The Cornel West Theory

live at Trinity Int'l Hip-Hop Festival 2012

2012

the Cornel West theory is a Washington, D.C.-based ensemble, proudly born from the hip-hop aesthetic, but not bound by limitations of any genre. It’s an eclectic amalgam of spoken word, lyricism, instruments, electronics and vocals, which draw from genres ranging from home-grown go-go to jazz to rock to hip-hop. This “musical theory” is best understood as an artistic wavelength that hits you aesthetically, emotionally and intellectually.

Recorded by Daniel Cantor / Notable Productions

updated: 5 years ago