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The Boy Illinois


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Distinctively Different! In a world where “the same as” is considered dope. The dopeness of The Boy Illinois is that, he isn’t like others. Chicago born, Illi says, “I refuse to change for the sake of being mainstream Rap”, Illi says. “Hip Hop ain’t one dimensional”. You can’t put Illi in a box, you can’t define him in a word. Illi”s audience is, well read, thoughtful, and primarily likes R&B. His music is “Rhythm and Rap”, like him, different.

Politically Savvy, and unapologetic for it, “Illi” tweets about social consciousness and informs folks. You may not agree with him, but he does not consider being popular for it. He does it because it’s in his heart, and people need to know. Inhale part IV “Horai” touches on his feelings about the government. He likes Frank Ocean, not The Weekend. Illi says, ” I wake up to Sade, I run my mile to get me going, I don’t believe in monogamy, I don’t di…ride”. “I’m that southside ni…, fu… the government”.

INHALE PT 4 MP3 ”HORAI” on DJBOOTH.NET exclusively or, order the CD ”HORAI here”. Get to know Illi by watching his documentary on the making of Inhale Pt 4 ”HERE”. Nobody is like Illi, nobody.

“Illi” was recently featured on XXL The Break, and on MTV Rapfix “Get In The Game” segment with the host Sway and rapper “The Game”

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  • spillgil

    if anybody is actually interested in lyrics and stories, "On My Way Down" is a classic. Too bad this dude is being overlooked bc arguably the best story out there. Y'all need to at least give it a listen. It's not party music. Thought went into that joint.

    28 Mar 2012 Reply
  • spillgil

    Just heard "Like This" on "The Game" on BET. Nice going fam. They got good taste in music ha ha!!

    28 Mar 2012 Reply
  • MusicXray

    Thanks for being part of Music Xray and keep the music coming. Good luck with the opportunities available for your music we hope there is a match. Let us know if you need any help!

    22 Jul 2011 Reply

    This Money Keeps Callin' Me!!! $hit is the mad notes, thank you for sharing this with the world. Bless up!!

    29 Oct 2010 Reply
  • EzzieB

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    15 Jun 2010 Reply
  • J-Saint

    check out this music board i garantee its gonna improve your music business... and the best its for free

    14 Jun 2010 Reply
  • shaggychulo1

    He is dope definitely give him a listen everyone

    5 May 2010 Reply
  • Rampagegtx

    Where can I pick up your album?

    4 Mar 2010 Reply
  • Mrunserious

    This is some serious dope shit!

    9 Feb 2010 Reply
  • JordanA481

    southside it up southside it up

    9 Sep 2009 Reply
  • HollywoodFLOSS

    The Boy Illinois always with the ill lyrics

    24 Apr 2009 Reply

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