Demetrius Shipp Jr.’s life changed when he landed the role of Tupac in the biopic, All Eyez On Me. The crazy part is, the Carson, California native had no acting experience prior to the audition. Of course, landing the role meant doing everything in his power to prove why he’s the best fit, which resulted in hours of practicing and reciting old Tupac interviews and rhymes.
Nevaeh Jolie is your new favorite R&B singer, period. Hailing from Florida but moving to Jersey at age 10, the R&B songstress has been steadily creating a name for herself within the industry. Now signed to Artistry Records and Def Jam, she released her debut single at the top of the year titled “Too Much.”
Duckwrth is a gem in the music industry, creating what he calls “soul rhythm.” Hailing from South Central Los Angeles, the singer-songwriter is heavily influenced by old school music, from Marvin Gaye to Stevie Wonder to Snoop Dogg. When it comes to his sound, he’s always putting out music that will have you dancing and moving — while touching your soul.
Mr. Criminal is here to encourage the youth that they too can succeed, despite the obstacles and battles life throws at you on a daily basis. The Chicano rapper hails from all over Southern California, with multiple sources of income. Whether he’s dropping music, acting in big-time films, selling his own merch, or even selling exotic dogs, real name Roberto Garcia is a hustler and business if there ever was one.