Purposeful, true and captivating are the three most accurate words that describe Nsikak; and being a first generation American with a Nigerian background has given him a viewpoint of the world that most American kids never see. The 26-year-old producer, artist and visionary is on an eternal quest to becoming a better man while leading his generation by example.
Destiny Roberts, St. Paul, MN native, brings a familiar and delightful feeling through her art; reminiscent of an old school hip hop and neo soul era, with a strong dose of something well ahead of her time. She creates with a purpose; art that uplifts and empowers young women, as she serves as a leading example of what it means to have wisdom, self worth and purpose.
Radio Ahlee grew up in South Minneapolis. His sound and aesthetic derive from a variety of legends including Afrika Bambaataa, Outkast, The Fugees, A Tribe Called Quest, Black Eyed Peas, Slick Rick and Busta Rhymes to name a few. The evidence is seen full circle in his live performances as he combines dance and emphatic expression in a way that has to be experienced for yourself.
The Come Up: Twin Cities Rappers to Keep Tabs On
WORDS BY Jefferey Bissoy-Mattis | The Current
This is just a list of individuals from the Twin Cities that I enjoy listening to, and who I enjoy watching develop their craft. You may be familiar with some of these artists...
Nsikak - I'm Ready
WORDS BY JULIE S | ILLA NOIZE
Nsikak PROVES he's ready to take the world by storm by shooing away weak rappers, and relentlessly attacking a classic hip hop instrumental...
PREMIERE: RADIO AHLEE - S T A T I C
WORDS BY Eamon Whalen | Greenroom Magazine
In the video, Ahlee gallivants through the Minnesota State Fair's Midway (turning many a head in the process) with kinetic charisma