Video: Mic Crenshaw ft. dead prez – Superheroes

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

New music from Minneapolis by way of Chicago MC Mic Crenshaw featuring and M1.

Legendary spoken word artist and socially conscious emcee Mic Crenshaw teamed up with Dead Prez for a classic tribute to everyday people. With a beat produced by Maestro of D12 and Silent Riot Productions in Detroit, the video was shot on location in Portland Oregon by Sadri and Hasenkopf of Salmon 109. Using local dancers and their families as the cast, this video turns the ordinary into extraordinary. We live in a society where food, clothes, shelter, education and the necessities of life are less and less of a guarantee. The degree to which there is an assault on working class people is constantly escalating. In this environment, keeping oneself, one’s family and each other healthy, strong and positive is heroic indeed. We don’t look to hollywood or Washington DC for inspiration, we look to each other and help ourselves.

Available for purchase now on iTunes.

Previously: League Of Extraordinary Gz ft. dead prez – Still Bigger

Mic Crenshaw ft. dead prez – Superheroes

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Fresh off the release of their new album Information Age, dead prez collaborate with Mic Crenshaw.

Produced by Maestro of D-12.

More info on Mic Crenshaw/the track after the jump.

Previously: dead prez – No Way As The Way (Video)

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