Back in the 90’s Club Elements in Los Angeles was at the epicenter of hip-hop culture and was responsible for some of the biggest artists to come out of that area. DJ Bonds and DJ Breeze were at the forefront of all of that and came to talk to the Sway In The Morning team about the documentary. https://youtu.be/NxILCJlrkqg
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Executive Producer of Dancing with the Stars, Tyra Banks talks about the iconic show and what to expect from its 30th season! She also gets into personal branding and how we need to be consciously aware of how we are representing ourselves. https://youtu.be/cgjDFB1UQuY
Legendary fashion designer. April Walker, filed a lawsuit against Virgil Abloh’s Off-White, alleging they stole some designs without proper credit or compensation. In February of 2021, April posted a screenshot on Instagram of one of Off-White’s jackets that was being sold on saksfifthavenue.com. Walker sat down with the Sway In The Morning team to talk about the lawsuit and her feelings around what the industry is doing to independent designers. https://youtu.be/yMiM2U7jp30
It has been some years since Abstract Mindstate has released a project, but after that hiatus, the duo is back on YZY SND with a new Kanye West produced album, as the first release on the imprint. Daphne “E.P Da Hellcat” Mitchell and Greg “Olskool Ice-Gre” Lewis started Abstract Mindstate in the ’90s, on the local scene in Chicago. That allowed them to work with everyone that came up in that space and that led to them connecting with Kanye West. The duo called into Sway In the Morning to talk about the project with Sway and Team. https://youtu.be/H-ZMPU0Z7ds Listen…
Rick Hyde of The Black Soprano Family Under Griselda Records Talks New Album ‘Plates 2’ https://youtu.be/NXV89AODF1k Plates 2 features Westside Gunn, Benny The Butcher, Tearz, Heem, Keyshia Plum, Jay Worthy, Chase Fetti Mayhem Lauren, El Camino, T.F., and some legendary Sway’s Universe affiliates Killa Kyleon, Skyzoo, and Graph. listen to Plates 2 below.
Bay Area spitter Jwalt has been in his coming of age mode, crafting more and more gems from project to project. The 19-year-old emcee is ascending to a new level on his latest work and collaborating with Sway to Executive Produce ‘2.2.2.’. https://youtu.be/ShmI-BAKVwg Listen to JWalt’s new project 2.2.2. below including the lead single “Blessed” that we featured here last week.
Comedian Jay Pharoah is a Jack of all trades and is proving that he is an emcee as much as he is a comedian. He called in to Sway In The Morning to talk about his new EP ‘Spittin’ Image’. https://youtu.be/hVr2a5ltWjM Listen to Spittin’ Image below.
Dhani Jones hosts Beyond Barriers powered by Gatorade Endurance. Jones to discusses the top three barriers to entering endurance sports and tips to overcome, as well as the benefits to participating. With Gatorade Endurance’s commitment to fostering inclusivity they are holding these conversations to open up the dialogue and, Jones called into Sway In the Morning to talk about the efforts behind this project. https://youtu.be/qho8RQA3xxk Watch the Beyond Barriers Trailer below. https://youtu.be/jY-BvLSXPMQ
As if Michael Strahan wasn’t doing enough already he has recently launched his new clothing line MSX. He called into Sway In The Morning to talk about the line, Football, all of his TV Shows and salutes prominent Black football players for going back to HBCU’s. https://youtu.be/4qU6Vry_SOE
Jazz Anderson is stepping out under the direction of Tony Neal with her second studio album The Experiment. Jazz has some big names in the family, but she is making a name for herself as a talent of her own. She called into Sway In The Morning to talk about the new album how it came together. https://youtu.be/RsJ7IWOzrgE The Experiment has 11 tracks with a few appearances from Tierney Malone and Majick Raps. Some stand out tracks are “Pop It” and a clever use of a Crystal Waters sample on “Do That”. Listen to The Experiment below also on all…