James “SoSoon” Gantt is a New York City Hip-Hop artist, director, scholar and educator. The moniker SoSoon, a n acronym for Sound Of Something Out Of Nothing represents the heart of Hip-Hop culture which was developed by people who had no access to outlets for creative expression. The self proclaimed “Spike Lee of Hip-Hop” often strives to mesh entertainment with education. His sound is often compared to Kendrick Lemar and J-Cole.
Notable artistic accolades include opening for noteworthy artist Dead Prez, M.O.P, Saigon, Leaders of the New School, Smoothe da Hustler and Trigga Tha Gambla amongst countless others. Additionally, SoSoon was a staple of the critically acclaimed G hetto Metal c oncert series sponsored by www.TheSource.com.