DJ Steve Austin of Desert Storm Radio interviews AWKWORD, the creator of 100% for-charity rap album 'World View', about his politically charged music and social justice activism; the state of Hip Hop and today's youth; and fellow artists Sean Price (RIP), ILL BILL, and DJ Premier. The two also announce an upcoming benefit show for Austin's 501c3 charity Heeling Soles, featuring AWKWORD, and call on AWKWORD cosigner and Hip Hop icon Chuck D to attend the November 2015 event.
On this episode of Grass Routes Podcast, Brandon killabh Hall, Erin Ashley Simon and Regular Naz chop it up about Eminem vs MGK (Round 1) and the relevancy impact of hip-hop beefs now (5:30), initial thoughts on 6lack, Wale and Noname’s recent projects (29:11), Naomi Osaka signing a massive Adidas deal (53:44) and the Botham Jean case and potential marijuana smear campaign that’s occurred during investigation (1:01:05).
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