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Shy Glizzy Breaks Out Of DC’s Underground
There’s a track on Shy Glizzy’s last mixtape, the booming and imaginative Law 2, called “I Am DC,” but the bearded DC rapper recognizes that it’s tough for any rapper to get much love or support in our nation’s capital. Despite the recent success of DC artists like Wale and Fat Trel—who recently ink…
DC Chillin': 15 DMV Artists You Need to Know
When DMV representer Wale burst onto the scene in 2008 with his regional crossover hit, "Nike Boots," he put his area - DC, Maryland, and Virginia - on the map in a major way. In the following years, he continued his ascent by signing to Interscope and working with the likes of Pha…