Insite The Riot performed “The Riot” at the “I Do Mind Dying” event last Summer. “The Riot” is a theme song for her multidimensional approach to music and work in the community. She will be performing at New York’s legendary Nuyorican Poets Cafe in August along with Nique Rhodes as part of the Riots and Revolutions concert series. She has also started a new t-shirt line with Detroit emcee and poet DS Sense called “On My Detroit Everything”.
This video of Insite The Riot is produced by Emergence Media, filmed and edited by Tim Jagielo.
Emergence presented the "I Do Mind Dying" Live Action Mixtape on July 19, 2014 at Detroit's New Center Park. The event was hosted by and featured performances from Invincible, Miz Korona, and Tunde Olaniran.
Insite The Riot is an artist, speaker, change agent and the founder of New Heights, an edutainment company that promotes perseverance, expanding self-awareness and overcoming limited thinking with hip hop as the primary platform. Highly regarded for her engaging and inspiring performances, Insite The R.I.O.T is a play on words meaning to Insite the Revolution In Our Thinking. Through affirming messaging, her work seeks to impact the audience’s perception of our individual and collective worth and potential by inspiring and encouraging people to reach for new heights. Insite has engaged dynamic and diverse audiences through performances, workshop facilitation and speaking engagements. To date she has independently released two music projects, Away With Words EP and Away With Words Mixtape. She is currently recording her latest project which is scheduled for release in the summer of 2015.
Gayelynn McKinney (drums)
Ibrahim Jones (bass)
Tony Gordon (keys)
C Sharpe and Detroit Urban Stringz (string section)
DJ Los (turntables)
“Emergence Media and Dirt Tech Reck presents…Alright!”
Thursday July 30th 6-9pm at New Center Park in Detroit
Free. All ages. Wheelchair accessible.