Hip Hop

AB The Pro

One Of DMV's top producers/composers "AB The Pro" is an accomplished music producer, rapper and singer hailing from the Southeast section of Washington, DC who graduated from Ballou Senior High School class of 2006. In 2003, through the efforts of a close friend, AB was lucky enough to watch Kanye West laying tracks at Sony Studios in New York City. This encounter inspired him to step up his game in pursuing his dream of also becoming a producer. AB quickly began working with aspiring artists that had talent and the drive to succeed, and from there his hard work began paying off. AB has worked...

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Konshens the MC

Born Tarik Davis, a talented writer and musician, was born and raised in Northwest Washington, DC. At an early age, he exhibited his musical potential as a vocalist and musician. As a precocious toddler, he was a guest performer with his uncle's " 2nd Amendment” and by 4, he was attending The Institute for the Gifted and Talented and focusing on the piano and later clarinet. As a young child, he began writing poetry and continued to play music wherever there was an audience, usually at church, school, or family gatherings. His creativity developed and his artistic abilities broadened over...

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Guerilla Arts Afterschool Program – Jobs Available NOW!!!

WE NEED YOUR HELP!!  ARTISTS!  PROFESSIONALS!  YOUTH ADVOCATES!  CONCERNED CITIZENS! We are hiring tutors, arts instructor and administrative positions for now, so PLEASE EMAIL ASHERU@WETHEWILLING.ORG TODAY!!! Through a 21st Century Learning Communities grant, Guerilla Arts is pairing up wth Howard University's Center for Urban Progress (CUP) and Neighborhood Networks to provide afterschool academic and arts enrichment to the surrounding Garfield Terrace and Park Morton Housing Developments. As a result, the Guerilla Arts Afterschool Program (GAP) will provide authentic, arts-based exposure...

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Recent Press on H.E.L.P.

Over the last few months, I have been able to get some local media coverage around H.E.L.P. in the classroom: The first was this article, written by Marcus Moore for the Montgomery County (MD) Gazette. The article follows a teacher by the name of Helen Dana, who is using H.E.L.P. in her classes at Quince Orchard High School. Helen is an inspiration for other teachers who are looking for new and innovative ways to make the content connect with their students everyday lives. The next big look we got was on local News Channel 8 and NBC affiliate News Channel 4. Here are the videos: (Notice...

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