The album title comes from a phrase coined by the american baptist home mission. Sho barakas latest album talented 10th complete uncut enjoy. Ali sho baraka im tryin to be great and im on my way way up, way up, way up its never too late and im on my way ima leave my mark, ready set go. Armed with a deeper resolve after traveling overseas and experiencing a broader scope of pain and struggle, he hopes to bring life to his community and others. Sho is always one to ask questions, then answer them with another question. Sho baraka talented 10th by rapzilla on soundcloud hear the. In 20, sho baraka veered away from the christian hiphop chh playbook and dropped talented 10th, an album that broke new ground for a faithbased rapper by challenging systemic racism and other social issues headon. Sho baraka released one of the most celebrated christian hiphop albums for an independent act since at least the turn of the decade in 20, talented 10th. Below ive listed a few helpful videos including an interview about the album, a promo video released a while back and a video promoting a talented xth tour as well as links to where the album is available. Here you can find sho baraka the talented 10th shared files. Stream sho baraka talented 10th, a playlist by rapzilla from desktop or your mobile device.
To the shock of a lot of people the actual term talented tenth actually started with the american baptist missions association. He really makes ya think and i love the clever ways he addresses issues. Discover, buy and download high quality mp3 music by sho baraka at mp3caprice. Join napster and access fulllength songs on your phone, computer or home audio device. When i heard that sho baraka was working on a new project, there was an excitement in me because i knew that whatever the project would be there definitely would be lyrical depth and thought provoking topics.
Instead, he listens to rap and hiphop artists like lecrae, tedashii, andy mineo, sho baraka, and many others who usually dont shy away from the hard questions of life, temptation, culture, and so on. Because our mp3s have no drm, you can play it on any device that supports mp3, even on your ipod. Nearly four years after independently releasing talented xth, sho is furthering the conversation with the narrative. Christian rap is hiphop with religious and inspirational themes. His third album talented xth was released in january 20. Probably the most significant one being that he is no longer a part of the reach records roster of artists. Rapper sho barakas latest album defies hip hop taxonomy, resisting neat compartmentalization into either conscious rap or holy hip hop categories. Sho baraka talented 10th with talented 10th, sho s aim is to change urban culture by inspiring and challenging listeners to be exceptional for the benefit of others, he says. I expected a nontraditional theme from sho especially when i feasted my ears on the high society collaborative. Sho baraka talented tenth fanart wallpaper wallpaper and.
He was originally signed to reach records until leaving in march 2011. Up in the state of washington, in his war on drugs. The album title and concept was based on the essay of the same name by w. Download sho baraka talented 10th free geekouture lounge. He then cofounded a record label and group known as high society with fellow.
Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from sho baraka. Proceedings of the 10th international congress for applied mineralogy kaori kobayashi story. Amisho baraka lewis, better known by his stage name sho baraka, is an american christian hiphop artist and writer who has recorded both independently and as. By mikaela by now many have either heard the somewhat controversial single jim crow or have purchased sho barakas third solo project, talented xth. Sho baraka talented 10th by rapzilla free listening on. Baraka hovers at the intersection of the christian rapper vs. Create a custom radio station based on your favorite album by sho baraka on iheartradio. While highlighting real world issues, sho baraka discusses the underlying themes behind several tracks off his most recent release, talented 10th.
Thankfully, with his third official release, the evolution of sho baraka goes down smooth as an icecold glass of rootbeer. Sho baraka talented 10th lyrics and tracklist genius. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Sho has graduated from writing songs for church youth groups. Talented 10th is not just a picture of christian salvation.
Sho baraka shares 4 tips for indie artists kingdomboiz. Day, shos aim is to change urban culture by inspiring and challenging listeners to be exceptional for the benefit of others. In november 2007 the emergent reach records released sho barakas debut album turn my life up was released and three years later the emcees lions and liars came out, reaching number three on the us gospel chart and 149 on billboards hot 200. Sho baraka talks about his upcoming album talented 10th. Christian rap artist sho baraka is gearing up to release his third studio album talented xth on january 15, 20. Download sho baraka the talented 10th files tradownload. Talented 10th by sho baraka on amazon music unlimited. It is the first solo release by sho baraka since he left reach records in 2011.
This week, the veteran offered advice to his fellow indie artists in the following video. Now, talented xth was released a couple of years before black lives matter became universallyknown terminology, but the overall message coincided with the main idea of the movement, particularly the powerful song jim crow. From that point forward, the rest of chh spat lines theyd previously held back. Sho barakas talented xth talented 10th album is set to release january 15, 20. Amisho baraka lewis born january 10, 1979, better known by his stage name sho baraka, is an american christian hiphop artist and writer who has recorded both independently and as a founding member of the 116 clique. But sho has released a promovisual entitled johnnie cochran. This is shos first project not under the reach records label, as he focuses more on making good music than trying to appease the christian music market. Sho then left reach records and founded a record label and group, high society, with rappers jr, swoope and suzy rock. Provided to youtube by empire distribution chapter 14. Most christian rap doesnt show the sonic innovation of secular rap, simply because the groups dont have such strong competition. More details and videos about the titles, authors, producers and songs are coming soon. Amisho baraka lewis born january 10,better known by his stage name sho barakais an american christian hiphop artist and writer who has recorded both independently and as a founding member of the clique. Sho baraka left reach records to form his own label in 2011.