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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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“…a global highway for Afrik/can people…” ~ Fela Kuti via Jidenna’s Worth the Weight ft. Seun Kuti [WOKE HOP]

Afrispora™ on 02/14/2020 0 Comments • Tags: #felakuti #jidenna #musicisaweapon #seunkuti

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 … Read More

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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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2000Black = Most Me riddim I have ever heard + ~ + ~ + ~ [WOW!]

Afrispora™ on 07/25/2019 0 Comments

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 … 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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Africa [WOKE HOP]

Afrispora™ on 04/12/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #africa #reddfox #verbs

#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

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The L.A. Song [LIFE ANTHEMS]

Afrispora™ on 04/02/2019 0 Comments • Tags: #destination:crenshaw #lasong #nipseyhussle #peopleunderthestairs #restinpower

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

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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! ~ Games Begin

Afrispora™ on 05/04/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #delthafunkeehomosapien #delthefunkyhomosapien #futuredevelopment

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 … 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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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.)      

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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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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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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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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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“Everyday Sunshine” with Fishbone and Filmmakers, Lev Anderson and Chris Metzler [FINDS WHILE DIGGIN]

Afrispora™ on 09/18/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #fishbone

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

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

Afrispora™ on 07/14/2016 0 Comments • Tags: #delasoul #felakuti

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 … Read More