C-city, a rap artist from the DMV area, is bringing something different to the game. He tells stories with his lyrics while speaking about real life situations and everyday struggles. C-city was inspired by his grandfather at a young age and has been active in music since then. He wrote music for other artists while also playing in a band.
He started rapping in school for fun around friends until he noticed the positive feedback and how the people loved to hear him flow. This fueled his thirst for success, making him realize he wanted to be more involved in the rap industry. He built his own studio and taught himself to engineer, shoot and edit his own videos. Doing so helped developed his talents as a director and producer. His career took off after he was presented with the opportunity to open up for artists like Raheem DeVaughn, Chrisette Michele and Juicy J.
He performed at a various clubs and events not only in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia, but also in New York, Atlanta and Philadelphia. C-City has also been approached with record deals but prefers to maintain his status as an independent artist. The artist recently dropped his debut mixtape, "Elevation" in March of 2014, which received great buzz with over 5,000 views within the first day! C-City is on the rise. Keep your eyes and ears open for this young talented artist.
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