Twenty Richmond, VA hip-hop producers, DJs, and artists from various squads, labels, & collectives are collaborating to produce a Street Fighter 2 hip-hop remix album to showcase the collective strength of RVA's hip-hop scene, pay homage to one of the most game-changing, ass-kicking games of all time, and to raise funds in behalf of Building a Better RPS, for projects that benefit Richmond Public Schools.
This Street Fighter 2 Hip-Hop Remix Album includes these fighters' themes, by the following artists:
- Player Select - Dope Solo
- DeeJay - Dope Solo & RT
- Akuma - Slugg & Black Liquid
- Ken - Slugg & Goad Gatsby
- Blanka - Dogfuck & 1NF1N1T8
- Dhalsim - Santa Kilmagik & Tru Nyce
- Guile - Ninja Ropes & PT Burnem
- Chun Li - Sultans & Jono Flacowicz
- Zangief - F1NG3RS & Mauricio
- M. Bison - Ant the Symbol & BCMusic1st
- T. Hawk - LithiumGod
- Sagat - PhD Khari
Where Can I Get It?
Starting Tuesday, June 20th, the album and its singles will be available for streaming or purchase in the following places:
A release show and fundraising event was held at Garden Grove Brewery on Thursday, June 22nd, at 8:00pm. The show included a Street Fighter 2 tournament, costume contest, and Garden Grove's new Street Fighter-themed beer, Hundred Hop Slap.
Funds from donations, a raffle, and profits from CD and digital sales are going towards projects aimed at improving Richmond’s public school system.
Any questions? Just let me know in a comment below. Thanks!