AWKWORD Songs, Videos, & Albums


AWKWORD - World View [Bonus Disc] Cover

AWKWORD - World View [Bonus Disc] [Album]

Last month, NYC rhymesayer AWKWORD hooked up with The DJBooth and Morgan Stanley to bring listeners his long-awaited World View LP, a globally-minded set whose sale proceeds went to Guns 4 Cameras, a 501c3 nonprofit working... Read More

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AWKWORD - Whose Streets? Artwork

AWKWORD - Whose Streets? [Stream & Download]

If you’ve ever attended an Occupy march or other protest, you’re undoubtedly familiar with popular chants like, “Whose Streets? Our streets!” and, “No justice, no peace!” As an NYC native concerned with... Read More

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AWKWORD - World View Cover

AWKWORD - World View [Album]

NYC rhymesayer AWKWORD has come together with The DJBooth and The Morgan Stanley Foundation to bring listeners his long awaited studio album, World View. Five years in the making, the LP has been described by the artist as... Read More

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AWKWORD ft. Chaundon - Gas Land (Frack Off) Artwork

AWKWORD ft. Chaundon - Gas Land (Frack Off) [Stream]

Hydrofracturing, the practice of injecting water, sand and chemicals into the earth at high pressure in order to extract petroleum and natural gas, has the potential to contaminate ground water, damage air quality and... Read More

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AWKWORD ft. Centri - Dedication Artwork

AWKWORD ft. Centri - Dedication [Stream]

NYC underground mainstay AWKWORD has been hard at work on World View, his 100%-for-charity digital full-length, for five years. Now that’s what I call Dedication. After half a decade of perseverance, he’s finally... Read More

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Best of the Booth (Nov 17 - Nov 23, 2013) Playlist Image

Best of the Booth (Nov 17 - Nov 23, 2013) [Playlist]

We know how difficult it must be to listen to all the incredibly dope new audio and visual content that we crank out on a weekly basis.  It is for this reason that we’ve decided to compile 12 standout features from... Read More

AWKWORD ft. Joell Ortiz, Slug (of Atmosphere) & Maya Azucena - Go! Artwork

AWKWORD ft. Joell Ortiz, Slug (of Atmosphere) & Maya Azucena - Go! [Stream & Download]

No matter the strife and struggle life throws his way (and there’s been quite a bit), AWKWORD never stops moving toward his goals. As the NYC underground mainstay puts it on his latest single, “I keep it on the Go!”... Read More

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AWKWORD - Throw Away The Key (No More Prisons) Artwork

AWKWORD - Throw Away The Key (No More Prisons) [Stream & Download]

America doesn’t do anything in moderation. When we’re thirsty we grab a 64-ounce Double Big Gulp, when we watch TV we flip on a 72-inch HD, and when it comes to locking people up, we’re not just number one,... Read More

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Tranzformer ft. AWKWORD & Tenacity - Rap Journals Artwork

Tranzformer ft. AWKWORD & Tenacity - Rap Journals [Stream & Download]

As most producers out there are aware, picking an emcee to bless one of your babies is a very important decision. Need advice? Just ask Brown Bag All-Star affiliate Tranzformer, who provides prospective emcees with a library... Read More

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AWKWORD ft. Chaundon - Melting Pot (Made In America) Artwork

AWKWORD ft. Chaundon - Melting Pot (Made In America) [Stream & Download]

Based on the way American thinkers have written about our cultural ”Melting Pot,” you’d think that being thrown in a cauldron of boiling water was a positive and enriching experience. As any lobster could tell you... Read More

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AWKWORD ft. Wordsmith, Jasiri X, Jus Daze & Capital X - Notorious Artwork

AWKWORD ft. Wordsmith, Jasiri X, Jus Daze & Capital X - Notorious [Stream & Download]

In a tragic case of life imitating art imitating life, the nationwide theatrical premiere of Biggie biopic Notorious was tarnished by a series of shootings and stabbings (one involving Young Jeezy‘s CTE crew) at or... Read More

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Tranzformer ft. AWKWORD & Tenacity - Wear & Tear Artwork

Tranzformer ft. AWKWORD & Tenacity - Wear & Tear [Stream & Download]

When you jump into an industry as ruthless as the music game, you can expect to undergo a little Wear and Tear on your way to stardom. Tranzformer, for one, isn’t afraid of accruing a few battle scars; on his first solo... Read More

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