Before the world heard the name Elzhi the young artist was sitting in the back of classrooms spitting verses while his friend banged out beats on desks. He spent years paying dues before his international debut on 'Come and Get It', a standout track from J-Dilla‘s ‘Welcome 2 Detroit’. Later going on to work very closely with the late, great J Dilla and releasing some incredible releases. Elzhi joined Slum Village in 2001 elevating the crew’s reputation, and allowing him to reach new levels of lyricism. ‘The Preface’, his solo debut on Fat Beats Records helped to solidify his reputation as one of the most inventive lyricists in the world.
Elzhi tour dates listed on Ents24.com since Feb 2009.
Official website elzhi.com