Music: We Rise by EXMEN – Harlem, NY

We Rise ExMenNew York City Hiphop super group EXMEN Consist of the two man duo E.X & Menace, the Group formed in 1996. EXMEN started out recording demos at a early age in a friends bedroom in the Douglass Projects where they grew up. Recording tracks started out as a hobby and then eventually turn into a passion. As EXMEN got inspired to take their craft serious their name started to buzz throughout their neighborhood to the streets of uptown were they started to battle MC’s for cash and recognition.
Being inspired by the likes of Nas, Mobb Deep, Big L, Scareface, Biggie Smalls, Wu Tang, and Bone just to name a few. Since EXMEN has recorded over 500 songs & performed over 300 shows. They have also worked with the likes of Postaboy, Michael Bivins, Pee Wee Allstars, The Transitions, Sacario, G Dep, Lord Tariq & Skyzoo just to name a few.
EXMEN is currently at work & plan on releasing an album in the near future. For now you can listen, experience, and be a part of EXMEN grind to become one of the elite and best Hiphop groups of alltime.
Why did you select this song as your current single?
We felt this song was music that Hiphop was missing. A Record that spoke truth!
How does this single relate to the rest of the EP?
The EP itself will be like preseason or like the warm up before the game it’s to prep our fans for what’s to come.
What was the writing process for the song?  
Well we told Harmony the beautiful R&b singer on the hook the direction we wanted to go with the record and the feel we wanted to capture. She came in with the hook and blew it away with the vocals and it was a one shot deal. We had the verses done writing verses are easy so the song felt like we magic.
What does this song’s lyric mean to you?
It reminds me of Biggie like when he did Juicy the feel the vibe. It’s like vintage or a Picasso painting it just feels so vivid.
What would it be like to see you in person performing this song?
It would be energetic, powerful, and stylistic all in one.
Could your fans summarize who you are as an artist by this song?
EXMEN is E.X and Menace coming to together to form one powerful movement not on no comic marvel book flow but just creating dope music.
Is there a video planned and or completed and if so, what was the idea behind the video?
Yes, the video is already out on YouTube, Vevo, and single is out on iTunes, google music and xbox music.
One last question, what is your motivation behind your music?
Greatness, that’s what we want to be consider the best amongst the greats. There’s so many dope artist who paved the way for us we just want to carry the torch!


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