The award winning rapper has rolled out a single that is sure to become the anthem of Spring break and beyond. "I Luv Duh Party is a certified hit!
Smokes is an Asian American rapper from Wisconsin who stands to show and prove that race and/or location are irrelevant as long as you have will and determination. The electrifying MC is a witty, multi-talented, and passion-filled force ready to take the industry by storm. Smokes recently demonstrated the power of his fan base by generating an amazing 100,000 views on You Tube of his "Red and White" video in just six days.
Additionally, Smokes has been featured in XXL magazine, the Source online, OnSmash.com, All Hip Hop.com, VladTV, Yo Raps.com, Sirius Satellite Radio and more. He has collaborated with such renowned artists as Three 6 Mafia, Joell Ortiz, Tone Trump and Young Joc just to name a few.
Smokes won the "Outstanding Artist of The Year" award at the prestigious 8th Annual Underground Music Award.
Moreover, he recently dropped his critically acclaimed Mixtape entitled "The Bidding War" featuring Nipsey Hussle, Tone Trump, Three 6 Mafia, Young Joc and more with production by DJ Pain 1 and Illmind. And he is in the studio working on his upcoming debut EP set for a 3rd Qtr. 2011 release.
Equally important, Smokes has shared the stage with artists such as Kid Cudi, Wiz Khalifa, Kardinal Official, Asher Roth, Three 6 Mafia, Joell Ortiz, Diggy Simmons, Tone Trump and many more. In addition, he performed at such major events as The 2010 A&R Power Summit, The Urban Music Explosion and The XXL Magazine sponsored Famous Factory.
"The song 'I Luv Da Party' sums up who I am. I'm a true Master Ceremony and I like to bring the element of surprise. When you come out to a Smokes Concert be prepared to enjoy yourself and get your money's worth." raves Smokes.
Illin' P is one of the most respected lyricists in the underground. After having memorable guest appearances on projects by artists such as Krs-One, Mr. Lif, The Snowgoons, and Ripshop, Illin' P is set to release his debut album in Spring of 2011. As an appetizer, Illin' P will be releasing a free download every week for 3 months straight leading up to the release of a new mixtape called "3 Lefts 2 Make a R1ght ". The first free download is titled "Tangent Flow" (Production- by Ckret). A lyrical ambush out from the middle of underground complacency. An “in your face” marathon tirade that simply states enough is enough. Let's see who will connect the dots before the dots connect with them… bang!