June 3, 2023
Part of the 2023 Flint Hills Family Festival
Husband-wife, family-centric hip-hop duo The ReMINDERS are coming to the Flint Hills Family Festival in downtown Saint Paul! With their 15-year-old daughter DJ Xoomie spinning the records, Samir and Aja Black combine razor-sharp rhymes with soulful vocals and reggae-tinged hip hop beats. Get ready to be uplifted, entertained, and dance in your seats!
Releasing their debut album Recollect in 2008, Born Champions in 2012, and their latest Unstoppable in 2019, the ReMINDers have been recognized and applauded for their work internationally through concerts, tours, music awards, TV and radio appearances, and their incredible and dedicated fan base. Having shared the stage with artists such as Les Nubians, Snoop Dogg, Fishbone, Barrington Levy, Nas, Mos Def, Big Boi, KRS-One, Rakim, K'Naan, and others, the ReMINDers have established a firm place in today's ever-evolving music scene, garnering international acclaim while paving a path all their own. Beyond performances and appearances, the duo is constantly and actively engaged with community organizations, schools, and universities, delivering workshops, talks, and specially-catered performances.
More than a shade of the same color that we see time and time again, The ReMINDers transcend the bounds of what is expected. Their stage presence and high-energy shows leave crowds in awe the world over, allowing the duo to uplift and entertain all at once. Their unique mashup of razor-sharp rhymes; raw, soulful vocals; and reggae-tinged hip hop beats form the perfect backdrop for their relevant and inspiring themes, leaving a lasting impression on listeners, with audiences always wanting more. The ReMINDers take their hip hop foundation and move it beyond genre, time, and space to create a global musical experience that is classic and speaks to all those willing to participate.