James “SoSoon” Gantt - a New York City Hip-Hop artist, producer, scholar and educator.
The moniker SoSoon, an acronym for Sound Of Something Out Of Nothing represents the heart of Hip-Hop culture, which was developed by people who lacked access to outlets for creative expression.
Sounds Like: J-Cole, Mick Jenkins, Rapsody, Kemba, Jay-Rock, Bas.
S.O.N.Y. is SoSoon's 5th career solo release. Following the March 2020 release of S.O.N.Y. v2, SoSoon channels inspiration from the pandemic into this 8 track EP. Production by:
According to SoSoon: "This project is special because it is the first time I've recorded and mixed my own work."
released May 29, 2020
All lyrics written by James "SoSoon" Gantt
Tracks 1 & 5 Produced by S.K.
Tracks 2, 3, and 4 Produced by King Virtue
Tracks 6 & 7 Produced by Nucents
Coach K aka Rick for putting me on (if you know you know)
-Sam for being patient
-King Virtue for the pep talk and the production
-S.K. for always lacing me with the fire
-Nucents for the new collaborative partnership
-And to the bittersweet aura of the Covid 19 pandemic.
RIP to all who lost their lives due to, or during this challenging time. We will recover!