Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Oswin Benjamin | "Off Top" Freestyle | Top Shelf Premium
Oswin Benjamin came through the shop and blessed us with bars for "OFF TOP," our brand new series of exclusive freestyles shot on VHS. http://www.topshelfpremium.com | Filmed at 85 Stanton St , New York, NY Audio Produced by DJ J Hart (http://www.iamjhart.com) Directed/Filmed by Joshua Scott (http://www.joshuascottphoto.com) Edited by Ayyyyyyyj (https://instagram.com/ayyyyyyyj/) Instrumental: Diplomats | I'm Ready (produced by Heatmakerz) FOLLOW TOP SHELF PREMIUM On Instagram https://instagram.com/topshelfpremium On Facebook https://www.facebook.com/topshelfpremium On Twitter https://twitter.com/topshelfpremium On Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/top-shelf-premium
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.