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When living in Chicago and working in this industry, I often receive questions like, "What is going on in your city?" Usually, when that question is asked, people are referring to the senseless gun violence that often makes national news. We recently spoke with Def Jam SVP of A&R, Tuo Clark about the violence in Chicago as he went for a drive through the city as he chatted with us on DARF TV. People think Chicago is a constant warzone; it is not, however it's not roses either.
Name one White parent or family who has to tell their son to "take the hood off" at night because you might be mistaken for a Black male, adult, or threat. That is pretty much one of the key sentiments Larenz Tate shared in his TV Own "Uncensored" interview in regard to raising Black sons. It is a reality many of us know too well and for the wrong reasons. Watch Larenz break down the aspect of being a Black father in today's America.