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Jasiri X is listening, and he doesn’t like what he hears

On a cold day in March after East Pittsburgh Officer Michael Rosfeld was acquitted in the shooting death of 17-year-old Antwon RoseJr., Jasiri X, a slim, intense rapper and activist, was linked arm-in-arm with college and high school students who walked out of their classes and into the streets. That night,[…]

Purple Roses by Jasiri X

Produced by RLGN, Purple Roses is the first track off Jasiri X’s new project, “A Tale of Three Rivers” about the city of Pittsburgh’s tumultuous 2018. Inspired by the life of Antwon Rose II, Purple Roses was engineered by Soy Sos at Tuff Sound Recordings credits released July 15, 2019[…]

Musical Performance and Artist Talk: Jasiri X

Activist and artist Jasiri X will be a featured anchor artist of the 2019 festival, sharing his music
as well as his views on hip-hop, race, privilege, and politics. Jasiri’s music, including the acclaimed album Black Liberation Theology (2015) is recognized as a soundtrack for today’s civil rights movement, and his[…]