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B. Dolan and Sage Francis Form Epic Beard Men in '2BAD' Video

B. Dolan and Sage Francis Form Epic Beard Men in ’2BAD’ Video

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

Watch Sage and Dolan cause a ruckus, tag up a school, and spell poorly.

Out This Week: Scroobius Pip

Out This Week: Scroobius Pip

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Sage Francis’ Strange Famous imprint pushes out the newest album from UK’s Scoobius Pip.

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Scroobius Pip ft. Sage Francis & P.O.S – Let Em Come

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

Scroobius Pip teams up with Sage Francis and P.O.S. for the track “Let Em Come” off Distraction Pieces (Available For Pre-Order), here’s the video.

Sage Francis Travels to South Africa for HIV Documentary

Sage Francis Travels to South Africa for HIV Documentary

Monday, January 24th, 2011

The Strange Famous head recently took a trip to South Africa as a volunteer for a documentary focused on the HIV epidemic. After recently returning, Sage Francis supplied photographs from the experience on his Facebook page and explained briefly what would come of his time overseas. “In January I went to Durban, South Africa to [...]

Sage Francis is a Providence, Rhode Island MC and the owner/CEO of Strange Famous Records. He recently revealed some details about the creation of his latest album, LI(F)E, which dropped in May of 2010.

Sage Francis Shares Behind-the-scenes Information About the Creation of His Latest Album ‘LI(F)E’

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Mr. Francis unveils some behind-the-scenes information about the creation of his latest record, LI(F)E, an album that represents a pretty big sonic departure from his earlier works. On his Facebook page this week, Sage Francis, the founder of Strange Famous Records and indie rap veteran, explains to fans how the creation of his latest album [...]

Sage Francis is a well-respected MC and battle rapper from Rhode Island. He is also the founder and CEO of Strange Famous Records, his own record label. He recently announced that he is retiring from touring, although he will continue to make music and do periodic shows.

Sage Francis Says He’s Done Touring

Monday, October 25th, 2010

It seems this Rhode Island hip-hop stalwart is trading in the tour bus. Over the weekend, Sage Francis took to his Facebook page to announce that he will no longer be touring to promote his music. “I just finished my very last show of my touring career,” wrote the 33-year-old MC. “No fireworks went off. [...]

Sage Francis (Originality, Drake, Lil Wayne)

Sage Francis Talks About Originality, Says Drake Emulates Lil Wayne, Kanye West

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

Rhode Island rapper Sage Francis did a recent interview with the Toronto Star where he aired some of his beef — specifically, he mentions a lack of originality in hip-hop and names Drake and Asher Roth in particular as two exceptionally un-original names in the game. “I’m not mainstream by any stretch of the word,” [...]

Sage Francis – Best Of Times

Saturday, April 17th, 2010

Photo by: Anthony St. James This is the second single “leaked” from Sage’s upcoming album Li(f)e that is due out May 11th. The track is called Best Of Times and the musical backdrop was produced and arranged by French musician/composer, Yann Tiersen, who is best known for providing the soundtrack to the Academy Award- and [...]

Sage Francis – Slow Man

Monday, March 29th, 2010

Sage Francis just dropped the track “Slow Man” which is the first single off his upcoming album titled Li(f)e. Check out the production credits below. The song is a unique collaboration originating from a musical composition by Arizona based Tex-Mex, alt-country rockers┬áCalexico. The music was subsequently arranged by lyricist Francis and recorded in studio by [...]

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Sage Francis To Release Fourth Studio Album In May

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

Sage Francis is planning to release his fourth studio album, his first in three years, through Anti- Records this May. According to Anti-’s website the album’s name, Li(f)e, is a “deliberate amalgamation of the words life and lie”. Working with producers and members of independent rock bands, Sage Francis is creating a completely unique piece [...]