“…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

Liverpool FC (= LeBron’s squad) players +++ react to FIFA rating [BLACK STAR SPORTS]

= Heck! You are a good player(better than most) just to be in a game! [GAMER GURUS] + BLACK STAR SPORTS I enjoyed this. Appreciate the content, let me know via a comment. If you do not ask you are likely for various reasons not to receive what has been requested. #DrDDClayborne Reward below for

Bol Bol!!! >[BLACK STAR SPORTS]

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

Dr. Sebi on The Rock Newman Show [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

Primary sources are ESSENTIAL in establishing the validity of that whivh follows. I myself was enthused to find this video of the man speaking himself. I’ve to give right Newman props for having a consistently impressive guest list at my beloved how are University appropriately so. Let me watch again now that little distance has

Africa [WOKE HOP]

#WokeHop Respect fellas and sis #PanAfricanism #PanAfricanism Today A quick blog Salute to Ermias Asghedom netter known as Nipsey Hussle Wait for it…dopeness eith Africanized aspects in mind…not need to rush nada….bruh’s legacy lives. Respect to tbe family! Deepest condolences, Dr. Clayborne

Griot-Jester Lounge ~ 2018

Jesters (comedic entertainers) are the Griots of the present + Who knew? http://www.thejesterlounge.com/About.html From DaveTrevor to Seth to Steven to Jimmy +++ Well done fellas, keep it up We need you all and much much much more! Dr. Clayborne

SALUTE! ~ Black Panther’s director: ‘Brotha Kofi’ Ryan Coogler

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

LIFE ANTHEMS ~ – “Somebody Else”

This has been MY CUT….seems to be playing during some pivotal moments over the years…the artistic notations suggest to me that I SHOULD STAY WHO I AM yet evolve. Agreed though it is interesting. #DrClayborneSayings #Afrispora A recent PIVOTAL moment was giving a 1 hour “Brief African History Overview” to the production staff at the

Respect to Craig Hodges [BLACK STAR SPORTS]

This interview was taped  25 Years after being banned from the NBA. I have vivid memories of this dishonorable episode of mistreatment by his organization and the NBA. In these times, you see any connections? Give thanks… Dr. Clayborne A quick Google search Keep Marching – SLAM Magazine

YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ X-Clan (with omitted video intro)

Hmmm never saw the beginning of this classic video, clearly it must have been edited out’ and I see why.  I would think based on national history that white supremacist hate to feel powerless in the face of ‘Black’ resistance via art and however else.. It’s deep that WE have watched an edited video and

SALUTE! ~ Oddisee -yep again

I will be feeling and reposting dope materials and improving  My tags this Fall…. I just have a lot of content to connect to those connected … ‘mad’ professor-style Voila!  the dopeness that is Okayplayer — posted about the track and even made it DOWNLOADABLE – CLICK HERE FOR DIRECT LINK — THANK ME IN THE CMMENTS

YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ AFRICA: The Bible & The Gun (Episode 5)

Video write ups on documentaries that are assigned as Homework, no longer simply Optional aasignments that 2-5% of the class would submit for Extra credit.  SMH “You must learn.” – as KRS-One put it.  Written & Presented by Basil Davidson , Executive Producer

STUMBLE UPONS ~ Fela Kuti Vs. De La Soul – Fela Soul (2011)

I believe I heardthis track out right or maybe even a track off of this on a ‘mashup’, which emcompassed a lot of similar views and music culture sensibilities. Well, whatever happened exactly pre-Stroke?, I am so happy for this musical gem that was gifted somehow to me on a fitting day. Respect and happy

SALUTE! ~ Dego mix on Gilles Peterson Worldwide

~Yes, I am a South-Central Los Angeles native that is a Anglophile musically at least….Thanks to my ear since a young person listening to the David Bowie my Mama was playing to watching the Eurythmics, Duran Duran, Boy George and such on MTV to chilling to Spandeau Ballet as my spun the record while we

LIFE ANTHEMS ~ De La Soul- Patti Dooke featuring Guru of Gang Starr

~ I KNEW I WAS THE FRESHEST GUY at the University of Ghana (1993-4) will I got my brother Leon (formerly Brother Dvooa to mail me De La Soul’s Buhloone Mindstate and A Tribe Called Quest’s Beats, Rhymes and Life while I studied abroad for 8 months from August 1993-February 1994. Hell I was the

Africa Fashion Guide – (Music Mix By Blackmale Beats) [STUMBLED UPONS]

https://soundcloud.com/blackmale-beats/africa-fashion-guide-music-mix   Some of the stuff I like to call “Stumbled Upon” forms of artistic expression throughout the years has been STUPENDOUSLY ‘STUPID … here is another example… ENJOY P.S. I mean just last week it hit me that I NEED the instrumental version of A Tribe Called Quest’s 1st album which changed my life

Direct Involvement Movement ~ “The African Americans” as used in HIST 16 at Santa Monica College (Spring 2016)

” Hello all, I am requiring you all to view these documentary episodes in order to help you retain the course information and I KNOW THIS MULTIFACETED APPROACH TO HISTORICAL ANALYSIS WORKS! Documentary Preparation for the Mid-Term – Quiz on The African Americans: Many Rivers To Cross Part 1 and 2 pOSTSCRIPT (P.S.) This past Fall

“12 Great Black Women You Should Know” [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

“12 Great African Women In History You Should-Know” Ahmose-Neferari AHMOSE-NEFERTARI “Queen Ahmose-Nefertari (circa 1570-1530 B.C.) was an active participant, along with her husband King Ahmose, in the final defeat and ejection from Africa of the hated Hyksos invaders and occupiers. As such, she was regarded as a national hero and one of the outstanding figures

“Coz Ov Money” starring Wanlov and his folks in Ghana, West Africa [MOVIESPORA]

  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