"You can ask ten emcees what skill is
you'll get ten different answers
From third eye to iced out
from B-boy stance to dancers
Whereas expression should be case in point
alas, thats not so rampant
Wallet expansion commands and advances
spread to the youth like cancer
Through prayers sent in rap form i seek my souls redemption...."
of course i play live, given most any opportunity
and as long as the crowd is there to hear hip hop...
high flow, cessa-x, molokai, king tut, syclone, b-roc, pujok, p.u.t.s., gift of gab, MF DOOM, tribe, slick rick, chuck d, digable planets, guru, rakkim, eric b, krs, grandmaster flash, de la soul, blueprint, eyedea, pharoahe monch, nas, biggy, big L, swollen members, dilated peoples, zion i, pharcyde, brother ali, grouch, murs, phonte, cunning linguists, black thought, aesop rock,jurassic 5, matisyahu, ugly duckling, haiku d'etat,arsonists, anticon, sage francis, mr dibbs, my god.....i won't go on forever....if its got style and brains....it probably has influenced me
microphone, brain, my mitts
oh anything goes here?!.... think of the possibilities