Playing tracks by
J.PERIOD, DJ Jazzy Jeff, J.PERIOD, Daniel Crawford & Stro Elliot, The PLAYlist and Tall Black Guy.
This show was 1st in the global soulful chart, 5th in the global hip-hop/rap chart, 6th in the global soul chart, 10th in the global r'n'b chart and 22nd in the global hip hop chart.
Co-Executive Produced by J.PERIOD, Young Guru, DJ Jazzy Jeff and DJ Khalil, The RISE UP Project reaffirms Hip Hop's place - for a new generation - as the soundtrack for social change, with 10 new songs that speak with renewed urgency to the fight for justice and equality in our nation. The collaborative album features: Grammy-winning artists Andra Day, Black Thought (The Roots), Aloe Blacc, Joss Stone, Pharoahe Monch, Posdnuos (De La Soul), Rhymefest, Dead Prez and Maimouna Youssef; leading activist Jesse Williams; and production from J.PERIOD, DJ Khalil, Rance Dopson (1500 or Nothin), DJ Jazzy Jeff, Stro Elliot, Tall Black Guy and more. Artwork: Ernesto Yerena.