Dammit we missed it!!! Not only was the one and only Jean Grae at Fat Beats on Wednesday [12/10], but the homies 9th Wonder and Kweli were in the building as well. [Each of these individuals are a integral parts of why this site exists] It was a celebration bitches!– of the Limited Edition Jeanius Album. For those of you who haven’t picked it up yet, it’s: A. Must have for Jean fans. B. Must have for 9th fans. and C. Must have for hip hop fans period.
Fat beats was 150 heads deep, with 9th on 1s and 2s and Jean on the mic, it didn’t matter that the show was only 4 songs deep. Jean’s voice is so smooth; I’m sure that any acapella she threw down would’ve paused the crowd if only for a moment, added to the fact that it was an unheard verse. I’ve met both 9th [@ my old office] and Jean [during CMJ week] and they’re both really cool, it didn’t surprise me to hear that they, [including Kweli] stayed and signed everyone’s album covers and stickers.