Day 62, asking myself what did I get myself into with this Grammy Chase, with the simple reply of “No way out!” If not this…then what?? In the words of Diddy, “I thought I told you that we won’t stop!!”

With a reputation for throwing some of the biggest, star-studded parties ever; setting trends in music and fashion; signing some of the best artists to ever step into the booth; to producing countless club bangers, anthems and chart-topping hit songs since the top of the 90’s, in classic “top of the class” style, Diddy claimed his first Grammy as an artist with his debut album, No Way Out. In 1998 we nabbed Best Rap Album and Best Rap Performance by a Duo of Group with the song/video below:

From what I gather, the part where he falls off of the motorcycle was not staged but was actually a shoot-take they decided to keep, and man was he ever lucky, as he coulda been out of here…especially with no helmet.


About by Edreys

Edreys Wajed is a catalyst of inspiration and a walking enterprise of all things creative. The Buffalo native boasts a toolbox chock-full with talents and experiences ranging from a visual artist, jewelry designer and musical entertainer, to an educator and entrepreneur with notable recognitions respectfully in each. His approach in each endeavor is soundly unique, high quality and signature in presentation, having found his course as a creator early in life. As early as 14 years of age, when his mother invested in a pair of hair clippers for him, seeing as she could no longer afford to pay for his haircuts, Edreys taught himself the trade of barbering and soon began making money for himself in the basement of his childhood home. With his artistic ability he also began growing a client base and reputation for customized hats and clothes as well as logo design by hand, long before learning graphics in college. His creativity, craftsmanship and passion to inspire people are what drives his spirit of entrepreneurship. From having run his own stationery boutique and art gallery shared with his wife; touring nationally and internationally as a hip hop artist, Edreys is exceptionally diverse with his avenues of expression, including the fine craft of jewelry making, passed down from his father and master craftsman. Edreys is most recently recognized locally for his contribution as an artist on the Freedom Wall which features 28 civil rights dignitaries, 7 of which he painted with his unique style and use of line. “Creativity is my neighbor, I live by it,” says Edreys. View all posts by by Edreys

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