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Conway The Machine – “Sign Language” (Prod. By Daringer)

Hip-Hop about to experience a climate shift.

It already is. The temperature is different out there in Buffalo. HOT! I mean, it’s still cold… and the BARZ are colder… but we are not gonna act like every time Conway spits he ain’t spitting pure FIRE! And he has a LOT of work out there.

That supreme sh!t talk Stone Cold Steve Austin was bringing to Iron Mike Tyson’s face in that audio clip at the end though. I remember seeing that live on TV back a good long while ago. Ended it with a double ‘one finger salute’ (“Sign Language” for real)! Maaaan, them Griselda dudes are some real rasslin’ fans #MeToo

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Matt Maxey Brings Hip-Hop To The Hearing Impaired Using Sign Language (Video)

Alright, aaaalright. Get past the use of “Deaf Jam” as the title. This is actually a really cool story. Side note: Gotta be something to the whole Chance The Rapper being associated with stories that matter to the Hip-Hop Nation. Just an observation.

Although he’s had profound hearing loss his entire life, Matt Maxey didn’t learn to sign until he was 18 years old. He began to practice his ASL by signing along to the lyrics of his favorite artists and uploading videos to YouTube. Now, as the CEO and founder of DEAFinitely Dope, he’s translating hip-hop music alongside artists like Chance the Rapper and D.R.A.M.
– Great Big Story


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