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Aqiyl in Poetry on Fire

Poetry on Fire

2006 NR

Celebrate the power of contemporary poetry with this showcase featuring performances by many of the country's most respected African American spoken word artists, poets and wordsmiths. Performers include Sonya Sanchez, Jessica Care Moore-Poole, Cola Rum, Aqiyl, Queen Sheba, Grammy winners Cee-Lo Green (of Gnarls Barkley) and Common, former Public Enemy member Professor Griff and the legendary Amiri Baraka and the Last Poets.