“Kuro Silence (Seijaku) is a rapper/producer from Baltimore, Maryland. From trap to experimental, Kuros work defies normative currents of Hip-Hop’s soundscape with his work ethic and forays into Hip-Hop’s many sub-genres.”
A Moment With “Kurokami”
In 2018 the world was a much different place. It seems so distant from where we are now that it’s almost frightening. That is where the story of this project truly began. I was collaborating with a number of artists that would go on to work with me in a greater capacity in the coming years. However, this is where the fundamental aspects of Kurokami came to be forged.
Every night at midnight, the purple clouds came out to dance with the blushing sky. 5 years ago such an occurrence would have the world at a standstill as we all, collectively looked up. Pondering, curious, & wondering; are we alone? Now it is as common an occurrence as the summer breeze. So much that it’s hard to remember life without them.
S H I F T I N G .W A V S | | W E .A R E (not) A L O N E 22 tracks of refinement, being one with my creative process. This album helped me become an artist beyond my own expectations. The focus is more instrumental than vocal, while host to more than a few vocal tracks, they’re more of a backdrop to the central narrative. That said, what is the narrative? What is the album saying?
No matter where you go, there you are; So it goes, right? Honestly these days I’m not so sure anymore. Not after seeing it again. I should add some context I guess, I apologize. Let me start by saying if you’re reading this, it’s probably the closest thing to what’s really going on that we’ll ever get.