I was in such awe when fell back in contact with my Sis this past summer. You don't understand this is my first sister-in-law (to my Brother from another) from 20 years back. She was just a regular head at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe where most of us started or hung out. A sprouting young Poet, I even remember being there as she went on stage for her first Spoken Word appearance. I was proud then and even more proud today, to learn of all the beautiful accomplishments my sister has manifested. The lives she has touched as a Performer, Educator, and Activist. She is so humble and gracious as a person but dont get it twisted, when she touches that Mic, male or female if you aint built for this - take several seats. All the more reason why I reached out for her to come home and be a part of the 1st Annual March Majesty Festival (Panel & Showcase) .
But back to Ms. Jones, with tracks like "More" , "Untitled", "Dying Breed" (which is Straight Hip Hop)
"Some Dancers & some Breakers with that Cardboard paper
Some Masters of the Ceremony, Hood Orators
Renegades with Spray Cans, Hood Crusaders
40 years later we Global, We Curators"
Already solidified in her own space, Sugar Water proves why she is on the path to becoming a Household Name. If you haven't copped Sugar Water already - dont worry we wont blame you, but if you dont cop after this article "Don't Come Back"!!! Okay here is a sample