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January 4, 2017
 

Ursa Major – Polaris | EP

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Written by: AvianD

About the EP:

Brooklyn poet/MC Ursa Major releases “Polaris”.

The EP features an edgy blend of conceptual storytelling, lyricism of the golden era, and the songwriting chops of a modern artist pushing the genre forward. Making a statement and etching his place in Hip Hop, Ursa Major dares to push the limits and frames his artistry beyond the average concept of the genre. Each track rides a rhythm and tests those encouraged to push The Label Noir to the next level. Featured tracks are Far From Home, produced by Highly Affiliated; Only the Best produced by Khaleel Deal; Starry Night produced by Ktha1; Window Seat II produced by Highly Affiliated; and Polaris produced by Theme Music.

Check out the EP and grab your copy below.

 

About Ursa Major:

The Brooklyn native and Bellmore, LI – raised poet Ursa Major made his name throughout the New York college circuit. His popularity as a spoken word and slam poetry artist blazed trails for the genre and was the talk throughout the scene thus giving him the nomination as Campus Socialite’s “Best College Rapper.” His skills were fine-tuned while hosting countless on campus open mics sessions and organizing live poetry and MC events. His performances prepared him for a recent gig where he performed at the Amityville Music Hall through a partnership with The Earwaxx Sessions where he received an overwhelming response and an invitation to return as a headliner.

Ursa Major is a first-generation Haitian-American who is fluent in five languages, and Majored/Minored in English and Theater while in college. He understands the power of words, as well as the potential effects of performance art. He is a self-described “modern day griot” an educator using the healing powers of Hip-Hop music and poetry to help English Language Learners and to teach creative writing to young students. Ursa Major is a true MC who takes pride in his lyricism and his songwriting and most definitely embodies all that a Hip-Hop artist can be.

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