Portland-based rapper Myke Bogan is making noise for his new visual “Here We Go,” but his movement extends further than that. Get to know more about the MC who draws comparisons to Kendrick and Big L.
Standout: “Here We Go”
Also check out: “Skunk Nugs”
And: “Uncle Elroys Couch”
Name: Myke Bogan
Hometown: Lancaster, CA currently residing in Portland, OR. This is where my whole movement is based.
I grew up listening to: The Fugees, Biggie Smalls, Tupac, Phil Collins, Blink-182 and lately Young Statues from Philadelphia. I am also really into what Chance the Rapper has put out, that dude can spit!
Most people don’t know I: Usually piss the bed if I’ve consumed a mass amount of whiskey even if it is in my bed.
My style’s been compared to: Kendrick Lamar, Wiz Khalifa, Big L.
My standout records and/or moments to date have been: One time after I rocked a show with Snoop Dogg a girl called me “the black Brad Pitt”.
My goal in Hip-Hop is: To be heard by as many people as possible and to give people music that just makes a positive impact. I also want to achieve all the personal goals I have to break from the norm in hip-hop.
I’m gonna be the next: Myke Bogan.