Prior to the airing of Saturday Night Live’s 40th year anniversary, SNL cast member Jay Pharoah, flexes his emcee skills with his first musical release as a rapper on new mixtape #Ressurection. Now, you have seen Jay Pharoah comedic sketches and impersonations of Kanye West but, Jay Pharoah can seriously spit some bars. Having witness myself, Jay did a few off-the-dome freestyle during our interview. Pharoah extends his wit and cleverness from his comedy into a witty repartee’ on the mic
In a statement from Jay Pharoah’s camp the y summarize the project:
Music has always been his (Jay Pharoah) 1st love he had the opportunity to re-explore his passion and thus the motivation for creating this project Its an introspective look into his thoughts and experiences past and present It his 1st official release #Ressurection
The #Ressurection project was created duringJay Pharoah’ summer hiatus from Saturday Night Live, this is just an avenue of art Jay Pharoah was meant to release and have the people appreciate this equally creative side of this comedian and emceee.
One of the things he(Jay Pharoah) wanted to accomplish with this project was to feature DMV producers including HighDefRazjah, Kino Beats, C Spikes, Rahk, Hef Beats and more
AllHipHop is delighted to premiere the lyrical creation of Jay Pharoah and his latest project #Ressurection