May 12: Elzhi Was Born. (1978)
May 12, 1978 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, Jason “Elzhi” Powers was born. Elzhi would grow up to: (1) become a member of Slum Village, (2) rap at open mic nights hosted by Proof (RIP), (3) pay homage to Nas with his Elmatic mixtape, (4) release 3 solo albums, (5) be 1/2 Jericho. Jackson with khrysis and (6) cofound the label Libido Sounds.
Happy Birthday Elzhi
GEM: Comments will make your wallet fat. 🤑
Such a phenomenal yet underrated rapper. I listen to “Not Here Anymore” with Him & Phonte daily.