Background information Birth name Felipe Andres Coronel Born 1978-02-19 February 19, 1978 age 41 , Origin , Genres , , , , Occupation s , Years active 2000—present Labels Viper Records Associated acts , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Website Felipe Andres Coronel born February 19, 1978 , better known by the Immortal Technique, is a recording artist and. Hailing from New York City, Immortal Technique made waves during the early aughts with his independent albums, Revolutionary Vol. What he wants to do is bring the conversation back as well as spotlight talented emcee's who can really spit. Eminem may be set for life, but how the hell isn't it about money? Turning in a continuation of his group-mates verse, stic. . On this outing, the Dead Prez member declares that his first order of business if appointed president would be to address the housing crisis plaguing urban communities across the country. After throwing Bush's Former Vice President Dick Cheney under the bus, the and his religious values, including The Patriot Act and the U.
Musical career 2000—2005: Revolutionary Vol. M-1 An avid activist off the mic, as well as behind it, M-1 uses his history of community organizing and engaging in petitions as evidence of his dedication to the cause. He is of mostly descent, although also has , and ancestry. The tape contains the protests surrounding the convention in the form of a documentary. The R evolution of Immortal Technique A documentary about Immortal Technique was released in September 2011 and premiered at the Harlem Film Festival. Just look at Em's most recent album.
This song is Immortal Technique's first official international collaboration. This is a simple version of The Honeydrippers, 1973, in which Immortal Technique urged fans to organize a vote of censure against George W. He was also featured on several movie soundtracks and video game soundtracks, all the while touring relentlessly. However, the most electric moments in the culture occur when multiple emcees collaborate on a track with the sole purpose of asserting themselves as the most lyrically gifted by delivering an epic rhyme spill that outclasses the others. Look at the trash rappers Em's worked with just because they are popular.
Immortal Technique Never one to hold his tongue, Immortal Technique lays down a lengthy diatribe tearing into Former President Bush, airing all of his dirty laundry and putting his personal transgressions on Front Street. It was around this time that Immortal Technique began to branch out and work on side projects and collaborations with other artists. Calling for the government to be abolished and replaced by a republic ran by the citizens, stic. After being paroled, he took classes at in for two semesters at the behest of his father, who allowed Coronel to live with him on the condition that he went to school. Activism Charitable work Immortal Technique performing in March 2010. When is he gonna ride on the government like he's always promising? Archived from on September 17, 2011.
He created a writing grant program for high school students as well. Yeah his single was made for anybody to listen to but My Mom, Insane, Stay Wide Awake? The preview was released ahead of its September 21 launch on , as part of a that included updates, promotion and links on forums, and several. The single also contained a remix of the song featured of and. Eminem may be set for life, but how the hell isn't it about money? In 2004, Viper Records and, in 2005, re-released Immortal Technique's debut, Revolutionary Vol. The song expresses the inequalities of the and revolutionary events throughout history against tyranny and oppression.
The orphanage, having been successfully established, currently houses over 20 orphaned children from Kabul. The song's lyrics cover a broad range of issues that are familiar to listeners of both artists — , , , , , , , , , and the. He also battled but lost to Posta Boy in 's. Ya man is annoying after a while. Other work Films Immortal Technique featured in 's documentary.
Just go back listening to drake. And why doesn't drake ever rap in songs? They're not catchy or radio friendly in anyway shape or form. His family emigrated to in 1980 to escape the. I just want people to talk about and love the art form. In October 2011, Immortal Technique released , a free compilation album of previously unreleased material and new tracks. It seems you catchin feeling cause wayne isnt a real blood or gangster huh? Known for addressing global issues centered around race, poverty, religion, and politics; the rapper quickly became one of the more. He attended on the of , where his classmates included and , who he bullied, although the two later became friends.
The official release of the song and Rockin' Squat's album Confessions D'un Enfant Du Siècle Volume 2 was on May 12, 2009. Hmmm, but Em skills are still 100x better then wayne, drake, wale, cudi, etc. Immortal Technique seeks to retain control over his production, and has stated in his music that record companies, not artists themselves, profit the most from mass production and marketing of music. He released his second album in 2003. His lyrics are largely commentary on issues such as , , , , , , , , , and. Saigon Saigon pens an open letter to Former President Bush with this introductory string of couplets, which finds the New Yorker highlighting the various missteps involving Bush and his cabinet.
Most of his lyrics focus on controversial issues in global politics. When are all these rappers actually gonna shoot someone like they say? Just look at Em's most recent album. Highlighting the politician's , as well as his attacks on the religion of Islam, The Yardfather gives an unfiltered appraisal of Bush's time in office. Shortly after enrolling in , he was arrested and charged with assault-related offenses due to his involvement in an altercation between fellow students; the charges stemming from this incident led to him being incarcerated for a year. Immortal Technique performing in March 2010. All is fair in love and war, and it's clear all love is lost between Bush and Immortal Technique, who takes the gloves off on this takedown of one of the most vilified political figures in history.
It also featured Viper Records affiliates and producer SouthPaw in roles. Just go back listening to drake. When is he gonna ride on the government like he's always promising? He makes the least pop, least catchy, most crazy album of his career and yousay he just wants money? The result is an unsung posse-cut that , a tried-and-true tradition in hip hop. Honing his rapping skills in jail, and unable to find decent wage-paying employment after his release, he began selling his music on the streets of New York and with other. I also interview emcee's and people who want their voice to be heard. I think the album would be great, both rappers just don't give a +! This is where you can come and listen to music that come once a blue moon to the average fan.