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Standing strong as a female powerhouse, LVNDSCVPES has proven time and time again that she is a force to be reckoned with in the Minneapolis hip-hop scene. Originating from Akron, Ohio, LVNDSCVPES moved up to Minneapolis in 2016 and immediately hit the ground running with her first single "Why Am I Like This" feat. Blueprint. Continuing with her success hot off the heels of her summer single, "No Shame" feat. Bobby Raps, LVNDSCVPES released her first music video of 2019 - "Sweet Tart" featuring DJ Fundo (currently touring with Doomtree's P.O.S.). LVNDSCVPES has continued to show her infectious personality and charm through her vibrant live performances, and has shown that she is a staple in the Minneapolis hip-hop community.
The latest Twin Cities hip-hop duo making waves all over the Midwest, Bottle Kids is comprised of rapper/producers Ty Davis and APLifted. Aligned since 2016, Bottle Kids have seen their in-demand live show land them as a featured act for G-Eazy's afterparty as well as spots opening for Gucci Mane, Pouya, Riff Raff. Their fanbase is currently percolating with anticipation over the release of their next single "CREAM," due out on all streaming platforms March 8, providing the first sip from their forthcoming album Desolate Hiatus due out March 29th.
Uncle T is a rapper from Northeast Minneapolis. She started her journey in 2017 rapping at open mics around town. She progressed quickly and soon started her own monthly hip hop showcase known as Local Dope Sh*t at Can Can Wonderland which she now runs with local hip hop veteran Christopher Michael Jensen. Uncle T has released one EP entitled Business Casual back in October of 2018 and a few other singles along the way. She expects to release another project this fall. Catch her performing around town regularly at venues such as Honey, Driftwood, Nomad and many others.
A new comer to the twin cities hip hop scene Nur-D has hit the ground sprinting. With powerful vocals, pop culture punchlines, and boundless positivity Nur-D has brought energy to stages across the mid west and growing fans all over the world.
Opening for acts such as Carnage the Executioner, Dem Atlas, and Buddy, It’s not hard to see why Nur-D is on the hip hop worlds radar. It certainly doesn’t hurt that City Pages and voters alike put him in the Top 5 for Best Album, Best Local Concert, and Best Hip Hop Artist all in his freshmen year of hitting the stage!
REEL Smoovv is a Minneapolis, MN based hip-hop artist, born as Johnny Watkins. In Minneapolis, there's a unique brew of artists including the late Prince, The Time, and The Soul Asylum; among others. As an artist, Smoovv has a rich history to look upon and encapsulate everything great about the Minneapolis Sound. As a child, listening to R&B legends like The Temptations, Sam Cooke, and Frankie Lymon it gave him an insight of great music.
Rap game Lenny & Carl. The hip-hop duo Neon Blaque consists of rapper Zeus James and producer Infinity Suite. These Minnesota natives have been all over the scene since 2017 when they released three projects: Exo~Tropica, The Androids Dungeon Vol 1 & Space///Time. Inspiration drawn from the likes of Frank Zappa, Sun Ra, Jay-Z & Lupe Fiasco to name a few. With lyrics described as “personal, nerdy, swag rap” over beats that sound like, “elevator music with bass” at times. Their high energy sets are a can’t miss!