Homeboy Sandman’s album “First of a Living Breed” is out now via Stones Throw!!
Today, enjoy the first official music video from the album for the song “Not Really” produced by Stones Throw’s label-mate, Jonwayne. The video was filmed in NYC and directed by Pace Rivers, capturing some great moments all in one shot. As fans praise the album and while currently touring throughout the entire United States with Brother Ali, things really haven’t changed too much for Homeboy Sandman.
“It occurred to me one show, I’m on stage, where I used to be in the front row…that’s like a 10ft distance…It’s not a real big difference.”
It’s also no secret that Black Thought of The Roots is Homeboy Sandman’s favorite MC and he still is “Black Thought’s biggest fan, just now [he] can …
“How could you quit law school to be a rapper?” – Homeboy Sandman
Homeboy Sandman’s debut album for Stones Throw Records “First Of A Living Breed” drops September 18th, 2012. The album features production from Jonwayne, Oddisee, Oh No, and others.
Today, enjoy a short film entitled “FOUNDation” directed by Rel. Rel spent a few days with Homeboy Sandman in NY, meeting his father Angel Del Villar, a Golden Gloves winning boxer that fought in Madison Square Garden, who then provided inspiration for Homeboy Sandman to follow his dreams. Sandman also discusses teaching high school in Queens, going to law school, and smoking weed as a way to cope and harbor his creativity, then pushing himself to become sober while maintaining his level of writing. Homeboy Sandman’s story is quite inspiring and hopefully …