Nappy Roots invaded St.Louis late March with another successful concert at the Ready Room on the South Side, & made time to sneak to into Gaslight Lounge & Studios for a live session for the patrons of their up tempo record “Good Day.” Check it out below & #Keepitnappy.
Skinny Deville & Fish Scales lead the way on the Nappy Root’s latest single “Yelp” feat. ForteBowie from their upcoming project “Another 40 Akerz” dropping next year, with the visuals being directed by Ife+Bonoho. Check out the uptempo fun to film video below.
Check out the new refreshing single “Window” from Veteran Hip Hop Group Nappy Roots from the album The 40 AKERZ Project, released in March 2015. The song is produced by 808 Blake of SMKA and features vocals and guitar from Madison Laughridge and Roark Bailey. The official music video was shot by Sonny Bonoho and IFE who also directed Nappy Roots video’s “Call The Cops” & “HAZY” The beautiful scenery for “Window” is credited to Kirkland, WA. & was filmed while they were on The Lost Travelers Tour in October, 2015.
Buffalo Stille member of the Grammy Nominated, Multi Platinum, best selling group from Kentucky Nappy Roots talks with BetasBlock.com’s own Dj Whobeta about possible Nappy Roots movie, and how the group compared to members of NWA who’s “Straight Out Of Compton” movie dominated the Box Office most of the summer.
Buffalo & @whobeta also touched on the writing process of the now 4 man group, and who doesn’t have a ghost writer in the industry (hopefully) according to B Stille.
And, last we talked about the groups latest project released May 5th that you can hear here, to stay up to date with the Nappy Roots head to http://www.nappyroots.com or follow them on twitter/Ig @Nappy Roots.
Multi Platinum, Grammy Nominated, Nappy Roots will be bringing their “Lost Travelers” Tour to St.Louis October 27th at Cicero’s St. Louis 6691 Delmar in the World Famous Delmar Loop. They will be bringing special guest but, Good Music Artist Cyhi The Prynce has announced he would no longer be with the tour. Never the less the always entertaining Country Boys have a catalog of hits to make up for the hip hop freshman’s absence. Tickets start at $15 , & is an 21 & older event. Doors open at 8p. For more info head to the event page on Facebook here.
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This month’s summer cover artist is Tha Supa, Rap artist, host, and CEO of Tulsa based Midwest Money Gang. Tha Supa has several major events upcoming including hosting concerts headlined by Lil Boosie, & the Migos, to name a few. Check out the Magazine to learn more about the Supa including what charities he supports, and how he gives back to his city.
Known names featured in this month’s mag Include Former Rocafella artist Neef Buck, The Nappy Roots, former Rap-A-Lot Artist Big Mike, and an articleinteresting article on Hip Hop star Future titled “Is Future from St.Louis or Nawww”
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The Multi-Platinum Best Selling Group of 2002 The Nappy Roots hit the streets heavy in St.Louis Saturday May 17th to promote their show that night at the Gramophone. The Show was sponsored by The Ink Gallery with 100% of net proceeds going to The Yeyo Arts Collective. After touching down in St.Louis The Nappy Roots were seen and heard everywhere from 89.5 the wave with Dj @whobeta , to the Grand Opening of the Ink Gallery 2903 South Jefferson with a meet and greet from 5 pm- 7 pm.
The Nappy Roots won the highly interactive audience with some of the Classics that made them famous including their breakout single “Aww Naww” and got a wonderful response with some of their more recent works since becoming an Indie Group with no Major label backing them , & of course they didn’t come alone being accompanied by other great talent from Louisville, the beautiful Sheba Shane, the R & B sensation Junior Jackson, & New York’s Brooklyn Boy who goes by Spita who also had the crowd saying “WE WANT MORE, WE WANT MORE,” & whats a Hip Hop Act with out a Dj, Dj B Rite one the premier Kentucky on the 1’s & 2’s for all of the mentioned above sets.
While speaking to Nappy & company during sound check, I was asking about present projects
and everybody told me to check out Dj B Rites Speaker Juice V 3 hosted by none other than the Nappy Roots so go check that out now on http://www.cityboydj.com/