Caught a bit of Hopsin’s live IG session then was inspired to dig! Glad I did and knew I was a recent fan of sorts in my mind this thus the tune in on IG but the track above is dope and so familiar of how I process the matters he raps about so well…Much
“…a global highway for Afrik/can people…” ~ Fela Kuti via Jidenna’s Worth the Weight ft. Seun Kuti [WOKE HOP]
https://youtu.be/DdeKOG22gNU?list=PLnKbEZAr8TUK9bYLQl-s1dOoTP903TJJl Jidenna – Worth the Weight ft. Seun Kuti Afrispora has been [rimarily one human’s ‘tool’/vehicle’ to consistently in inFORMal + FORMal ways SUPPORT +SUPPPLEMENT socio-cultural + sociopolitical happenings in typically progressive + pan-Afrik/can ways… #DrClayborneSayings TITLE: “…a global highway for Afrik/can people…” ~ Fela Kuti via Jidenna’s Worth the Weight ft. Seun Kuti
OFFICIAL ‘Ye Tumi Academy’ THEME SONG ~ “Remember to Remember” Rick Holmes f Roy Ayers ~ Thus the theme song of Academic Freestyle (a Ye Tumi Academy endeavor/product) #DrDDClayborne #Afrispora
#DrDDClayborne at the University of Ghana in 1993 during my junior year of college as a UC San Diego as a UC exchange student
“Demonstrated Knowledge!” ~ Afrispora ~ “Connecting Those Connected” since 2005 via Afrispora
As has become usual, I have Stumbled Upon quite A LOT of specialness while lounging + diggin’ Tres Nutella 🙂 Enjoy and give feedback
STEADY LOUNGIN’ I ~ DJs Twin Tables = Jeanette + Tanya STEADY LOUNGIN’ II ~ DJs Twin Tables = Tanya+ Jeanette STEADY LOUNGIN III ~ Rebirth of Don Dada aka Kwame Tumi = Dr. Dontraneil D. Clayborne + DJs Twin Tables’ Google Podcast Much love and respect to these cool sistahs who are dope DJs.
WOW! = I love life! Never heard this until this moment and I AM SO… = No words, just listen and Feel It, the warmth of that organ, slick snares and vibey drum bottom + the ‘key’s of life’! Life Vibe / Life Anthem – I MUST PLAY THIS FOR THE PEOPLE A DANCE IS
He is about to be unleashed. I LOVE SIMMING NBA 2K games going on over a decade now. From NCAA to NBA to the FIBA squads created by folks in past PS4 version of NBA 2K basketball video games. So currently simming 2K19 with created rookies since the draft + G-Leaguers on the Summer League
Two bruhs at the helm! Ok ok, hmm…Respect!
Yoooooo……did not start this post as a Nipsey Hussle salute and Rest In Power mention YET how could it not be as I am posting a long-term favorite by People of the Stairs,” The L.A. Song” + = Woke Hop
Straight KNOWledge. Medaase Sis!
I did already and continue to rethink and add to what I have lEARNed…Knowledge is around, just make it so that the pursuit of ‘knowledge reigns supreme’ in your life. + …this formerly homeless bruh is Still spreading “The /three Es” in his particular way… Yes, misplaced love can get you!
Public Enemy = “…Psychological Discomfort…” (Sistah Souljah) for the majority ethnic group in this united nation of nations [YE TUMI ACADEMY]
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My kind of holiday spirit + Hip Hop… Stumbled Upons be the best! Right on Doom my MF, my bruh Hip hop virtuoso. Medaase folks, emjoy and share and Stay Connected! Dr. Clayborne
#YETUMIACADEMY #AFRISPORA Fascism expert explains how Trump’s angry rambling is destroying the truth and replacing it with myth HAD TO QUOTE FULLY ” Fascism expert explains how Trump’s angry rambling is destroying the truth and replacing it with myth CHAUNCEY DEVEGA, SALON – COMMENTARY 11 DEC 2018 AT 09:26 ET FlipboardFacebookTwitterLinkedInMore1 President Donald Trump speaks to
Shit knocks especially the ending with Syd vocalizing…. THIS ALBUM IS ONE OF THE BEST I HAVE HEARD IN A LONG TIME. Way overdue https://soundcloud.com/eddyzags/mac-miller-objects-in-the
[SEEING HIM ON VIDEO AS A KID IS TRES SPECIAL!]Upset about needing to show proper respects in Reblogging for the wrong reason. Props since you popped on the tellie with my folks, Anderson .Paak…But when I heard/saw him flowing the “Hip 2 Da Game” track by Lord Finesse, I knew he was official hip hop
INFORMary = Where from am I INFORMed? Identified on this day, in order to better equip me by clearing Connecting key INFORMants that I STRONGly recommend to others to be used to aid others in achieving one or all of the “Three Es = Enlightenment, Empowerment & Enjoyment” #DrClayborneSayings #AfrisporaMindstate Jeremy Scahill from Democracy Now!
So COMPLETE a work of Art as Informative JUST YESTERDAY I gave an 8 minute teaching demonstration that included my breakdown of the rise of Mass Culture as a key root of good and bad cultural developments in the 1920s Directly in reference to the inspiring lyrical content. Bravo, more please! Got some diggin’ to
Combining terms… to help pinpoint a description (which is fitting in this current domestic socio-political era) “The fasces was carried by the lictors, or attendants, and was characterized by an ax head projecting from a bundle of elm or birch rods about 5 feet (1.5 metres) long and tied together with a red strap; it symbolized
Love all I can perceive about this track! WELL DONE FELLAS! #BrilliantBrothas #SmartSistas #Afrispora #BobloBoat #BobloIsland #JCole #RoyceDa59 Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne aka Don Dada aka Kwame Tumi
FREE MUMIA!!!yes iam with you Chuck D, Meek Mill should say Free Mumia! make it viral! FREE MUMIA!!! PUT IT IN THE ‘ETHER’ MEEK MILL, Respect either way. Continued success all the way around. …yes Meek Mill is free on the update!
