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Rank #56 US Memphis, TN Hip Hop / Spoken Word / Comedy

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Sounds Like: 50 Cent, Eminem, Drake, Saul Williams, Lil Wayne

Label: Monkeystrong Entertainment, Monkeystrong Entertainment

Manager: Elliott Nelson

Bio: Elliott "Hardface" Nelson has dedicated his life to write, produce and perform art at its purest, undiluted form. His revolutionary/multidimensional style is unprecedented. Elliott /Hardface, (a musical pioneer) delivers brutally honest lyrical acrobatics laced with cynical, humor and creativity... See Full Bio

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    May 26

    Memphis, TN, US | 6:00pm

    Memphis, TN, US
    Mon May 26 6:00pm


    Are you ready for Melodic Mondays May 26th at Silver Spoon? Memorial Day will not be the same! Carmen Hicks Angie Holmes & Tamara Monger will be performing under one roof! These divas are going to shut the city down! Guest Spoken Word Artist Elliott Nelson aka HardFace & Travis Ross aka FunkieBuddah will be in the building. Painter Jazmine Bailey will return with her phenomenal live body paint artistry. DJ Len will be on the 1's & 2's. Doors open at 6p.There will be 2 for 1 drink specials and free admission until 7p. Also there will be giveaways all night! This event is sponsored by: Realis Sanders of Allstate Financial, Bezzirk, Body Decor Boutique, Spices of Life, &Tri-State Defender.

  • 2014

    Jan 25

    Memphis, TN, US | 8:00pm

    Memphis, TN, US
    Sat Jan 25 8:00pm


    Tired of falling to sleep at open mics? Tired of Shady-ass Promoter wasting your time with pitiful,wretched poorly organized shows? Come and see the best in the business. The Immortal Hardface | Hip Hop from Memphis, TN and Kevin Sandbloom. This is a night you dont want to miss. The last time Kevin Sandbloom came to Memphis is was epic. Come and The Ultimate Spoken Poet King of Cometry and the Soulful Kevin Sandbloom. Doors open at 8pm showtime 9pm admissiom $10. Mot & Ed's Kevin Sandbloom is a man of surprises. When he walks on stage, one doesn't expect to hear the music that comes from somewhere deep within, but give this man a minute and you will know why some describe his voice as other- worldly and soulful. Recently, he opened for Anthony Hamilton, Brandy, Saul Williams & Bilal. Sandbloom has also been a featured performer at Brooklyn Academy of Music and a guest instructor at Berklee College of Music. He wrote the title track for Grammy-nominated guitar legend Robben Ford's Supernatural album and has had a feature appearance on the ABC Family series "Lincoln Heights." He also wrote, directed and produced his own one-man show, SOUL TROUBADOUR, which opened to rave reviews in Los Angeles in spring of 2013. Sandbloom is currently touring and promoting his latest recording, VIVA LOS ANGELES, which includes the singles "Viva Los Angeles", "All Night Long" and "Woman". You can find all info at kevinsandbloom.com http://kevinsandbloom.com/promo.htm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wA3C38_OjIU Mot & Ed's (Southern Eatery) 1354 Madison Ave., Memphis, Tennessee 38104

  • 2013

    Nov 22

    West Memphis, ARKAN, US | 8:30pm
    Terry' Event Center
    West Memphis, ARKAN, US
    Fri Nov 22, 2013 8:30pm


    Come Out And Enjoy A Night Of Great Poetry and Spoken Word...This Friday Night @ Terry's Event Center... The Best Poets In The Midsouth! Angela Jackson from the Hot Radio Station V101 Will Be Our Host! DJ Big Rawd and DJ Lawd Ha Mercy Will Be Keeping The Crowd Hype Grown Folks Style! — with Keisha Batemon, Natasha Clay, Rodney Djbigrawd Richardson, Cicely Thomas, Kimberly Davis-Brown, Saundra Lynne Thomas and Jennifer Richardson-Thomas.

  • 2013

    Nov 2

    Memphis, TN, US | 8:00pm
    Mot & Ed's Southern Eatery
    Memphis, TN, US
    Sat Nov 02, 2013 8:00pm


    THE ART OF WORDS: HARDFACE LIVE Show CD & DVD taping.THE ART OF WORDS: HARDFACE LIVE Show CD & DVD taping The wait is finally over.People like this only come around once in a lifetime. The Immortal Hardface will be taping a live CD and DVD at Mot and Ed's November 2. 2013 @ Mot & Ed's 1356 Madison (home of the world famous Turkey Burger) Special guests Juju Bushman, El HAkim, Thurston Elliott, Tony Wolfe AKA 2headTony and others to be announced. Admission only $10.Guests will also receive a Cd with admission. Banned from Youtube DVDs will also be on sale.Come out and catch a rising star and be part of history in the making.Live music, sexy atmosphere and DJ.

  • 2013

    Jun 18

    Memphis, TN, US | 11:00pm
    MonkeyStrong Studios
    Memphis, TN, US
    Tue Jun 18, 2013 11:00pm



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