Arkatak

Arkatak

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A true showman with the unexpected presence of a giant. Arkatak delivers his voice and carries with him a demand for respect for the hip hop culture. Arkatak defines the music in its truest form.

Biography

Although a newcomer to the national scene, the extremely humble and hardworking El Paso, Texas artist that goes by the name of Arkatak has managed to keep the true elements of Hip Hop alive at home and throughout his many travels. Due to his hardwork and dedication, in a very short time he has been blessed with the opportunity to work in collaboration with a number of established artist including but not limited to: Ali Shaheed Muhammad of the legendary A Tribe Called Quest, Chip-Fu of The Fu-Shnickens, Artson from Rock Steady Crew, RBX of The Dogg Pound, LMNO of The Visionaries, Bahamadia, and Ariano of Technicali Sound, just to name a few.

His strong vocal delivery, innovative lyrics, and energy create the energy and showmanship that true Hip Hop heads have come to expect from a live show. Personality and professionalism play a great role in the image of Arkatak. Making a name with a foundation of unlimited skill is simply the icing on the cake. Arkatak believes that an artist is more likely to be successful for the rest of his or her life if he or she has the right attitude, as well as a dynamic performance. The show must be one that is not forgotten.

Arkatak has proven himself with opening acts for the following groups: Wu-Tang Clan,Twista, Fat Joe, Juvenile, Shawnna (Disturbing Tha Peace), Houston, Terror Squad, Kurupt (DPG), Rock Steady Crew, Del the Funky Homosapian, Lord Tariq and Peter Gunz, Sunz of Man, Tech Nyne, Living Legends, Motion Man, Kut Master Kurt, The People Under the Stairs, The Lifesavas, Murs, Brother Ali, The Chapter, Eyedea, 2Mex, Mystic Journeyman, Odd Jobs, Diverse, Zion I Crew, Deuce Eclipse, Lyrics Born, Kiotti, Roscoe, The Chapter, Constructive Ruckus, KRS-ONE, B-Real of Cypress Hill, The Visionaries, LD and Ariano, Jeru the Damaja, The Pharcyde, and many more.

Discography

Lead By Example
Arkatak & DJ Rafiki Presents The Agentz: Licsence to Skill
Easier Done Than Said
Keep The Realness Alive Volume 1 Hosted By Arkatak, Guru and DJ Solar

Set List

Arkatak's set list runs about 30 to 45 minutes long.