Mary said: Game over This was a good story but I felt it would’ve been better had it been A cautionary tale about the life of former kingpin Azie Faison, who has. Directed by Troy Reed. With Jadakiss, Azie Faison Jr., Alberto Martinez, Richard Porter. The story of three inner-city teenage friends and their rise (and fall) as. A cautionary tale about the life of former kingpin Azie Faison, who has In Game Over, Azie brings forth a powerful memoir of New York’s.
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By the time he turned 21, Faison would transition into becoming the cocaine wholesaler in Harlem, reportedly earning 40, a week or more. Hearing Patricia Porter speak about losing two brothers to the streets sends a message to pursue life with dignity and not easy money. They released an album inwhile Faison also released a solo album.
Game Over Video 7. I believe we accomplished that while accurately describing Harlem style, slang, and flava in the 80s and 90s. Meriaa Thomas rated it did not like it Jun 19, Overview Music Video Charts.
This a documentary with a heavy message if you listen. Plus, the story reminded me of one of those urban novels.
He would eventually expand operations untiland became one of the most notable distributors during the War on Drugs era in faisoj United States. In Game OverAzie brings forth a powerful memoir of New York’s perilous drug underworld and music industry, with an intellect and wisdom to empower and challenge the street culture he knows so very well. Yes No Report this.
Check out Agyei at www. Home This editionEnglish, Book edition: Edit Storyline The story of three inner-city teenage friends and their rise and fall as drug kingpins.
We wanted this book to be a coming of age story that explored the development of a young man in Harlem, the choices he made, and the forces behind those choices. Other editions – View all Game Over: He lived with his single mother and gxme sister in the neighborhood untilwhere, at age 6, a fire destroyed his tenement. Opening the iTunes Store.
While I’ve heard stories like his before, it’s refreshing that there are brothers like him telling the truth about the game.
After retiring inFaison transitioned into a conscious rapper and entrepreneur, advising youth in impoverished neighborhoods to avoid the lures of drug trafficking. Customer Reviews A young man who stop selling because of this message. I really like this book. It is Understood This book was okay for what it is.
Popular passages Page vi – For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.
Sep 07, Deedee Henson rated it really liked it.
But there are few details to help us understand the motivations of faisob participants and little of interest about the sociology of the people involved. Rappers nowadays got it all twisted. It makes me wish that the movie was This book was very insightful regarding the curse that comes with dealing in the underworld of drugs. To download from the iTunes Store, get iTunes now. He is an educator in New York City.
Game Over: The Rise and Transformation of a Harlem Hustler
Himself archive footage Patricia Porter Audible Download Audio Books. Want to Read saving…. Definitely a better depiction than the movie. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. If Apple Books doesn’t open, click the Books app in your Dock.
Game Over: The Rise and Transformation of a Harlem Hustler by Azie Faison
He formed the hip-hop group MobStylewhere he released an album as a member in the s, as well as a solo release. Edit Cast Cast overview: The narrative of the author’s life was like one big rap video.
Be the first to add this to a list. Faison, along with two partners, was an urban prince with cars, jewels, and people — in awe of this million-dollar phenomenon — at his feet. New York State — New York. But they have to keep pushing! The stars of Aquaman formed a special bond off-screen that let them push the limits of their rivalry once they were in costume. Jordan Stuckey rated it it was amazing May 03, I do not recommend this book.
Agyei Tyehimba rated it it was amazing Apr 16, In Game OverAzie brings forth a powerful memoir of New York’s perilous drug underworld and music industry, with an intellect and wisdom to empower and challenge the taison culture he knows so very well.
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Thanks for the life story mane gme hopefully they make a movie about this book. Add to Cart Add to Cart. Retrieved from ” https: I would love to read the original script.
If you pockets wasnt deep dont even go there. I remember mob style that joint with the shoutouts to the vaison n The honesty of the man can not be down played.