"Power’s" Omari Hardwick Launching Hip Hop Poem Podcast

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New York, NY – Power‘s Omari Hardwick pronounces a brand new podcast centered round Hip Hop and spoken phrase titled, Poetics

The podcast’s first season will debut the Luminary Network on May 2, 2019.

The announcement got here a Billboard exclusive Wednesday (March 13).

Hardwick will host a bevy Hip Hop artists to debate their admiration for the style in addition to take a look at their spoken phrase capacity. He describes the present, saying, “I’m asking rappers to come back in and sit down and recite a poem, lose the machismo. Poetry has a vulnerability that rap and MC’ing doesn’t. You gotta be susceptible. That form takes it to a different stage and provides artists] a unique look.”

Alex Nagel, co-creator and government producer, commented on the present’s area of interest, explaining, Poetics brings to its viewers an expertise that calls again to the cinematic vibe. Omari encourages visitors to go deep, and we improve that storytelling with a dope soundscape. It’s not like an interview that you simply hear on quite a bit podcasts.”

Poetics first season visitors will embrace, Wyclef Jean, Dave East, Big Daddy Kane, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson and extra.

This is Hardwick’s first endeavor outdoors his five-year position as Ghost on the STARZ crime drama, Power. He will reprise that position on the present’s upcoming sixth season set to launch the summer season 2019.