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Have Mercy on Da Foundation

        Doors left unlocked and Da Foundation is just walking right through. As they proceed with their tour in March, they are dressed comfortably, doing photo shoots with their newest collaboration of clothing line, Mercy Clothing, by Rakeem Kelly, of Newark, New Jersey. Da Foundation have been looking for a clothing line to represent in their process and one finally fell in their lap, in the perfect of timing.  One thing about this duo is they do not mind supporting other independent businesses. They understand it is a process and the only way up is through networking and supporting other industries. This is a big step for the group now that they are not only representing themselves they are representing another business.

        Rakeem Kelly is the founder and C.E.O of Mercy Clothing since 2013. MERCY means Make Every Road Count YOLO (you only live once). Rakeem has over 19 years in entrepreneurship, rightfully earning his nick name (Preneur) in the city of Newark. Rakeem owned businesses in Plainfield Nj, Newark Nj, Bloomfield Nj, and Long Beach California, the businesses he owned were restaurants, beauty salons, clothing stores, and 1 barbershop. His passion for clothing comes from Hip Hop. Under Rakeem’s leadership MERCY has grown from just t-shirts & hats, to coats, jackets, sweatshirts, sweat suits, socks, leather Varsity coats, kids apparel, women apparel, and more to come. Rakeem (Mercy) also donates shirts to some of the high school basketball teams in the city of Newark, Rakeem & the Mercy family voluntarily supports cancer & lupus associations in the city every year, Mercy also has an AAU boys basketball team, the name MERCY comes from not just his, but people he knows life experiences,

        Da Foundation is Making Every Road Count.  The MoneyNevaSleepz Promotour is just around the corner as the month of March takes off. Ripping up the streets of Orlando Florida and again in Tampa, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and Jacksonville.  It’s time the deep south finally get an ear full of Da Foundation.

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International meet and greet recap with Dj Nophrillz

       DJ NoPhrillz was warmly welcomed to the city of Greensboro,North Carolina. When news got out he was in town the number 1 Hip Hop Station in Greensboro, 102 Jamz, invited him in to meet the Staff. In the building with the one and only Toshamakia, along with Dj J-Flex. NoPhrillz and Toshamakia worked in the past together in Philly. Toshamakia is an advocate for upcoming artists around the city.
        North Carolina know how to show love to their very own upcoming artists. They are warm welcoming to those who visit from the outside as well. The visit from DJ NoPhrillz all the way from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was a movement of its own. NoPhrillz came down with the intention of working with Da Foundation and all of North Carolina came out to meet with him. He did not leave without finishing what he originally wanted to do. He and Da Foundation had the opportunity to work on a single together which inspired him to want to do a complete project with them.
        Da Foundation is serious about what they do. NoPhrillz showed up and Da Foundation showed off leaving leaving Djs inspired. The business is about attracting the right individuals and working with people who are willing. The international meet and greet brought artists, poets, Djs, and videographers from all over the states including Nevada.
         Different styles and different flows, North Carolina is a unique place when it comes to talent. Artists like Ogivens, Manny Finesse, LBthePoet  came around to show love and what they got for the music industry. One of the most influential Female Djs in North Carolina, Dj EnaPop of 102 Jamz MixSquad, a receptionist for Underground Rich Studios, as well as Fleet Djs came to support. She has always been supportive of upcoming artists.
        Videographer all the way from Las Vegas, Nevada,  Director Millie X, Which was a great surprise as well as LOUD N CLEAR video director Joe Comick showed their faces on the scene as artists freestyle among one another.
          DJ NoPhrillz & Da Foundation still have more work to do. This was only the beginning.  The New Single ChuKnooo prod. By Dreez is on the way.
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Da Foundation Award Winning Single is Featured on North Carolina’s very own Dj Rio Mixtape “You Name It”

        North Carolina’s very own Dj Rio will be featuring yours truly Da Foundation award winning single Fyi with Jimi Morgan and Danelle on the feature. Da Foundation is getting recognized and radio stations are loving them. This is not the first time Da Foundation and Dj Rio has worked together. Dj Rio was also behind the mixtape  Alleyway 2 Broadway .1Moneyball. 
       Dj Rio has partnered with X-Squad DJs and  SlipNSlide DJs and even stations such as 90.1 FM 103.1 FM and 92.7 FM.  This is a good look for Da Foundation making there way around the FM stations. They are moving fast and the more fans continue to enjoy the soulful single Fyi the more DJs will pick up on them. They are living proof and they are not slowing down.
        North Carolina ritually work and support their own talent. If the talent is produced and created in the area, they will get every opportunity to get that exposure. Da Foundation networking system is very strong and is growing rapidly. They are meeting people all over in-state and people from out of state is reaching out to them. There’s nothing like the support from your own city. FM radio is a huge step for Da Foundation, they want people to vibe to their music in their vehicles. North Carolina is showing all the love they have for Da Foundation with the help of Dj Rio.
Stay tuned in!!