Brother Ali is an American rapper from Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has released six studio albums and four EPs, with his fourth studio album, Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color achieving the best play by peaking at number 44 on the US charts. Brother Ali has worked with numerous artists over the years including, Atmosphere, Talib Kweli, Immortal Technique, Killer Mike, Public Enemy, Grieves, 9th Wonder, and The Evaporators. Some of his most popular songs include, Own Light (What Hearts Are For), Uncle Sam Goddamn, Forest Whitiker, Self Taught, Take Me Home, and many more. Brother Ali has appeared on the documentary Word is Bond, and has been featured on podcasts such as Buzzfeeds See Something Say Something, Max Funs Heat Rocks, and Max Funs Judge John Hodgman. He is also a huge activist and incorporates a lot of social justice in his music..
How to hire Brother Ali for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Brother Ali.
Brother Ali's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Brother Ali for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Brother Ali, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Brother Ali. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Brother Ali booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Brother Ali for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Brother Ali booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Brother Ali charge for an event. Also, thier speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Brother Ali for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Brother Ali agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Brother Ali, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Brother Ali booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Brother Ali, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.