GHETTOHEAT is a hardcore collection of thought-provoking poetry and powerful prose that focuses on the inner-city voices of Ghetto-America; poignantly displaying their socio-economic conditions. Exploring everyday people experiencing trials and tribulations of life in the mean streets, GHETTOHEAT takes readers on an emotional roller-coaster ride and on a cathartic journey; revealing the joys and pains, strengths and weaknesses, economic pressures and spiritual struggles many endure within urban communities. With a multitude of complex characters and controversial issues, raw, real and riveting, GHETTOHEAT is intense street-poetry in motion.
HICKSON is CEO and Founder of GHETTOHEAT(r). Born and raised in Harlem, New York, he still lives amongst his people. Poverty, pressure and passion drove HICKSON into becoming a self-made 'Hip-Hopreneur', creating his multimedia company, GHETTOHEAT(r) on June 4th 2003, focusing on self-publishing, distributing, marketing and selling his own works