Shaun Boothe Launches Unauthorized Biography Series

Posted 8 years ago by
Download DJBooth's new App, The PLUG Toronto, ON -- Inspired by Nas's rapped biography of Rakim, Toronto emcee Shaun Boothe has launched his Unauthorized Biography Series, a project comprising video biographies of 12 musical icons, delivered over 12 months.

The first entry tells the life story of James Brown, who rose from a difficult childhood to become the Godfather of Soul. At the close of the video, Boothe reveals that reggae legend Bob Marley will be the subject of the next entry in his monthly series.

To hear more from Shaun Boothe, visit his MySpace page

Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

D.R.A.M.‘s “WiFi” is a Reminder Erykah Badu Loves Sexual Innuendo

D.R.A.M. is on a roll heading into the release of his debut album. Read More
Posted 17 hours ago by Tara Mahadevan

Holy Sh*t You Need to Watch Kool Keith & DOOM’s Stop Motion “Super Hero” Video

Keith and DOOM’s latest collaboration gets a perfectly trippy set of stop motion visuals. Read More
Posted 18 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Kanye West & Hip-Hop’s Transformation from Conscious to Woke

If you don’t believe me, then run back Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright.” Read More
Posted 18 hours ago by Tara Mahadevan

RZA Reveals Radioactive Azealia Banks Lied About Record Deal

Ultimately, Banks has nobody to blame but herself for her abhorrent behavior. Read More
Posted 18 hours ago by DJ Z

A$AP Ferg’s “New Level” Remix is an Example of a Remix Done Right

It's been nearly a year since the original, but the wait was well worth it. Read More
Posted about 20 hours ago by Brent Bradley
Sample Text - Sample Link




Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.