R.A. THE RUGGED MAN

Coolin Out Entertainment Presents

R.A. THE RUGGED MAN

A-F-R-O, LANDON WORDSWELL, SHONUFF, UNORTHODOCKS, DJ TRICKY T, M2, DJ FACT135, HOSTED BY NOMAD HIP HOP

Wed, June 20, 2018

8:00 pm

$15.00 - $20.00

Tickets at the Door

This event is 18 and over

R.A. THE RUGGED MAN
R.A. THE RUGGED MAN
Legendary Rapper (R.A. the Rugged Man), Filmmaker (Producer, Director and Writer), Journalist (Vibe, Source, King, Complex, etc).

R.A. the Rugged man is one of the few underground giants to truly stand the test of time. R.A. is as lyrical as they get, with a flow that truly sets him apart from the rest. He has worked with the likes of Mobb Deep, Wu-Tang Clan, Kool G Rap, Tech N9ne, Hopsin, Talib Kweli, Masta Ace, Sadat X, and Notorious B.I.G, as well as producers Erick Sermon, Trackmasters, DJ Quik, The Alchemist, J-Zone, and Ayatollah. He was featured on all three of Rawkus’s Soundbombing albums, as well as the platinum-selling WWF Aggression album.
A-F-R-O
A-F-R-O
A-F-R-O (All Flows Reach Out) is a rap artist known for his exceptional ability to freestyle. At the age of 16, A-F-R-O blew rap fans away when he won R.A. The Rugged Man's "Definition of a Rap Flow" 2014 competition. A-F-R-O has since signed with Rugged Man. He has received co-signs for his bars from an impressive list of hip-hop artists including: Talib Kweli, Questlove, DJ Premier, and Queen Latifah. A-F-R-O's latest mixtape is "Tales From The Basement."
LANDON WORDSWELL
Landon Wordswell is a 27 year old San Francisco, CA & Eugene, OR resident. These two cities combined have influenced the emcee's tenacity, perspective, and insight. Landon's stage performance & delivery have been praised on tours both nationally & internationally for it's captivating crowd appeal & intricate rhyme schemes being coupled with tightly knitted personal lyrics. He has mastered his stage performance over the years by performing nights for audience's enjoying intimate showings of 20 folks to state of the art venues mounting in as many as 10,000 heads in attendance. The release of his first album, The Mourning After Pill (The MAP), gained him international notoriety by landing on a list of the top 20 most downloaded albums of March 2013 on bandcamp alongside such caliber as Ghostface Killah and many other well known artists. The MAP wouldn't be Landon's first taste of success though. Wordswell, under the moniker of "Youngs" at the time, had peaked at number 2 in the Japanese hip hop charts during his college years for a single pushed there by Origami/Shibuya Records on an album entitled "Revenge of Soul". Now in 2015 Landon is signed to both Cult Classic Records (London, UK) & Blue Bottle Records (New Zealand). Landon crossed paths with the legendary Gift of Gab by opening a show in Nevada City, CA on April 13, 2013 while touring to promote "The MAP" & they have been tour partners ever since. Landon Wordswell has also performed alongside greats such as Talib Kweli, Mobb Deep, Zion I, Raekwon (Wu-Tang), Devin The Dude, Aceyalone, Freestyle Fellowship & many, many more
DJ TRICKY T
HOSTED BY NOMAD HIP HOP
Venue Information:
The Rebel Lounge
2303 E. Indian School Road
Phoenix, AZ, 85016
http://www.therebellounge.com/