Young Forever Global Presents New Portland: A showcase of Portland's new emerging culture
1 Young Micah
Hosted by Shrista Tyree, KayelaJ, Sir Nai, DC Capital, CuddiE Whompus
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pmDoug Fir Lounge
This event is 21 and overhttps://www.dougfirlounge.com/event/1829472/
1 Young Micah
A New Orleans native who’s new to Portland, 1 Young Micah is best known for the smooth flows on his debut project Raw 2 Mars, which has garnered nearly two million streams on Spotify to date. He got into rap doing collabs, but the time soon came to spotlight his talents and drop solo music. Now, he’s just released his latest album Collage on his own label Young Forever Global—stream it on all platforms and brings you the sweet yet savory hits that only the south can provide.
Hosted by Shrista Tyree
Hosting will be Portlands own Shrista, she is a multi talented entertainer. Aside from just hosting, curating, producing events in the Portland you can catch her doing stand up, occasionally rapping, and plain just plugging the city with slaps at her open mic at Portland Burger every Wednesday for Late Night lyrics.
Kayla J is a 22 year old Portland born and raised lyricist and radio personality. KayelJ was inspired at age 7, and never stop indulging in her desires to create and has utilize every opportunity to propel herself to next level. Although some classify her as hip hop she doesn't want to be boxxed into one genre, and can mince well in other styles as well. Her content consists of material from both the Black and LGBTQ community, and notably freeing empowering vibrations.
Local Dj, Portlands one and only ever changing, metamorphic, shape shifting recording artist/DJ. He conscientiously crafts songs that represent his own personal interprations of his reality. His on the cuff vibrations and sensations will put you in your zone.
Up and coming recording artists DC Capital, is perhaps one of the most lit artist in Portland. He made moves and recently performed in LA and isn't slowing down. His music is perfect blend of fun, popping, and real. You can catch him all over Portland doing shows from No Cap, Hungry Hip Hop, or opening for artist like Mike Sherm, and certainly bouncing around and getting the crowd up and ready to party.
New locally grown hip hop artist CuddiE Whompus aka Jefe, is a Forver Global affiliate, performer, curator, and all around workhorse. Currently recording his first EP that is set to release June 1st titled "The Whomps The Funk" he self described as "kinda funky, kinda Hyphy, like David Bowie meets mac dre".