I love my friends! One of my MOSST MEANINGFUL favorite Life Anthems. Since, BUT Only for, this Post-Stroke Rehab period, AFRISPORA has turned into only a blog/vlog. Appreciate my real world and online folks that have ‘Held Me Down’ as I probably me first heard Q-Tip say in a verse. It radiated a MEANING then
Who else is a Del, for that matter Hip hop Eliteness ~ Hieroglyphics and Souls of Mischief head? Some choice music here…. “Hip hop Eliteness” #DrClayborneSayings One of the best to have done it! “…the slaves that are our ancestors…”
Connecting Those Connected!
Kofi is Ryan Coogler’s Akan Day Name. Like mine is Kwame (Saturday born), Kofi indicates that he was born on a Friday in 1986 in his case. Each day carries a variety of attributable spiritual (thus behavioral) traits. He is symbolically my/our folks now, so he gets a nickname as a term of endearment. Asante
The dopeness I feel listening to this, I have to share…how do it hit you Makes me wanna Freestyle dance EVERY TIME … become “Funky Pretzel”, my dancer name I just made up, ha All the best, Dr. Clayborne
and Okayplayer.com from jump. Hope all is well. Sonic heat thus far 1 track in an blogging. Yup, returning to that mid-2000s get down. Collectively humanity Makes Progress #DrClayborneSayings #Afrispora http://www.okayafrica.com/african-music-songs-spoko-muthoni-tiwa/ All the best, Dr. Clayborne P.S. not that I have to tell you all but will, enjoy the vibes and please spread yours back
Yeah Mike, appreciate you! Onward bredren…multiversal! #DrClayborneSayings #Afrispora # https://www.mellomusicgroup.com/collections/cassettes/products/open-mike-eagle-brick-body-kids-still-daydream-cassette?variant=2681464356894 “…ain’t never been to this planet.” LIFE ANTHEMS! ~ (How Could Anyone) Feel At Home Yup off with you cretins, I knew what Michael meant but had to look up the spellings https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cretin
#GamerGuru #Afrispora DID NOT SEE THIS BLOG COMING BUT THIS IS NOT ‘NORMAL’ NOR RATIONAL TIMES. So it get that this is some sort of current era that is a new ‘Gilded Age’ + Pre-Depression + [Artificial yet Real Exploitation of all one deems themselves able to succeed in doing.] …yup I played Paperboy in
It’s ‘New” if you never ‘experienced it’ — hell and more evidence of QD3’s key role in the music ‘game’ from Sweden to the U.S. and beyond QD3 (Quincy Jones, Jr.)
Yup, ALL FOR IT! #Afrispora #YeTumiAcademy #Afrofuturism
It was nice to get out for Throwback Tuesday at The Room in Hollywood and inspiring to see a brother there in person pulling folks into his establishment. Definitelyan https://m.yelp.com/biz/taste-of-the-caribbean-la-los-angeles-4
IWOW what a find today…the joint “Ocean Breeze” even brought forth tears as I am dealing with some MAJOR life challenges that have me “off my square” as I have heard said but it was therapeutic to be thankful to be reflective and self-care via music as I have subconsciously and consciously been doing ALL
Giving due honor and reflectiveness to my life and our lives… …his words TOO OFTEN seems to fit KWAME NKRUMAH & MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. ETERNAL RESPECT! Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne
Righteous Mike, Appreciate you…from the 4Real H.O.P. Institute to present. Cool, did not know, now I do. Glad I found these… #4RealHOP #Afrispora All the best old friend, Dr. Clayborne Another dope blog on my brother. !!!, Dr. Clayborne Santa Monica College + Los Angeles Southwest College + Afrispora.com + Youtube.com/Afrispora +instagram/Afrispora + Afrispora.bandcamp.com +
Not much to say, feeling these two! A Living Legend of Hip Hop no doubt
This beat is STUPID DOPE! Great shot, I see the African print and Henna, spiritually stylish my dear. Dope. Long time and the best Like I said Did not even know a website existed since I only searched to have a pic for the blog. UPDATE 1/16/19 keep rockin’ sis! Much love, Don Dada
Righteous fellas, A straight boogie joint, thanks! from Don Dada + UPDATE see Anderson .Paak tag IT LEADS TO EPICNESS trust me on this. Please give me Jay-Z like credit and backup/support “…I reiterate…way too complacent in My Ways too often…tranquil…” = Unique Dopeness #DrClayborneSayings
As a resident of his hometown, Carson [then resident] I gotta show respect to Ras Kass and Apollo Brown…Soul on Ice is a must listen – Hip Hop classic!
“Everyday Sunshine” with Fishbone and Filmmakers, Lev Anderson and Chris Metzler [FINDS WHILE DIGGIN]
From my college days at UC San Diego… good times! A blend of funk, ska, reggae, hip hop and more, Fishbone is dope A good watch “Preserving ‘Cultural capital’ of note in order to better inform myself and others.” – Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne
More info to come. was the presenter for a viewing of this film at Cal State, Los Angeles since I am friends with Dr. Msia Clark, who at the time was a prof professor of African hip hop among other topics there.She is now at Howard University. It was honored and proud to have