Artist info

Genre

Hip Hop


band members

Toby Finlayson Joel Westlake Young people from Alparrurulam NT


Bio

The Schoolly Crew are a group of 'Alywarre' (pronounced Yawada) young people from one of the most remote Indigenous communities in Australia (possibly the world) - Alparrurulam NT. (700kms from Alice Springs, 300km from Mt Isa). These songs are the outcome of a four week mentoring program with Desert Pea Media, a community & cultural development organisation working in remote and regional indigenous communities since 2003. Desert Pea Media delivers innovative 'hip hop literacy programs', where songs are written with young people, with the objective of empowering, educating and advocating awareness of local social and cultural issues. All proceeds generated from these songs go to developing further opportunities for marginalised young people to be heard and to create...

Review

cleo23

04 Dec 2012

50

Super cool song!!

Super cool song!!

Review

Undrgrnd Oz

09 Feb 2013

30

Great concept and initiative - and from people so young! Big futures ahead.

Great concept and initiative - and from people so young! Big futures ahead.

Review

lowkey

07 Dec 2012

50

every time I hear this, my spirits are lifted.... check out the vid on you tube... excellent work desert pea media! hoping it get heaps of airplay....

every time I hear this, my spirits are lifted.... check out the vid on you tube... excellent work desert pea media! hoping it get heaps of airplay....