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WELL DONE! ~ Boblo Boat to Boblo Island by Royce Da 5’9″ & J. Cole [AFRISPORA ACADEMY]

Afrispora™ on 05/12/2018 1 Comment • Tags: #bobloboat #bobloisland #canada #jcole #royceda59 #undergroundrailroad

Love all I can perceive about this track! WELL DONE FELLAS!  #BrilliantBrothas #SmartSistas #Afrispora #BobloBoat #BobloIsland #JCole #RoyceDa59 Dr. D.D. Clayborne aka Don Dada aka Kwame Tumi #AcademicFreestyle #AfrisporaAcademy This blog is a great example of the multifaceted and multidimensional the interconnectedness and interactivity of various endeavors in life that emerge and are identifiable as … Read More

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Del The Funky (eFunkee) Homosapien [SALUTE!]

Afrispora™ on 05/04/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #criticalhiphop #delthafunkeehomosapien #hiphop #lifeanthems #salonculture #salute #socialculture #unitedstates #wokehop #yetumiacademy

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…”

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Cyberarchiving since 2005 via Afrispora

Afrispora™ on 04/22/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #cybercapital #drclaybornesayings

Here is a TOO LONG A COMPILATION COMPILATION..of Inspirational stuff…Restaurant Chillouts, +park gatherings, bonfires, meetups at FREE musical events… Trying my best to have a calendar up by June, if possible sooner…in the meantime enjoy FIVE COMMON ARCHIVING MISTAKES

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

Afrispora™ on 04/10/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #africa #blackpanther #director

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 … 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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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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YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ “China – world power again”

Afrispora™ on 03/11/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #china #empire #neocolonialism #unitedstates

See something just came of falling asleep while listening to news including the disturbing occurrences…you then wake up to what looks to be a credible documentary and Chinese folks accurately stating how American approaches to empire are way different than those of the government in China. Dr. Clayborne “Spreading the Three Es: Enlightenment, Empowerment and … 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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YE TUMI ACADEMY ~ Newly Discovered 1964 MLK Speech

Afrispora™ on 01/15/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #democracynow #london #martinlutherkingjr #newspeech

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

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SA-RA + TALIB KWELI + E. BADU [SALUTE!]

Afrispora™ on 01/04/2018 0 Comments • Tags: #afrispora #afrorithms #losangeles #sara #saracreativepartners #salute #watts

Finally feeling vibey again after some life changes..why are folks ‘Extra’ when one has ‘life challenges’…Acceptable yet often though not always unwarranted and typically unnecessary… Such is life, give thanks for great like Sa-Ra to ‘revigorate’ my ‘cool’ …”…sticky situations..can I licky…Rosebuds” https://youtu.be/JpBvgK-2NtYYup overdue on the ‘new’ Afrispora.com … gradual getting some ESSENTIAL artistic vibes … 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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GRIOTOCRACY ~ TREVOR NOAH = Town-cryer

Afrispora™ on 11/24/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #griots #jesters #trump

My ‘favorite’ but really I love all of the modern-day jester-satirists known in this age as ‘comedians’ yet as the this program shows. Thank you Mr. Noah for being so Spot on! as Anglophile Soccer folks are prone to saying,, ha #Afrispora #GlobalGriots #BrilliantBrothers #YeTumiAcademy Appreciate you!

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LIFE ANTHEMS ~ – “Somebody Else”

Afrispora™ on 11/19/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #africanhistory #afrispora #drclayborne #northhollywood #presentation #theafricachannel

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 … 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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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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WELP! ~ Why you must learn for YOURself? (Salute! Mr. Maher)

Afrispora™ on 04/28/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #billmaher #conman #potus

WELP! ~ Why you must learn for YOURself? (Salute! Mr. Maher) ANY THOUGHTS? HEAR->PROCESS->RESEARCH/FACT CHECK for yourSELF! Dr. Clayborne P.S. Enjoy more on this topic at Uproxx [We have NO relationship with this site, just heard of it moments ago!] HOW THOUGH?

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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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SALUTE! ~ Yohance (Merc 80) of Merc80.com

Afrispora™ on 02/11/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #merc80 #merc80com #noladarling #thejam #yohanceserrant

Merc80 – The Jam – Episode 2 feat. Nola Darling The Story Behind the Story Teller. Source: The Jam – Episode 2 feat. Nola Darling – Merc80.com Throwback heat Continued success my folks, Dr. Clayborne Sisses y’all Got Flows…life happened 2014-now so I missed this one.  Nice vibes and FLOWS I hear you, wow. Love … Read More

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Apollo Brown & Ras Kass [SALUTE!]

Afrispora™ on 02/04/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #apollobrown #god #rasskass

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!

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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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“Yeah Bruin!” – The Emergence of Norman Powell [BLACK STAR SPORTS]

Afrispora™ on 01/25/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #basketball

I know, I know It’s only pre-season, D and that is real true but I don’t need much of a reason to ‘Talk Bruin’ Way to Hoop, Mr. Powell NoPo in action! on NBA.com! 2017 2016   Dr. Dontraneil Clayborne, Doctorate in Urban Planning (Class of 2012)   TIME FOR AN UPDATE!!! — THE OTHER … Read More

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

Afrispora™ on 01/24/2017 0 Comments • Tags: #blackwatch #hiphop #music #xclan

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 … Read More

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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