Timothy Welbeck - Rap and Ball 3 (Shut Up and Dribble) (official video)

Philadelphia MC, Civil Rights Attorney, Temple University Hip-Hop and Black Culture Professor, and contributing writer for Respect MagazineThe Huffington PostPhiladelphia InquirerHype Fresh, etc. Timothy Welbeck uses his new animated visual for Rap and Ball 3 (Shut Up and Dribble) from his EP entitled Living Wage, to express how it seems like Rap and Ball is the main way out for a lot of black people in America, while also expressing how it seems that the powers that be have designed and intend to keep it that way. 

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Social Media: @timothywelbeck (Twitter | Instagram); @timothy.welbeck (Facebook)
Bio: Timothy Welbeck represents literally and figuratively. He is a Civil Rights Attorney, professor of African American Studies, author, and hip-hop artist who has crafted a stirring brand of music that is thought-provoking and relevant, honest and life-changing. His music focuses on his faith and fulfilling his role as a husband, father, and professional. It's been described as "what a beautiful painting sounds like" and "hip-hop in its purest form." Timothy's work has appeared in various media outlets, such as the BBC Radio 4, The Philadelphia InquirerNPRThe Huffington Post, REVOLT TV, et al, and he has shared the stage with artists Janelle Monaé, Jidenna, Chill Moody, EPMD, Dead Prez, Immortal Technique, etc.

Timothy’s last project,  No City for Young Men, is a piercing exploration of the lived condition of those living in urban America, and the history that created these conditions.  It is part of a larger project that also includes a course at Temple University of the same name.  It was covered by publications like: Dead End Hip-HopTrackstarz, RapzillaHype FreshForth DistrictBlack AphillyatedRep Da King, et al.