Saving my favorite track of the nite for last, here's Ben Official with some official words on a nice, well-intentioned R&B/hip hop collab with fellow hometown artist Add-2.
"So Add-2 and I did this song in honor of what's been going on in Chicago and the inevitable deaths due to Gun Violence. And the verdict of the recent Trayvon Martin case set off alot of mixed emotions. the main back story for the song is this: I myself was a victim of witnessing death from Gun Violence at an early age. Exactly 24 years tomorrow, My father was gunned down and robbed. so this song as well as the Circa 87 project has alot of meaning to me. Please help me be voice through my music..."
From his highly anticipated project "Circa 87 Vol. 1" Ben wants to "Show Ya" what he has to offer! Accompanied by fellow producer, singer, and songwriter George Jackson III, Ben Official's Project Drops 7.16.13