Race Card | ? Authority

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Linkin Park Public Enemy Rage Against the Machine

Album Links
Facebook Page MySpace Page Official Website YouTube Page

More Artists From
United States - California - LA

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Rap-Rock Hip-Hop/Rap: Hip Hop Moods: Type: Political
Sell your music everywhere
There are no items in your wishlist.


Choose 3 or more different CDs from our Sale Bin and get each CD for just $5. Each CD will be listed at full price until you place at least 3 different eligible CDs into your shopping cart. You can get 3 or more CDs for $5 each, so sample as much new music as you want!
NOTE: Download purchases are not eligible for the $5 sale.

Find more eligible titles here.

? Authority

by Race Card

Take one part Living Colour, one part Jay-Z, add a dash of Linkin Park and a heavy dose of raw rap and rock and you're getting close to the sound this band pushes through the airwaves.
Genre: Rock: Rap-Rock
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Continue Shopping
just a few left.
order now!
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. Rat Race
2:50 $0.99
2. Rock With Me
4:02 $0.99
3. Alright (feat. Shanice)
3:35 $0.99
4. Prove Myself
2:52 $0.99
5. Fake
3:59 $0.99
6. Nothing
3:06 $0.99
7. Call Out
2:11 $0.99
8. On & On
3:15 $0.99
9. Let Me Do This Right
3:40 $0.99
10. Programmed
3:42 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.


Album Notes
Race Card's sophomore release "? Authority" (pronounced "Question Authority") comes at a time when great changes are happening around the world. Rooted in the concept that political and media manipulation has sickened our culture and removed power from the masses, "? Authority" tells us that freedom of speech is yours, if you are willing to sacrifice for it. Among the Rock hooks and syncopated rhymes is a clear (and sometimes uncomfortable) message that in order to keep our way of life alive, we must question the very authority that we grant the power to rule us.

A concept album, yes. Lacking in hooks, melodies and raw energy? A resounding, NO. It's also not all doom and gloom either. Cuts such as "Rock With Me" and "Programmed" take the edge off and lighten the feel, while still retaining the album's deep message. "? Authority" conceals it's seriousness in lush distortion, feel good hooks and tightly woven lyrics, that you could hear equally at an all night party, a civil rights rally or an action movie trailer! Listen. Enjoy. Think. Repeat.

About Race Card:
Rapper/vocalist, Tahir Jahi, has enjoyed abundant shares of shine and various successes ever since he began rhyming at the age of 15. While other kids were squabbling over tennis shoes and cutting class, a young Tahir was mastering a craft all his own, competing in local battles, performing on occasion, and honing an artistic, standout, and standalone mic style. He met guitarist and singer, Damian Hagger, in 2000 when they both worked at MP3.com.

Guitarist and vocalist, Damian Hagger, is also an African-American... Ok, not literally, but spent part of his childhood in South Africa and the rumor is that his first words were spoken in Zulu. After high school in Singapore and South Africa, he was accepted to study at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. Damian graduated cum laude from Berklee in 1998 with a Bachelor of Music in Contemporary Writing/Production and Music Business.



to write a review