Thursday, January 14, 2016
Mick Jenkins | Art And Music Programs Have A Lasting Impact On Our Youth | 247HH Exclusive
Official 247HH exclusive interview with Chicago based Hip Hop artist Mick Jenkins, where you’ll hear about how schools cutting Art and Music programs can and will affects kids future. Check out the teachers and influencers that helped him get to where he is today in this #247HHEXCL Subscribe for more 247HH: http://bit.ly/1FwImq6 Support 247HH On: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/247HHC... Twitter: https://twitter.com/247hh Instagram: https://instagram.com/247hh/ Website: http://www.247hh.com/
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.