The Awesome 2: Special K & Teddy

Name: The Awesome 2: Special K & Teddy
Location: New York, NY
Sample Track: Nautilus
About The Awesome 2: Special K & Teddy

Special K & Teddy Tedd (aka the Ooh Child) have been pioneers in the Hip-Hop industry since their initial arrival in 1982. They have devoted their lives to the art and in the interim have gained enormous respect. The Awesome 2 are not only known for their radio show but also for their multi media production company Awesome Entertainment, which boast projects that include Branding opportunities, marketing, television & film production, domestic and international events and concerts, management, production as well as consultancy to name a few.

Special K & Teddy Tedd are two of the most hip-hop literate and well-known figures in the hip-hop community today. The Awesome 2 radio show on 105.9 is legendary. The Awesome 2 are currently on SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO every Saturday and Sunday (7PM-1AM) you can also hear their show on SIRIUS on the internet ( Awesome 2 can also be heard on AOL Radio (Mix-tape station).

The Awesome 2 are well known international arena, club and party DJ’s having played all over the world: London, Switzerland, Germany, France, Brussels, Dubai, Africa and Canada. They have played many major venues and events including THE 1998 WORLD CUP (France) THE WORLD FAMOUS APOLLO THEATER, THE HOUSE OF BLUES, BB KINGS, NOKIA THEATRE, PLEASURE ISLAND, BET SOUNDSTAGE as well as the HUB STAGE for VIBE LIVE at WALT DISNEY WORLD. Awesome 2 do private exclusive celebrity parties for clients like ESPN, NFL hall of Fame legend Lawrence Taylor, Tennessee Titans Keith Bullock, Comedian Chris Tucker, Pittsburgh Steelers Jerome Bettis, Queen Latifah, Comedian Tracy Morgan, Philadelphia 76ers Derrick Coleman, Jason Williams, Dennis Rodman, Marcus Chong (Panther, The Matrix), Vibe Magazine, The Source magazine, American Music Awards, private events for Bloomingdales and Macy’s etc.

The Awesome 2 are frequently special invited guest on various radio shows across the United States and abroad including POWER 105, HOT 97 (NYC), 92.3 DA BEAT(LA), HOT 97.5 (ATL), SKYROCK FM (FRANCE), BBC RADIO/ CHOICE FM (LONDON), FREEWAY 77.7-(JAPAN).

The Awesome 2 have produced, wrote, remixed, managed and worked with some of hip-hops best: NICE & SMOOTH, EPMD, EDOG & DA BULLDOGS, POSITIVE K, BUSTA RHYMES, RAKIM, P DIDDY, MARY J BLIGE and KRS 1 to name a few. You can also see the Awesome 2 in various music videos and motion pictures (“Battle Sounds”, “Who’s the man”, “Lets get busy” etc.).

The Awesome 2 have been featured on MTV’s Direct Effect, The Carson Daly Show and YO MTV Raps! Bet’s 106 & Park, RAP CITY, Planet Groove, The Basement, Teen Summit and NIHON (BET in Japan), MUCH Music’s DA MIX (CANADA) plus many other video shows around the country. They continue to receive press coverage from VIBE, THE SOURCE, SCRATCH, IB MAGAZINE BILLBOARD, RAP PAGES, URBAN LATINO, XXL, and KING etc. and are featured in several books: “RAKIM TOLD ME”, “WHO SHOT YA”, “BREAK IT DOWN”,”EGO TRIPS BOOK OF RAP LISTS”.

The Awesome 2 have the longest running Hip-Hop show in the world and are recent inductees to the MUSEUM OF TELEVISION AND RADIO. Their accomplishments, respect among their peers and the faithful fan base has cemented their popularity and acceptance in the music industry. With over 20 years in an ever changing industry, Awesome 2 continue to stand the test of time.

Bookings contact Awesome Entertainment at 201 342-2245 or vie email at