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HOOD (Highest Order Of Discipline)
|Correy McClure also known as HOOD is CEO of the Carolinas
Holy Hip Hop Achievement Awards. This event was created to
build community awareness about the positive Hip Hop
During the three-day event, where positive hip hop artists
from all over the country will participate in production
classes, panel discussions and an awards program geared
towards preparing them to effectively educate the community
on the Holy Hip Hop movement. Artists will be given the
tools and information necessary to take an effective stand
against glorifying guns, drugs, violence, street gangs and
prostitution in their work.
This conference is a proven method in helping to decrease
juvenile delinquency and bringing crime down by instilling
positive thought patterns into the minds of our challenged
youth, and mentoring programs that not only educate our
youth but prepare them for the real world. "We realize that
not every kid is going to college, so we want to equip them
with the proper Life Skills and the necessary tools to
survive in today's society", says Correy McClure (CEO of the
The first CHHHAA was held April 13th-15th 2007. The second
was held April 18th-20th 2008. Next Years event will be
April 17th-19th 2009.
HOOD explains why he organizes the event: "God gave me a
vision, to not only unify & educate the Holy Hip Hop
Community in North & South Carolina, but all over the world
so I immediately jumped on it."
The MC was featured on the John P. Kee and friends album in
1990 on a song entitled "We Shall Overcome".
In April 2008 the MC released the video "Still G.H.E.T.T.O."
The MC is working on his debut album "Life In The Hood" to
be released in 2008.
|Life In The Hood
|Hood Life Entertainment
|The album is scheduled for release on September 1st, 2008.
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