#Cyberchiving, #OnlineArchiving, A Tribe Called Quest), AAA - Triple 'A' Approach, Academic Freestyle, Critical Thoughts, Future Hop, FWD: FINDS WHILE DIGGIN', Hip (H)opinion, hip hop, INFORMary, Life Anthems, News, Oakland, Salon Culture, Throwback, Vibe Out, Woke Hop, Ye Tumi Academy

Super Legal (Del the Funky Homosapien & Lady Mecca) – Trap Door / Cops and Robbers [FINDS WHILE DIGGIN]

Afrispora™ on 08/21/2020 0 Comments • Tags: #drddclayborne #thetripleaapproach #4realhop #academicfreestyle #delthafunkeehomosapien #delthefunkyhomosapien #digableplaners #findswhiledigginfwd #hieroglyphics

Yep Del like that no Doubt. I promise you FWDs be the most monumental of finds…oh so special to me and now some of you all.  You make any special finds lately, heck or long ago who mind hippin me too? #Afrispora #WokeHop #4RealHOPInstitute #DrDDClayborne

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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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Talk Some Sh!t ? (GoYama x Elaquent)[STUMBLED UPONS]

Afrispora™ on 11/01/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #canada #elaquent

As has become usual, I have Stumbled Upon quite A LOT of specialness while lounging + diggin’ Tres Nutella 🙂 Enjoy and give feedback

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Better Than This – Dego & Kaidi Tatham + Omar Lye Fook + 2000Black +++ [LIFE ANTHEMS]

Afrispora™ on 10/25/2019 0 Comments

Picture of Dontraneil Clayborne at age 20 at the University of Ghana, Legon in 1993…pre-Internet 😒😆🤷‍♂️😜😜✌👌🤔❤ Me pe Ghana na Ghanafo…the UC San Diego alumnus in the Gap outfit and black suede Vans chukka boots, that mildewed in the humidity of Accra, Ghana..a lot of leg though ha. FOR ME THESE TRACKS ARE TRANCE-INDUCING…YOU LIKE? … Read More

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“Ghettos of the Mind”[LIFE ANTHEMS]

Afrispora™ on 09/29/2019 0 Comments

…teaching “History of the Americas” at L.A. Southwest College this Fall has t lead me to complete some critical thoughts…not limited to the limitations of my mind.   Genetic proof that folks from the Catalina Islands made their way by boat to inhabit Central America and South America. #DrDDClayborne

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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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From The New Negro Movement to ‘The New Negroes’ starring Open Mike Eagle & Baron Vaughn, simply brilliant! [ACADEMIC FREESTYLE]

Afrispora™ on 04/24/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #alainlocke #baronvaughn #comedy #getdowncollective #harlemrenaissance #hiphop #newnegro #openmikeeagle #thenewnegroes

From The New Negro to The New Negroes ~ Alain Locke to MLK, Jr. to Michael Eagle + Baron Vaughn

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Anderson .Paak (2016-2019) In case you missed these Historically Epic live performances +++ [REPOSTS]

Afrispora™ on 03/22/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #aftermathmusic #compton #oxnard #ventura

UPDATE OF MY FOLKS SHOWS! Feck at the time of posting I need to catch up on 1 1/2 concerts…join me in enjoying my bruh’s dope sounds. Righteous Breezy, well done fellas respect to Jose Rios + Ron Avant + other Fellas So proud of bruh, quite inspiring https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVMSK1i_uksa4FrXZZqGYvw

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WELL DONE BRUH: Pat Mahomes II = Pre-Super Bowl champion QB [BLACK STAR SPORTS]

Afrispora™ on 11/05/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #athletics #patmahomesii

UPDATE!!! – SUPER BOWL CHAMP ALREADY THOUGH = AMAZINGLY GREAT FROM THE START!!! All this Kaepernick wackness has caused my viewership and thus the analysis of the NFL to be off QUITE a bit.  The full proof is that I am just now blogging about Pat Mahomes being a Bruh! I remember hearing and seeing … Read More

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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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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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LIVE INSPIRED! ~ Blu Matic Beats

Afrispora™ on 01/27/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #andersonpaak #blumatic #blumaticbeats #frankocean #kendricklamar #typebeats

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 … Read More

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FWD ~ Stay Inside with Earl Sweatshirt & Knxwledge

Afrispora™ on 12/02/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #earlsweatshirt #knxwledge #radioshow #stayinside

What what so much more Afrispora-type content exists since 2014 when we had or 3rd artist showcase “Future Endeavors” at Kaos Networks on February 28, 2014 and the three week period following before I had an Endocarditis-related stroke Nutty how life works…vibe out and “Stay Connected!”

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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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SALUTE! ~ Talib Kweli

Afrispora™ on 11/19/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #laurynhill #salute #talibkweli #tribute

Paused this post MONTHS AGO…now this banger with my folks Anderson .Paak, cool Well no time like now… Respect, fan since Black Star and it was fresh seeing you deejay an after hours over on Washington in L.A. Great vibes my brother. Salute, Dr. Clayborne Thank you for your service in the all to real … 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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Nasheed x Sa Neter [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 09/03/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #nasheed #saneter #unity

Brotha Tariq Nasheed Interviewed by Sa Neter left some nuggets and identified so ‘boulders’ to crushed and moved out the way. Where here is #2 … peep the title for #3 though, yup on target. Respect all around, Dr. Clayborne

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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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Dapper by Domo Genesis f. Anderson .Paak +++ [LIFE ANTHEMS]

Afrispora™ on 03/18/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #andersonpaak #domogenesis #losangeles #rollerskate #straightboogie #wokehop

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

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Jeremy Scahill on DN! [YE TUMI ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 01/27/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #democracynow #jeremyscahillinformary

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FWD ~ Nardwuar vs. Chance The Rapper

Afrispora™ on 01/06/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #chancetherapper #chicago #music #nuardwuar

If you are not up on Nardwuar,I will tell you laughs are in-store.  I want to know “Who the hell is Nardwuar? lol but yea?  There must be stuff on Youtube?I must lookit up. In the mean time, so ‘insight’ into ‘Chance The Rapper’ Check the catalog folks, I am only 7 or so in, … Read More

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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

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A Rewarding Read To Start This Father’s Day Off! – Respect Big Papi (David Ortiz) [BLACK STAR SPORTS]

Afrispora™ on 06/19/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #baseball #dominican #salonculture #socialculture

Again! A Rewarding Read To Start This Father’s (or is it?, Papi’s) Day Off! EVERYDAY IS FATHER’S AND MOTHER’S DAY!!! Just quickly connecting a few nuggets and gems I come across of importance in an Afrispora way (Africa + Diaspora= Afrispora) This excerpt is a quote from an interview of which does a range of … Read More