Abdu Ali On Growing Up In Baltimore, Being A Gay Rapper And Working Across Genres | WYPR

Abdu Ali On Growing Up In Baltimore, Being A Gay Rapper And Working Across Genres

Jan 11, 2016

And now, another installment in our series on local musicians.  Producer Jonna McKone sat down with rapper, DJ and writer Abdu Ali to talk about his music, his influences and the regular dance party he organizes.

On January 16th, he performs with Lower Dens at Ottobar and on January 30th he hosts the dance party Kahlon at The Crown.  And Ali has a new mixtape called MONGO coming out in February.