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17-year-old Dwayne Lawson-Brown didn’t expect to reach the age of 24. Dwayne, now 37, explores the complexities of aging in “twenty:21”; a conversation-in-verse alternating between original works from the “Darkchylde” and modern responses from the “Crochet Kingpin”.

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One Color Kaleidoscope

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What color is love? What shade of unhappiness do you wear? In your palette, how vibrant is joy? Dwayne Lawson-Brown tackles these questions and more with “One Color Kaleidoscope” – The first bound collection of poetry from the Busboys and Poets host captain and Spit Dat co-host.

Dwayne tackles love, loneliness, artistry, and the human condition with equal parts mystique and transparency.

Somdwain 21: On “Accomplishments”

Merry Somdwain! And now the obligatory list of accomplishments in no particular order: 2007 Presidential Community Service Award2012 Emerging Leader Award – Congressional Black Caucus Foundation2013 Emerging Artist Award – Delta Sigma Theta, Inc _ Federal City Chapter2019 Mary Bowman Award for Service Through Artistry – 2019 International Conference on HIV StigmaMember of the 2016 […]

Somdwain Day 20: Minority Report performs “Nookie”

Merry Somdwain! I Love Karaoke. I Love Girl Scout Cookies. I love jumping around and acting a fool! This video is a perfect combination of all of those things. District Karaoke Citywide Champions “Minority Report” perform Limp Bizkit’s Nookie!

Somdwain Day 19: The Infamous Jeff Chronicles

Triumphant Somdwain! Ok. some context: Years ago… maybe 2013 or 2014, Drew Anderson and I get booked for a series of shows… a tour you might call it. Detroit, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo. While there, our friend lets us crash on his couch… but he never mentioned his roommate. Enter Jeff. Jeff cares about my hydration […]