Khari Clarke

Writer | Content Creator | Podcaster

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92 Bricks Podcast

The podcast I host alongside my two fellow Hip Hop journalist friends where we give our takes (mostly hot) on the culture.

Khari Clarke's Resume

My most updated resume.

Saturdays Magazine | Lorenzo Holder

An interview I conducted with budding Brooklyn-based photographer, Lorenzo Holder, in which he discusses his artistic vision and his travels, including visiting Leprosy colonies.

#FromTheIssue: Swizz Beatz 'The Renaissance Man'

A feature I wrote following a lengthy face-to-face interview with Swizz Beatz in his personal art gallery in Chelsea, NYC. (Also appears in print issue #270)

Dave East: Get Acquainted

A feature about Harlem rapper, Dave East, following our interview, in which we discuss his hoop dreams, going to jail, and his fateful meeting with Nas.

Review: ScHoolBoy Q Makes A Strong Bid for "Album of The Year" With 'Blank Face LP'

One of The Source's first forays into online album reviews, in which I delve into ScHoolBoy Q's masterpiece 'Blank Face LP'.

Jeezy: Pastor of The Streets (Cover Story)

My second cover story, for The Source's 2015 year-end issue, featuring a conversation with Jeezy (formerly Young Jeezy), shortly after he was released from jail.

Concrete Canvas: Meet Distorted

The second installment of my 'Concrete Canvas' art section, featuring up-and-coming visual artist Distortedd.

Concrete Canvas: Welcome To FRKO World

The first entry of my "Concrete Canvas" art section I created for The Source, about Atlanta-based Illustrator FRKO RICO. (Also appears in print issue #266)

Mick Jenkins: The Chicago Shaman

A feature with Chicago rapper, Mick Jenkins, in which we discuss his music, negativity in his home city, and ginger ale.

YG: "The 5 Year Theory" (Cover Story)

My first printed cover story for The Sourceā€˜s 2014 year-end issue, which featured an intimate discussion between YG and I about everything from harrowing tales of home invasions...

Two Child Prodigies Immortalize Pop Culture Through Art

A piece I wrote about two prodigal pre-teens that set the foundation for what would become my "Concrete Canvas" art section for The Source.