“They’re going to by no means take my religion ‘trigger I do know the one who made me”
LOS ANGELES, CA, Might 05, 2020 — As he continues to carve out a lane all his personal, multi-talented, award-winning actor, writer, activist and now recording artist, Shaka Smith launched a transferring new single, “Keep Sturdy.” Marking his first official launch, “Keep Sturdy” finds Shaka Smith utilizing his pen to battle in opposition to the powers that be. Mixing vivid, first particular person storytelling with Hip Hop’s defiant voice put Shaka Smith’s uncooked expertise on full show, showcasing his love of social justice and knack for creating thought upsetting music.
The only launch comes with two remixes, produced by musician and actor Benjamin Patterson (OWN’s Greenleaf), which give a definite really feel to every monitor. On the remix he melds his signature funk fashion with edm components for a quick paced sound fueled by the urgency of Shaka’s message. The piano combine is a delightfully stripped down model of “Keep Sturdy” that underscores the gravity of the injustice this defiant piece highlights.
Paintings as sturdy as all the tracks enhances Shaka Smith’s charming fashion of rhyme as he gives phrases of encouragement to these wrongfully incarcerated, whereas shedding mild on a number of the points they face inside an unjust justice system. With 20% of proceeds donated to the Innocence Mission, Shaka Smith proves that he’s extra than simply discuss. He’s dedicated to social justice and significant systemic change throughout the system.
After residing with “Keep Sturdy”, it is going to be obvious to listeners that Shaka Smith is right here to be the change on the earth he desires to see. Since chasing after his goals, not solely has Shaka Smith held down recurring roles on in style reveals like, “Expensive White Individuals” and “Trendy Household”, however has additionally has steadily constructed a fanbase of over 250,000 loyal supporters, letting the sport know he is right here to remain. Examine in with “Keep Sturdy” and the remixes on all digital stream platforms and test in with Hip Hop’s up subsequent: Shaka Smith.
About Shaka Smith
Shaka Smith is an actor, lawyer and host of 2019 Individuals’s Podcast Awards, Nominated Podcast (Match Membership). Shaka recurs on Expensive White Individuals, Trendy Household & Pair of Kings, and is most recognized for his present Match Membership (AfterBuzz TV/Black Hollywood Reside). He’s additionally the writer of 6 Minute 6 Pack (Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and so on..)
As a title holder in physique/bodybuilding competitions (Iron Man Naturally (2x), SF Championships, West Coast Traditional, Gold Coast Muscle Traditional) Shaka is a recognizable face in well being/health commercials. Model influencer collaborations embody (Backyard of Life, Lakanto, Affirmats Yoga Mats, Oxylent and Antithesis Attire). Shaka can be an environmental activist as a board member for Mission Save Our Surf internet hosting month-to-month seaside cleanups and a camp which has reached 1000’s of underserved youth in Southern California and Mexico, educating them on environmental points with hands-on instruction in yoga and browsing.
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