Sunday, December 4, 2016
Monte Booker & Naji | Mona Lisa
This has been a very interesting and strange year for us as a whole. Full of ups and downs, to dealing with mona lisa smiles, to learning how this industry works, it's all a learning experience. We’re not here for the industry stuff, we’re here for the music. We appreciate everyone of our supporters and we thank you for riding with us. We’re getting back to how we started and how we will be moving forward, mad music. To kick off the new era of Soulection we’re happy to share a story by Monte Booker and Naji. This is just a glimpse of what these two and the entire Soulection Family has in store for 2017. Enjoy the vibes - Soulection Download: soulection.com/monalisa Artwork: instagram.com/KylebyKyle Credits: Mixed & Mastered by Classick Studios Check out more singles here: soulection.com/singles For more info go to soulection.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.