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Get N Tha Game Season 2 Episode 9
Pikahsso: The Renaissance Man
Pikahsso was a member of the Hip Hop group Dysphunkshunal, which also recorded introductions for segments such as the Skip Murphy Morning Show on K104 in the mid-1990s. He later signed to Idol Records from 2006-2008 as a member of the group PPT. He has worked alongside music producer Symbolyc One (S1), who is also a member of the group Strange Fruit Project. Jones and his label mates released the video for “Down South Girl” that featured Strange Fruit Project in 2006, which was also produced by S1. Jones was also featured in Symbolyc One's Music Box album. He, along with then group PPT, created the 2006 Dallas Mavericks playoffs theme song "Roudy, Loud, and Proud" shooting the video at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, which was announced by Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban. The song was performed during the playoffs.The group has been featured in SPIN Magazine, and was recognized as best Rap/Hip-Hop group by Dallas Observer in 2007. The group mutually split up due to irreconcilable differences in mid-2008. Pikahsso is known for his knowledge of the Hip Hop music scene of the city of Dallas, Texas. His efforts to preserve the hip hop music history of his city are noted through his consistent acknowledgement and mentioning of legendary figures past and present.
He Gets N Tha Game this week to talk about the rich Hip Hop music history that Dallas has, the much needed support of the current Dallas Hip-Hop Scene and Pikahsso's Picks, who you should be paying attention to in Texas Hip-Hop.
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Special Guest: @pikahsso