Living on the streets of East Oakland, Ca is a struggle all on its own. Hailing from the town that raised some of the greatest RnB and Rap artists such as Tupac Shakur, Mc Hammer, Digital Underground, The Luniz, Too Short, Mike Marshall and Keyshia Cole comes yet another great entertainer Eddi projex. Undeniably one of Oakland's most versatile Rappers Eddi Projex has something for everybody to listen to. From crafty Hip-Hop tunes to Cadillac classics and Poetic Gangsta rap Eddi reaches all musical listeners. One of his most recent collaborations between himself and Hi-Speed records has made Eddi p's new album Now or Never a Mainstream Deadringer.
Projex went on a 5 year run from the authorities, which led him to linking up with Hip-Hops most notorious and well-respected Rappers Numbskull(of the Luniz),and Money B (of Digital Underground) and Ras Kass. Projex credits both Platinum selling Rapper Numskull and Rass Kass for developing his rap style and also moved around with Numskull to cities such as New York, Los Angeles and Oakland. During this time Digital Underground and The Luniz made Eddi their official Hype man on several tours.
It was between these tours that Eddi formed a group named The Hittaz On Tha Payroll releasing two group albums (Underground Like Dead People Part 1, Ghetto Storm . Following the release of these two albums it was evident for Eddi to release a solo album Eddi Projex Presents: Oakland Street Music Vol. featuring artists such as Mac Dre , D-Loc of 415, Mr. F.A.B, Hittaz On Tha Payroll, Sav Lil Homiez, FM Blue, G-Stack of the Delinquents, Numskull and Money-B.
These albums accompanied by two music videos Oakland and Drank alot feat. Money B and Numskull has taken television by storm. Drank-Alot reached the 3 slot on BET's uncut Top 10 count down trailing Nelly's 1 videoTip Drill and 50 Cents 2 video Disco Inferno. With captivating performances in clubs and highly talked about videos he shows all the signs of an MC Superstar.
What gives Projex such an edge is his voice and his versatile storytelling abilities which record execs. have yet to discover. Eddi has stirred up the streets and the Industry being compared to rappers such as Eazy E, Too Short, Jay Z, Tupac Shakur, Nas, Scarface, TI and Young Jeezy and Notorious B.I.G. Eddi Projex now has to of the hottest singles in the bayarea, "On Like Me" & Straight out the bay are getting heavy radio roation on 106 kmel and wild 94.9 and thruout California.His Verstile lyrics and voice seperate him from all the regular hyphy rappers. Eddi projex featured on Beeda weeda "Turfs up remix", V-White Oakland song, and other bayarea albums. Eddi p also just featured in the new Sean Paul from the "Young Bloodz" solo album "Hood Anthem". Eddi Projex is truley the next Bayarea Rap Star to take his Music to a National Level. Eddi Projex is really the truth and clearly the next big thing to happen to Hip-Hop.
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