I’m in a dance group at U of T (Go Vic Dance!) and we’re doing a piece to a really cool song that I thought I would share (and that I think Kevin might actually approve of!).
The artist’s name is Dessa, and she’s a female rapper, spoken word artist, and MC who is part of the Doomtree hip-hop collective which is based in Minnesota. Just search them on Wikipedia to find out more, and for more on Dessa herself, you can go to her myspace: http://www.myspace.com/dessadarling . (Also the title of this post is her new album title.)
Her lyrics are INCREDIBLE. So creative and powerful.
We’re dancing to her song Children’s Work, which is really eerie sounding and haunting: