People holding their breath for a Little Brother reunion can exhale, but only a little bit. Co-founder Phonte Coleman says that the odds of the group getting back together are greater than they were in the past.
Over the weekend, Questlove of The Roots was involved in a brief Twitter scuffle with former Little Brother member Phonte. After Quest joked about Phonte rejoining with Rapper Big Pooh and 9th Wonder, the North Carolina rapper reacted strongly and even threw Solange Knowles under the bus.
The immensely talented Phonte drops a new video for “Gonna Be A Beautiful Night,” off of his solo album, Charity Starts At Home. He grabs up songbird Carlitta Durand, whom he has collaborated with as a part of Little Brother a number of times, to enhance the smooth S1& Caleb-produced record. Directed by Kenneth Price, the video follows […]
#ImaDropOut is a new interview series by The Dropouts, in collaboration with The Pines, where they sit down with those of influence who dropped out from their respective academic institutions and chose the less conventional path to success. The first subject is North Carolina’s own Phonte of Little Brother and Foreign Exchange fame. At least finish high school, though.
Just in case you needed more proof that Hip-Hop influences the mainstream media, here’s a great example. CBS News chronicled 9th Wonder’s “Sampling Soul“ course, which he teaches alongside Professor Mark Anthony Neal, at Duke University. The news segment displays the Grammy winner’s accomplishments dubbing him “one of the most influential and sought after producers in […]