Rare Essence’s ‘White Boy’ Talks New Music And Mainstream Artists Embracing Go-Go

“White Boy” from DC’s Rare Essence stopped by WHUR to chat with EZ Street about the group’s upcoming project, Fantasia performing “Overnight Scenario”, and the power of DC Go-go.

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Rory Felton, Founding Member of Rare Essence, Fatally Stabbed

NBC Washington reports, police say Felton was stabbed multiple times in an apartment on Forrester Street in Southwest D.C. just before two a.m. Friday. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Felton survived a violent attack back in 1992 where he sustained a gunshot to the head.

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Sights and Sounds of Star-Studded DC Emancipation Day 2018

There was a parade, concert and a fireworks show – FUN for the entire family. Musical guests Brandy, Angie Stone, Big Daddy Kane, Jessie Smollett, Howard Hewett, Allure, Ayre Rayde, Rare Essence, DJ Rico, Classically Dope, Luther Relives, Drew Tillman, and Lightshow took the main stage to perform.

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