Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Barack Obama & Kanye West | A Look At Their Public Relationship
This is dope to think about. For the past 8 years, Hip Hop has been welcome in the White House. President Barack Obama embraced the culture throughout his time in office—fist bumping, dusting off his shoulders on the campaign trail, shaking hands with Kendrick Lamar in the Oval Office. These are historical firsts. What’s also interesting is watching the public relationship between Obama and Kanye West. Let’s break it down... Join the discussion on all socials #DXBreakdown Produced, Written & Hosted by: Justin Hunte (@TheCompanyMan) Produced, Shot & Edited By: James Kreisberg (@Ex_James) Follow on all socials #DXBREAKDOWN Subscribe to HipHopDX on Youtube: http://bit.ly/dxsubscribe Check out more of DX here: http://www.hiphopdx.com https://twitter.com/hiphopdx https://www.facebook.com/hiphopdx http://instagram.com/hiphopdx
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.