Get Right or Get Left
When we think of major rap artist dominating the charts in the music industry, it seems like the same players from the same places is always visible. Naturally the music industry as a whole often signs and promotes the music and trends that are currently in the market-place. Which brings us to California born and Midwest raised (Akron, Ohio) rap artist Spliff Locc. Spliff Locc has been conditioning his art independently for over 15 years. As a member of the rap group The Highlanders. He has performed with many national recording artists through out the country, thus fertilizing the market with what has become the foundational sound of his own. As a solo artist Spliff Locc relies on his own musical background and upbringing such as being the nephew of the legendary collective known as Parliament and funkadelic. Seeing the likes of these greats touring the country eventually fertilized the seed that would become Spliff Locc. Influenced heavily on rap music and the hip hop culture, Spliff Locc's modern flow and simple but trendy subject matter transcended from west coast artists like 2 Pac, N.W.A, and Too Short . Representing Studio 720 in Akron, Spliff Locc is climbing to the top of the independent game in this part of the Midwest. The first single and video off his debut CD titled Get Right or Get Left is getting heavy spins on radio and on independent video shows through out this part of the Midwest. As a whole Spliff Locc doesn't set out to make a trendy record but being true to his art and keeping his ear to the streets always makes his music highly marketable and conducive to trendy record sales. So if you can imagine a laid back flow like a Snoop Dogg paired with industry standard production from the Midwest and southern regions, then you can visualize the universal success of Spliff Locc and his debut CD titled Get Right or Get Left.