Next on deck for our artist profile in preparation for SXSW is Detroit’s own, Itz Louie.
Per the artist’s official bio:
Born in Detroit, Mi Itz Louie began rapping at the young age of 9 years old. Growing up as always being the youngest in his circle, Itz Louie was prepared and motivated be able to hold his on with rappers that was twice his age. As he got older, he began to take rap much more seriously, daydreaming on the art in class, free styling in the halls in high school, and visualizing hitting the booth. He is not daydreaming anymore Itz Louie is here on a mission to make a mark on the industry with a strong desire and a soulful flow.
Lyrical assassins like Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z, Cassidy, AZ, Outkast, Beanie Sigel, and Freeway have influenced Louie; therefore, he is always honing his skills working to become one of the elites. Always known as being a free style artist, he is now in the process of becoming a complete entertainer by performing his well-versed lyrics at local venues and putting in countless hours in the booth working on mix CD’s as well as singles for his debut release.
Itz Louie is ready to take hip-hop to a new level and show the world what he has to offer. Louie’s goal is to strive for greatness no matter what! With an impeccable ambition and a fierce drive, Itz Louie is Destined for Greatness. Get ready world ITZ LOUIE…
Itz Louie will be hitting the No Stix No Seeds stage in Austin, March 17th at 12PM noon. You can RSVP for free admission at http://NOSTIXNOSEEDS.COM. In the meantime check out Itz Louie discussing his latest project, 7 Grams, in this original performance piece, On the Road to 7 Grams.