni, Sonia Sanchez, Talib Kweli, Russell Simmons + more and performing on stations such as HBO and The CW, Jabari us uses his gift of music and poetry to inspire, revive, and relate to people of all walks of life.
"Art is selfish. It's always been for myself first. It's my therapy. It's like I self-experiment with the treatments and if successful allow them to exist in a public space."