Sho baraka talks about his upcoming album talented 10th. It is the first solo release by sho baraka since he left reach records in 2011. He really makes ya think and i love the clever ways he addresses issues. Sho baraka talented 10th lyrics and tracklist genius. Baraka was first signed to reach records until march 2011, when he decided to leave the reach label. Feb 01, 20 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. In conclusion i would say i know a lot of people are talking about the most controversial points of talented tenth but this is a very necessary album for chh. Here you can find sho baraka the talented 10th shared files. His newest effort, talented 10th, is a concept album. May 01, 20 baraka came to view du boiss talented tenth model of black social uplift as an inherently biblical concept, and this album is his artistic rumination on this belief. Jan 15, 20 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. Sho barakas talented xth album is set to release jan 1st, 20. Christian hip hop artist sho baraka has teamed up with the overflow devo to produce a 7day reading plan on youversion.
Later albums lions and liars and talented 10th topped the us gospel charts. Talented 10th is not just a picture of christian salvation. Thankfully, with his third official release, the evolution of sho baraka goes down smooth as an icecold glass of rootbeer. Most christian rap doesnt show the sonic innovation of secular rap, simply because the groups dont have such strong competition.
And this is how sho baraka ends this offering with a tone of worship of the king of kings and lord of lords. Ali by rapzilla from desktop or your mobile device. Sep 18, 2012 sho baraka talks about his upcoming album talented 10th, and what to expect from it sonically and conceptually. Sho is always one to ask questions, then answer them with another question. Quite a bit has changed since we last heard from sho baraka. Sho baraka is gearing up to release his third studio album talented xth on january 15, 20. Stream adfree or purchase cds and mp3s now on amazon. Rapper sho barakas latest album defies hip hop taxonomy, resisting neat. Discover, buy and download high quality mp3 music of talented 10th 20 by sho baraka at mp3caprice. Stream free music from albums by sho baraka iheartradio. Discover, buy and download high quality mp3 music by sho baraka at mp3caprice. In addition to voicing his objection to the language and message of chapter 9 jim crow, weaver stated that overall, talented 10th is a mediocre release that is written heavily for a particular audience. Yall ready for sho baraka well, we will have to wait until new years for the talented 10th. To the shock of a lot of people the actual term talented tenth actually started with the american baptist missions association.
Sho baraka released his first hiphop gospel album, turn up my life in 2007. Sho met rappers lecrae and tedashii who were part of the pioneering gospel hiphop collective 116 clique pronounced 116 click. Sho baraka talented 10th by rapzilla free listening on. Sho baraka talks about his upcoming album talented 10th youtube. The first record he released was with the hiphop group known as the high society collective, but now, in 20 he is releasing his first solo album since 2010s lions and liars.
I expected a nontraditional theme from sho especially when i feasted my ears on the high society collaborative. Sho baraka or amisho baraka lewis is a christian hiphop artist born in alberta, canada on january 10th, 1979. While highlighting real world issues, sho baraka discusses the underlying themes behind several tracks off his most recent release, talented 10th. Talented 10th main releases play so many feelings sho baraka play the narrative sho baraka play talented 10th sho baraka play lions and liars. Christian rap artist sho baraka is gearing up to release his third studio album talented xth on january 15, 20. Mar 20, 2018 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.
Probably the most significant one being that he is no longer a part of the reach records roster of artists. Download sho baraka the talented 10th files tradownload. Day, shos aim is to change urban culture by inspiring and challenging listeners to be exceptional for the. Sho baraka has truly shown his maturity as a believer through his music, and talented 10th makes this obvious because this album is truly different from his previous two. Stream sho baraka talented 10th, a playlist by rapzilla from desktop or your mobile device. Sho seems to have no trouble cranking out a great piece of work that outdoes anything ive heard from him in the past. With minimal liner notes included in the compact disc, barakas commentary on the project through social and other media enables a richer interpretation of the album. He was originally signed to reach records until leaving in march 2011. Check out talented 10th by sho baraka on amazon music. Rapper sho barakas latest album defies hip hop taxonomy, resisting neat compartmentalization into either conscious rap or holy hip hop categories. The album title comes from a phrase coined by the american baptist home mission. Sho barakas latest album talented 10th complete uncut enjoy. Introduced to hip hop at a young age, he grew to love its content and attitude.
Mp3 is a digital audio format without digital rights management drm technology. Baraka hovers at the intersection of the christian rapper vs. Baraka came to view du boiss talented tenth model of black social. 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. The upcoming project will be shos first fulllength album as an independent artist. The album title and concept was based on the essay of the same name by w. But sho has released a promovisual entitled johnnie cochran. Baraka is an artist and christian whose music is known for challenging the popular evangelical view on issues like politics and race. Sho baraka biography, early life, labels, career origin. Most people would say that artists often spend there second album trying to beat the sophomore slump. More details and videos about the titles, authors, producers and songs are coming soon. Sho baraka left reach records to form his own label in 2011. Sho has graduated from writing songs for church youth groups.
Christian rap is hiphop with religious and inspirational themes. Sho baraka discusses controversial song jim crow and releases new album talented 10th. Sho baraka talks about his upcoming album talented 10th, and what to expect from it sonically and conceptually. Educated at tuskegee university and the university of north texas, amisho studied televisionfilm, a. The collective became a veritable training college of talented gospel rappers including lecrae, trip lee, andy mineo, thisl, derek minor, tedashii, canon, json, sho baraka and others and recordings and tours followed. Sho baraka album talented 10th listen online soundsonline. He is a gospel artist who has recorded his own music and also a founding member of the 116 clique. Living in southern california during the height of gangsta rap. 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. Lifeway pulls sho barakas album over controversial lyrics. 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. Create a custom radio station based on your favorite album by sho baraka on iheartradio. From that point forward, the rest of chh spat lines theyd previously held back. Sho baraka talented 10th by rapzilla on soundcloud hear the.
Raised in cali, communicating a message as an artist has always been a part of who sho is. The song chapter 9 jim crow was syo in christian media due to sho barakas use of strong language in dealing with racism. Sho baraka talks unity between race and community campus. 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. Lifeway christian bookstores have pulled sho barakas album the narrative after receiving complaints from customers over a word used in one of the songs. Sho baraka discusses controversial song jim crow and releases new album talented 10th posted on january 15, 20 by kris patrick christian rap artist sho baraka is gearing up to release his third studio album talented xth on january 15, 20. Download 15 community feat stephen the levite amp sho baraka mp3 from 6 mb, the frames 2011 for the birds 10th anniversary gig live. Because our mp3s have no drm, you can play it on any device that supports mp3, even on your ipod. 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.1039 524 1103 617 830 782 1450 597 87 1052 602 1307 247 809 751 1499 1120 1145 1427 131 1146 999 81 766 517 328 798 946 1264 288