9th Wonder lands a major gig at LRG. His relationship with the urban driven clothing line is established today as the multi-talented producer is named Director of Creative OutReach and Business Development.
In a newly released statement, LRG says:
“We are honored to have 9th Wonder joining Lifted Research Group. He has been not only a major supporter of our brand for over a decade, but someone that has long been considered part of the LRG family. For the past 15 years, LRG has been the preeminent supporter of music and culture. We at LRG believe in the quality of the artists that we work with, and will cultivate the relationships between those artists and the brand itself. 9th’s unique perspective, status and leadership within the hip hop community and culture will elevate our brand to even greater heights.”
9th Wonder, who teaches a History Hip-Hop course at Duke University, stars in a new documentary titled The Hip-Hop Fellow. The avant-garde film chronicles the producer’s tenure as a fellow at Harvard University’s Hip-Hop Archive. It’s slated to debut in 2014.