VIDEO: ‘Soul Sessions’ featuring Navid Najafi
Navid Najafi is a founding member of local conscious rap collective the Super Groupers and a two-time Na Hoku Hanohano Award winner — he took home trophies for Hip-Hop Album of the Year in 2012 (for his solo album, “Illnomadic”) and 2013 (for “Live From Soul Sound,” as part of the band Evasive Species). He also serves as an administrator for the Honolulu Museum of Art’s “Soundshop” interactive music education workshop series at Doris Duke Theatre.
Scott Ohtoro is a Hoku Award-nominated producer, songwriter, DJ, musician and occasional MC who has worked with the likes of Aloe Blacc, DJ Cheapshot, Exile and Abstract Rude. He started producing beats in 1998.
Video courtesy Soul Sessions USA. Visit www.honolulupulse.com every Tuesday for more performances by various Hawaii-based recording artists.