Bobbito García - Rock Rubber 45s (7” - Picture Disc – Fat Beats Exclusive)
Limited edition 7” picture disc of “ROCK RUBBER 45s” the title track from Bobbito García’s latest film.
“ROCK RUBBER 45s," produced by Bobbito García, features guest appearances by 10-time Grammy Award winner Eddie Palmieri, three-time Grammy Award winner Robert Glasper, Latin Grammy Award winning violinist Mireya Ramos (of the group Flor de Toloache), hip hop legend DJ Rob Swift (on scratches), the Du-Rites plus Jansy Gonzalez/Dres Ramos (on percussion). Backed with a special version of Pharoahe Monch’s “Still Standing” featuring Jill Scott with new verses inspired by García's autobiographical documentary.
About the film:
ROCK RUBBER 45s is a cinematic odyssey exploring the connectivity of global basketball, sneaker, and music lifestyle through the firsthand lens of authentic NYC culture orchestrator Bobbito García. The film explores García’s youth dealing with mistreatment, educational quandaries, identity, and loss as well as his ascension to self-determination as an adult freelance creative. The ballplayer/author/DJ/filmmaker has carved an independent career that has inspired millions throughout the world, and has affected the growth and direction of the footwear, hip hop, and sports industries in the process.
Featuring: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Rosie Perez, Stevie Wonder, Questlove, Patti Labelle, Michael Rapaport, Chuck D, Chris Paul, Scottie Pippen, The Professor, Earl Manigault, Pee Wee Kirkland, Maxwell, Eddie Palmieri, Louie Vega, Raekwon, Legs, Clark Kent, Roc Raida, Talib Kweli, Serch, Spinna, Rich Medina and Spike Lee.