Philadelphia producer Carl Madison pays tribute to West Philly's own Hip-Hop legend Will Smith. “I'm da Producer, He's da Rapper” fuses Will's classic flow and Madison's raw and gritty approach, thus giving us a new interpretation of the Fresh Prince that the fans will appreciate and love.
What better way to say Happy “50th” Birthday to the Fresh Prince, than by dropping a tribute/remix project on Will Smith’s birthday by Philly's own Carl Madison.
The nine track project with scratches by DJ Sidewalk, elevates the essence of traditional Hip-Hop. Madison cleverly fuses soul, funk, and sounds of keys and bass to celebrate a classic album and an iconic artist. The rendition of “Parents Just Don’t Understand, “Summertime” and “Gettin’ Funky Wit It” will have listeners reminiscent of house parties and boom-boxes vibrating on the b-ball courts. While “Switch” will awaken the soul and lead listeners to the club banging out house music. Madison also inserts comedic skits from a few of Smith’s most popular films as well as interludes from Smith sermonizing about work ethic and excelling the craft of artistry.
Watch the full interview on what inspired the project below and stream the project here
About Carl Madison
Carl Madison is a music producer, artist, and songwriter hailing from the city of Philadelphia. Carl Madison represents an artistic revolution through music, art, education, and hip-hop culture.
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