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Grizzly Magerk - Biography
Grizzly Magerk has released two little known albums, The Clean Fillth Collection Volumes 1-2. Clean Fillth Collection Volume III, a collection of songs touching the humorous and sometimes sinister less often spoken of sides of hip-hop and the lo...See Full Bio
A: It's a very interesting thing. Chicago has always been active in producing hip hop artist, whether it be dance, rap, production, dj'ing, fashion. The thing is Chicago has bread a brand new artist fueled by the local environment of violence and poverty. I honor the young'ns out there coming up rapping because it's honest. On the other hand, the subject matter is less to my taste. This said I think that we will see a new group of artist come out of "The City" simply out of the need for change. I believe there will be a renaissance, so to speak, of more constructive, conscience rap. I think for every generation or two there is a cycle. Who knows years after that we might be back to "Bang, Bang"!