If anyone tells you hip hop is a bad influence on kids, tell them this story. Drug abuse amongst children and adolescents in the North East is a major societal problem. Praiselyson Lyngskor fell into the same rut himself, and used music as a means to get himself out of it. He hopes he can continue to do the same for the kids who form one of the North East's youngest rap crews: Symphonic Movement.
On his journey to create a rap anthem for the North East, Feyago's last stop was with a rap crew that he discovered on the show Meghalaya's Got Talent. Together with Symphonic Movement, Crptographik Street Poets, Khasi Bloodz and Stunnah Beatz, he's created an iconic track that represents the region like never before. Check out the track here:
Directors: Mandesh Shetty, Rishabh Soin
Asst. Director: Shakunendra Singhal
DOP: Rameshwar Naidu
Camera: Parvdeep Singh Dandona
Line Producer: Mrinal Paul
Editor: Jatin Dua, Jerin Jose, Ramesh Satya
Feyago's Makeup: Sne Sharma
Technical Asst: Shubham Rai
Music Courtesy: Stunnah Beatz (StunnahSez Beatz)
101 India’s Hip Hop Homeland is an on going web series on the burgeoning underground Hip Hop scene in India. It’s the voice of the street, bringing together artists who use rap as a medium to voice out the real issues they face in their hood. After a successful stint in the North and the West, this season, we head to the Northeast with popular rapper Feyago, on a journey to find & collaborate with the finest Hip Hop talent in the region.