Thursday, November 17, 2016
AKTHESAVIOR | Blessings In The Grey 2 | Full Mixtape
AKTHESAVIOR, one half of the THE UNDERACHIEVERS duo, releases the second solo offering of his "Blessings In The Gray" Mixtape project with RPM MSC. "Blessings In The Gray 2" is a twelve-track contribution that serves up production from Swadbeats, Taleil Brown, ScoopOne, Nujabes, Eff Dope, YL, Roper Williams, Kendrick and Cookin' Soul. AK continues to share more about his life experiences, self-honesty and strong beliefs in his music while pushing his positive messages to motivate others in true "UA" form to his art of lyricism. AKTHESAVIOR | Blessings In The Grey 2 | Full Mixtape
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.