The Names Are Known

The Names Are Known

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From notebooks to dance floors, headphones to the big speakers; The Names Are Known are Hip Hop in exploration, equal parts time capsule, and time machine, set on preserving the here and now, with the dial firmly set forward.

Biography

Recognized and respected for their electric live performances and years of merging style with substance, the culmination of years of collaboration as recording artists, performers, event planners/promoters and party purveyors - I.JAMES.JONES & NaNa present a partnership in the grand tradition of the Rap Duo, forged in the flames of a city that produces more smoke than fire. Enter The Names Are Known.

From notebooks to dance floors, headphones to the big speakers; The Names Are Known are Hip Hop in exploration, equal parts time capsule, and time machine, set on preserving the here and now, with the dial firmly set forward. With the release of their debut album“To The People Of The Future” expected in 2013, The Names Are Known spent the past year (2011-12) preparing and gaining new fans at their weekly event KNOWNSaturdays @ Czehoski (Toronto). In the effort of growth, the duo has decided that there is no time like the present… Bare witness - The Names Are Known, and will continue to be.

Discography

- Album -
'To The People Of The Future' TBA 2013

- Promotional Mixtape/Podcast Singles -
KNOWNtapes 007; Temptress November 2012
KNOWNtapes 006; Say Something August 2012
KNOWNtapes 005; Freak It June 2012
KNOWNtapes 004; On Our Way May 2012
KNOWNtapes 003; Get Up April 2012
KNOWNtapes 002; Works Hard 4 The $ March 2012
KNOWNtapes 001; Close 2U Feb. 2012

Set List

Freak It
We Got It Feat. Rich Kidd
Get Up
IJAMES Acapella
Temptress
1, Ready, Hit Me Feat. Rich Kidd
Say Something
Underground