“I am still Thirsty!”   — Tennessee (Arrested Development)

“I am still Thirsty!”
— Tennessee (Arrested Development)

Speech is an award winning artist, consistently pushing the artistic and social envelope. On the home page, click on any number of projects to learn what Speech is currently working on.

A little more about Speech…

He, is the leader of the 2x Grammy Award winning hip-hop collective, Arrested Development.

He and the group have been a ground-breaking force in Hip-hop culture since 91.

Their debut album, “3 Years, 5 Months and 2 Days in the Life of...” (EMI), sold

over 4 million albums, earned them two Grammy awards for Best New Artist and Best

Rap Single (Tennessee), 2 MTV awards, (People Everyday), a Soul Train Music Award,

and the coveted NAACP Image Award. Rolling Stone magazine named them Band of

The Year (92), while VH-1 named them one of the greatest Hip-hop artists of all time!

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame even named the AD smash “Tennessee” one of the 500

Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll.

Speech has continued to be a trailblazer with the group and as a solo artist sharing

stages with Nelson Mandela, Minister Louis Farrakhan, Hilary Rodham Clinton and

Barack Obama, he is the categorical definition of legendary.



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