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What is Zap Mama doing in 2020? [SALUTE]

Afrispora™ on 11/04/2020 0 Comments • Tags: #zapmama

What is this ‘Bestowment’ for? What aim/purpose do I should I claim and pursue? FINDS WHILE DIGGIN

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Mashups of Note: ATCQ & De La Soul + AZ x Roy Ayers + 2Pac x DJ Premier + Nipsey Hussle x DJ Premier = Specialness [FINDS WHILE DIGGIN]

Afrispora™ on 03/05/2020 0 Comments • Tags: #az #royayers

  …AZ knows how to ‘ride’ a bass line and beat as if he is truly skilled in communicating via rap likes from a Hip Hop sensibility

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REMEMBER TO REMEMBER” [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 11/03/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #remembertoremember

#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

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STEADY LOUNGIN’ I + II + III = Superior Compilations by #DrDDClayborne of Afrispora [FOR HIRE]

Afrispora™ on 09/07/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #akobennetwork #djstwintables #juju #soundproviders

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.  … Read More

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Hyperspace = SPATIAL HIP HOP [WOKE HOP]

Afrispora™ on 06/21/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #spatialhiphop #wokehop

SO ON POINT! Trying to stumbled my way to Fulfilling a ‘Charge’ one of my academic~intellectual

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“Black is key” [THEME TRACK]

Afrispora™ on 05/04/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #4hero #black #dego #key

Because ‘It’ just is! So adopted now for the 3rd time as the track that reps the vibrations at ‘work’ #Afrispora

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Dr. Oop (Droop Capone) [SALUTE!]

Afrispora™ on 12/30/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #droop #droopcapone

[UPDATED: Fe. 2019] I forget that my friend in real life is a fresh ass rapper and collabed on one of my favorite Life Anthems, like really though [OLD] …Long overdue, I just had an Aha Moment as I heard this dopest….wait Dr. Oop is my folks from way back on a personal note! “…Bobby … Read More

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Higher!(WOW!)

Afrispora™ on 07/10/2018 0 Comments

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 … Read More

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LIFE ANTHEMS! ~ Breathe – Something/StellaR

Afrispora™ on 04/08/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #afrisporamindstate #flyinglotus

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

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YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ okayAfrica.com

Afrispora™ on 03/15/2018 0 Comments

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 … Read More

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LIFE ANTHEMS! ~ (How Could Anyone) Feel At Home

Afrispora™ on 03/15/2018 0 Comments

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

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FWD ~ Tech N9ne leads me to new Tupac…Asante

Afrispora™ on 03/09/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #bltnbetterlatethannever #hiphop #techn9ne #tupac

  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.)      

"Connecting Those...Connected! ~ Since 2005

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4hero pick n’ mix (STUMBLED UPONS)

Afrispora™ on 03/08/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #4hero #deejaymusic #remix

On the commute home after teaching African-American history at Santa Monica College I thought to search for my favorite duo’s music on Soundcloud and voila! Enjoy, I know I am going to fully!!!! #DrClayborneSayings #Globalspora

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Maysa Leak [SALUTE!]

Afrispora™ on 02/24/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #incognito #maysaleak #soul

What a FWD: Find While Diggin …seeing that they are from the same region, the Mid-Atlantic (Maryland and Washington, DC)…I did not see this coming…or I saw a glimpse pre-Stroke? Either way, so feeling this track… Enjoy my folks, Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne (afrispora@gmail.com)

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SALUTE! ~ Mndsgn

Afrispora™ on 12/02/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #boilerroom #knxwledge #mndsgn

Overdue!  I was an instant fan, so not the first post. Hate that I was rehabbing from Spring 2014 thrugh Winter 2015, literally right as a number of my favorite artists, some of whom aremusical artists that across the board are Dope, but the Ras G + Mndgn gigs had to be interstellar. Now it … Read More

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Afrorithms = Universe + Black + Golden + Giving x Algorithms + Rhythms [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 11/19/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #drddclaybotne #4hero #afrispora #afrorithms #black #drdontraneilclayborne #goldsun #golden #rhythms #universe

‘Afrorithms’ – Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne just came to kNew ‘thoughts’ listening to yet again, 4hero … IJS —I have their vibrations via music ‘guiding’ me in my travels and grad-schooling until today. https://afrispora.com/2019/08/13/bob-mcadoo-lesser-known-beast-black-star-sports/ #BlackStarSports #Afrispora Music Therapy is real! #Afrispora #YeTumiAcademy  #DrClayborneSayings You know: ‘Afrik/can’ + Algorithms(4hero) + ? = Afrorithms #DrClayborneSayings “Africa Channel” presentation … Read More

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Verbal Anime by Herbaliser f Rakaa Iriscience [FWD]

Afrispora™ on 11/06/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #britishhiphop #findswhiledigginfwd #gamergurus #herbaliser #rakaa #rakaairiscienceanime

Super dopeness! FWD’sFWD’s( Finds While Diggin) tend to be impeccable moments when I stumbled upon epic art because I am flowing with the right vibes of my ‘mindspace’ at that moment of ‘discovery’ and this is surely the case this another installment from the Mar Vista Gardens (projects) z proof that “You are where you … Read More

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Linafornia #2 [SALUTE]

Afrispora™ on 07/18/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #leimertparkartwalk #linafornia

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

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YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ Oddisee – Our People Are Trapped In A System That Is Designed To Make Us Fail (247HH)

Afrispora™ on 01/07/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #dmv #maryland #oddisee #washingtondc

A great thinker who happens to be a great musical artist ( lyricist and producer) I knew he has long been my favorite MC for years. Rigtheous thoughts good sir, respect Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne

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AFRISPORA TV (BETA) via Youtube

Afrispora™ on 01/05/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #africa #arts #favorite #music

Happy to say the interest is HIGH amongst my Santa Monica College and L.A. Southwest students in bringing this into FULL existence in 2018… stay connected, enjoy the Beta version and give feedback good folks https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLnKbEZAr8TUK9bYLQl-s1dOoTP903TJJl