Truth Spoken Here
â€¢Lateef the truthspeaker, along with DJ Shadow, Blackalicious and
â€¢Lyric's Born is one of the founders of the Solesides / Quannum collective.
â€¢In 2006 he steps out on his own with a definitive collection of
â€¢new songs complementing his substantial catalogue.
â€¢live performance will feature songs form his new album "Crowd Rocker",
â€¢music from the mix tape "Ahead of the Curve" constructed by DJ Z-Trip, and
tracks from his Solesides / Quannum recording's including his work with Lyrics
Born from the classic "Latyrx" LP, And the Grammy nominated track
â€¢"Wonderful Night" with Fat Boy Slim from their collaborations on the LP
â€¢You will also be treated to rare performances from his collaboration with
â€¢Chief Xcel (of Blackalicious) on the definitive underground EP "Ambush."
â€¢Lateefs new work showcases his growth as an MC, singer, songwriter,
â€¢And for the first time ever- producer!
â€¢is previewing this new material in a dazzling live show that
â€¢combines the traditional MC/DJ format (Lateef & DJ E Da Boss) with live instrumentation
â€¢Add to this the dynamic visual technology of the DVJ.
â€¢you can expect a sensory treat for the ears and eyes that is truly beautiful
and offers a glimpse into the possibilities of music's future.
â€¢June 2006 Lateef is featured on the new Sgl form Fatboy slim "Old Pair Of Jeans" and alongside Q-Tip on "enuff" a track off DJ Shadows upcoming CD
Dec , 2006 Lateef has just completed a world tour with his close friend and
collaborator DJ Shadow 2007 he again join forces with DJ Shadow for a number of Festival dates in the US, Europe and the UK and plans are under way on a number of new projects to hit the streets in the coming year