Bringin ‘it Backwards: Interview with Mekka Don
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We had the pleasure of interviewing Mekka Don in Zoom video!
Mekka Don makes his highly anticipated return to music today with “Still Dope”, a hymn to unity and upliftment highlighting the glow of black lives.
Produced by Tha Audio Unit, Mekka Don captures a message of unabashed self-esteem and a call to action of perseverance amid oppression and discrimination; racist systemic forces designed to deter black people from the light, love and happiness that everyone is entitled to enjoy. Serving a musical comeback filled with purpose and passion, Mekka Don cites the murder of George Floyd and other incidents as the defining moments that sparked the creation of this exceptional anthem of black excellence and exuberance.
“Sill Dope” marks Mekka Don’s first musical release since his Nip and Tuck of 2018 “, which was an undeniable success with 500,000 views on social media via the #NipAndTuckChallenge, over 100,000 additions to playlists editorials and accolades from CBS Atlanta, Source Magazine, Right This Minute, ThisIs50 and more.
ABOUT MEKKA DON
Mekka Don is an artist, consultant, lawyer, author, entrepreneur and entertainer who has pushed the boundaries of music and business. He has become a vocal leader in diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives and was recently selected to serve on the executive committee of the Big Ten Conference Equality Coalition.
Throughout his career (s), he has pushed boundaries and sparked conversations about unconventional ways of approaching entrepreneurship, mentoring and race relations. As a result, it has been featured in multiple media including MTV, ESPN, Bossip, New York Daily News, The American Bar Association Journal, and many more.
As an author, Mekka Don has published a fictional novel titled “Grime and Glory”, which is a fictional novel designed to dispel stereotypes about black athletes. The book was inspired by Mekka Don’s experiences as a college football player at Ohio State University. He is also currently working on a children’s book.
As a lawyer, Mekka Don has helped aspiring artists, celebrities and athletes achieve fair deals and fair compensation. He has been a tireless advocate for his clients and has helped many of them avoid serious pitfalls. Some of its clients include SWV and Gareon Conley.
Mekka Don is committed to making the world a better place for all citizens and has been a mentor for many young people. He is outspoken on social media with a significant following and is committed to being a positive spokesperson for social justice.
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