For Prof the worlds of fact and fiction are often intertwined, as he balances on a fine line between real-life experiences and yet unfulfilled fantasies. The Minneapolis rapper has made a robust career for himself by crafting memorable songs about everything from heartache to arson. These terrific tales and his dynamic stage show have led to concerts and tours across the country and have exposed him to life-altering experiences. They also planted a seed.
Prof first started playing with a concept in one of his rhyme books years ago. As the idea germinated, he decided to apply it to his life and his neighborhood while tapping into his vast imagination and his remarkable life. The result is Prof’s new album on Stophouse Music Group, “Powderhorn Suites”, a wide-ranging artistic tour de force that places him among rap’s most gifted auteurs. “Powderhorn Suites” is a remarkable rollercoaster of a project that hits stunning highs and features dramatic lows.