About Jamal Shakur

My Way Of
Life & Authorship

“THERE’S A THIN LINE BETWEEN FICTION AND REALITY” – Jamal Shakur

JAMAL
SHAKUR

Jamal Shakur is president of Block Money Publications. He started his imprint after releasing his first novel: The Streets Ain’t Going Nowhere. His passion is writing literature that reflects the milieu of urban life and urban issues that people face every day that many takes for granted the comfort of never living in such a cultural environment. He is currently working on another novel. Jamal Shakur is presently residing in Newark, New Jersey where he is working towards building a program called Reading 2 Success and his Hip-Hop Global Initiative a non-profit organization aimed towards positively impacting urban youths through Hip Hop and the value of reading. Learn more go to  

 www.jamalshakur.com

Entrepreneur - Author Publications Strategist

What my clients say about me

I’m not the type to toot my own horn, but a client testimony never hurts. 

Jamal has patience and great ideas. Working with him was easy, fun, and such an experience. I would definitely recommend Jamal to friends and would collaborate again in a heartbeat.
JANICE POLLARD
Entrepreneur & Inspiring Author

Your story could save someones life

Your story could be the reason someone chooses to live and not give up. Your story matters, theres someone out there waiting to read your book. Give the gift of words. Turn your experiences into a story. Your story into an opportunity.