11 years ago, we lost one of our own. Our brother, Kenneth S. Ware a/k/a Big Bub. We created this record to commit his memory to eternity. Produced by Kingpin. Rest In Heaven, brother. – Shadowkat Nightson
Shadowkat Nightson had a simple theory: if you make music timeless, you can bump it years and years from now because time is what truly determines if a record is classic. 10 years ago, Shadow crafted the haunting boards and rhythmic drums as a backdrop for a powerful narrative entitled “I’M HERE NOW (GORILLA CITY REMIX)”, and it still knocks to this day. Trust. Shadow recorded the main version, then, without touching any of the settings on the boards (which was unheard of), recorded this remix. Bang.
The intent of this record was clear: put all adversaries on notice who don’t have a sense of consequence for their actions by writing a warning that will endure time. Another unique aspect of this record was to prove that all of the members of Shadow’s crew, BTR (Black-To-Reality), could function alone, signifying that … Read More »
In October 1996, a group of brothers known collectively as BTR (Black-To-Reality) dropped their debut commercially-released single on cassette called SHIESTY SITUATIONZ via Nightsons. 13 years later, Nightsons, LLC is still making the streets bang with incredible music.
To celebrate Nightsons’ 13th anniversary, we are presenting SHIESTY SITUATIONZ for your streaming pleasure.
Next level music for next level minds. And we won’t stop until the Nightsons dagger is tattooed on Oprah’s ass. Straight up.
Produced by Shadowkat Nightson, Sho-Down & K-Real. Percussion by Shadowkat Nightson. Keyboards by Sho-Down & K-Real. Performed by Sho-Down & K-Real. Enjoy.
Click the title to listen: Shiesty Situationz by BTR