New Jersey rapper Hasan Salaam presents the Christopher St. George-directed music video for “Like Silence”, his new Kendal Good-produced single from Life In Black & White, Hasan’s Viper Records full-length out now featuring Immortal Technique, Maya Azucena and Drue Davis as well as production from Snowgoons, DJ Static, Denny Carson, Remot, dj INSITE, Hezekiah, Beatnick Dee, Crossbone T, Southpaw, and Douglas G. Simpson & Kareem Knight of the Aqua League. Videos have also been released for “Father’s Day” and “OGJM”. Hasan has performed live on NBC, Fuse, CSPAN and PBS. All profits from his 2012 EP, Music Is My Weapon were used towards his “It Takes A Village” project which funded a school, clean water well, and medical clinic in Guinea-Bissau, West Africa. A community organizer, he works with troubled youth, and helps run a monthly food and clothing drive in Jersey City, N.J.
Hasan has taught “The Socio-Political Importance of Black Music in American Society”, a self-created lecture, at universities across the country. Also a master fetish trainer and sex educator, he speaks at shelters – specifically to abused women – helping them reintroduce sensuality back in their lives. Hasan is a Sexpert blogger for Calexotics, a sexual wellness and novelty website, and recently founded his own erotica/fetish company, Sensual Noire/Jet Setting Jasmine (set to present at this year’s FetCon), as well as opening his first fitness studio, Body Altitudes, in Florida. After touring with Brother Ali and Immortal Technique, Hasan Salaam was signed to Viper Records. Hasan is currently touring Palestine and holding hiphop workshops with local youth.