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Kameleon Beats - Biography

Kameleon Beats – Biography

In an era where production styles tend to echo each other, it’s intriguing to discover a sound that is distinguishable from your everyday beat on the radio. Before he was old enough to ride a bike, Kameleon was a kid tucked in the basement, nodding his head and listening to classic 70s vinyl. Marvin Gaye and jazz guru Bob James flooded the air as the California native studied them and soaked up their influences. His deep-rooted love for music transcended through the years and the self-proclaimed “instrumentalist” co-created Soul Students Records at Hampton University in 2003.

Mr ShaoDow - Get Stronger b/w Stay Away ft. Ghetts & Vader MP3 [Indie]

Mr ShaoDow – Get Stronger b/w Stay Away ft. Ghetts & Vader MP3 [Indie]

As a totally independent artist (no management, record label or outside funding) Mr ShaoDow (pronounced Sha-Ow-Dough) is no stranger to knock downs. At age 18 he traveled alone to China in order to learn Shaolin Kung Fu and fulfill a long held dream. Whilst studying the art of fighting he also discovered the art of music. At that time he began a journey that would span the whole of the UK.

Akrobatik - Biography

Akrobatik – Biography

Akrobatik’s varsity rhyme career hatched in 1998, when his first single, “Ruff Enuff”, dropped on Boston’s own Detonator Records. In addition to introducing fans to Ak’s accessible intellectuality, the album paired him with co-defendant Mr. Lif for the first time on “The Fat Sh**” B-side and fueled anticipation for an ensuing 12” flurry.

Akrobatik - Absolute Value CD [Fat Beats]

Akrobatik – Absolute Value CD [Fat Beats]

The new album from Boston hip-hop mainstay Akrobatik and follow-up to 2003's Balance, Absolute Value takes the listener on a journey through his diverse range, and he does not go at it alone. An impressive list of guest artists and producers that accompany Ak on Absolute Value include hip-hop legends, some of today’s most powerful contemporary names, and members of the underground elite.