This is what I want to hear more from the rapper my brother Jargon. Music Tuesdays! Its the Lupe Fiasco Cover, Life Goes On from JARGON (Japan Tribute)
A charismatic artist straight out of Chicago, Illinois, Jargon is an incredible talent known for his comedic punch-lines, addicting rhymes , witty freestyles, and dynamic stage presence. He has made a name for himself & created a following in not only in his hometown, but throughout the country , lighting up each and every stage that he performs on with amazing energy and swagger.
Since his run for stardom began, in 2001 this artist has been an opening act for some of hip hop's hottest talent. which includes; The Nappy Roots, Jin, Twista, Lupe Fiasco, Miri Ben Ari, The Shop Boyz, Sean Kingston, Yung Berg, Southstar, Bump J, and Joe Budden.
Side Note: His son Jaiden's first video appearance on this video. Motiv6 4th Jargon video classic.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Jargon - Life Goes On (Lupe Cover - Show Goes On) Japan Tribute
Shon Roka (pronounced Shaun Roca) the DJ also known as Shaun Ortega was born on the west-side of Chicago. He started gaining fame as a bboy in 1991 and later became a member of a well known crew called the BRICKHEADZ. He would perform for such artist and events such as The Roots, KRS One, Immortal Technique, Dougie Fresh, Common, Rhymefest, Cypress Hill, Pharoah Monch, Nas, Diddy, Mariah Carey, Taste of Chicago, Lollapolooza, Looptopia, B96 Summer Bash just to name a few. The BRICKHEADZ also won many breakin' competition nationally and internationally. While Shon Roka was being active as a bboy he was working on his craft of being a DJ. DJing for w/ Nike, Jordan, Under Armour, Adidas, Vans, Uprise (Chicago) Skateshop for numerous in-stores, sporting events, galleries and corporate outings. Also Shon Roka is a resident DJ post Covid in Chicago at McGee's, Tantrum, Imbibe and Harbee's. While being a DJ, he has been teaching music production and the Art of Skateboarding through Maggie Daley's After School Matters. Also known as Gallery 37. For more information contact via email.