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Esseljay

Esseljay

Hip Hop / Soul / Alternative Baltimore, MD  US
Free Me Now Feat. Khalil Ismail
Free Me Now Feat. Khalil Ismail
Die Before Your Dearh
Die Before Your Dearh
Springtime Blues
Springtime Blues
Can't Be Without Love
Can't Be Without Love

Videos

Esseljay | Daydream | 3eyes (Official Video)

Shows

  • 2013

    Oct 11

    Asheville, NC, US | 9:00pm
  • 2013

    May 2

    Camden, NJ, US | 8:00pm
  • 2013

    Apr 11

    Washington, DC, US | 7:00pm

    VIVA LA REVOLUCION A special concert commemorating the struggle for independence across Latin America. Throughout the past century the people of South America have fought against the systematic exploitation of their natural resources by foreign powers. As a result the pains of poverty, hunger and disease hit every country and affected the lives of millions of indigenous people. However, from the depths of oppression rose great leaders who resisted and gave their lives for the liberation and independence of their people and land. This struggle continues today and must be respected and celebrated. Join us for an evening of edutainment (education + entertainment) in commemorating an independent and strong Latin America. Special Performances By: THE CORNEL WEST THEORY, LEFTIST, ESSELJAY, RADIO RAHIM Guest Speaker: TBA Advance tickets are ONLY $5 and must be purchased thru eventbrite (see the link below). Tickets at the door will be $10. Please note this is a 21+ concert. All attendees will be ID'd at the door.

  • 2013

    Apr 6

    Hartford, CT, US | 4:30pm

    https://www.facebook.com/events/388888191185335/?fref=ts

  • 2013

    Feb 28

    Washington, DC, US | 7:30pm

    Radio Rahim & Oppression.org Present: DROP BEATS NOT BOMBS Resisting Injustice Through Creative Action This special awareness concert focuses on bringing attention to the ongoing destruction and genocide committed by the use of drone bombs resulting in horrific deaths in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, and Yemen and affecting the daily lives of millions of innocent people. Guest speaker Medea Benjamin. Author of "Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control". Exclusive Performances by ESSELJAY, LEFTIST and RADIO RAHIM. Sponsored by CodePink and Busboys and Poets. CodePink4Peace.org BusboysandPoets.com

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  • Jess J Beatz (Artist)
    Jess J Beatz
    My name is Jess Jones. I’m the founder of the 6th annual G.$.S.H. Tour. Since the launch in 2009, this tour has produced 300+ concerts in 80+ cities with over 125,000 attendees. It may not be for the more established artists in a market, but we try to find ways to network & connect with everyone out here taking their careers seriously. We’ll be hosting a G$SH Tour Event at the Tree House Lounge in Washington DC Tuesday September 30th. If you or any artists you know are interested in performing at this event, you can rock. We don’t discriminate. No large fees, ticket sales, or anything like that required. All you have to do is pay the $12 entry fee to the event and bring at least 1 person with you to pay the entry fee as well. The set is 7 minutes long. If you’re interested, Email getmoneystophatintour@gmail.com your name, artist name, contact phone, contact email, city of residence, and show date(s) you want to perform at and I’ll get you confirmed for the show. Let me know sooner than later because slots are limited. We’re trying to evaluate as many artists as we can in every city. We’re looking for 5-6 artists to co-headline next year’s tour. If an artist is selected, they’d be paid up to $10,000 in 2-3 months to co-headline the 7th annual G$SH Tour. We’ll cover all travel & hotel expenses. And if we really like an artist, depending on availability, we could possibly add them to the remaining dates of this tour. This is a great opportunity for any upcoming artist serious about taking their careers to the next level. I paid out over $40,000 last year to artists during last year’s tour that I met at events just like this one coming up in your city, Everything above is the general info, but we prefer to talk to people over the phone. We can be reached at 818-723-0847 or 401-699-2002 orgetmoneystophatintour@gmail.com for more info. Our motto is this; you can fix bad music but you can’t fix bad people. This tour is about connecting with the best people in every market and finding ways to work together. Here is The Official GMSH Tour Promo Video; http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukMMVApCt_M&feature=share&list=PL15828AF51FF89605 G$SH Tour Washington DC Event Info: Dates: Tuesday, September 30th Venue: Tree House Lounge Address: 1006 Florida Ave NE Washington DC 20002 Time: 7:00pm – 12am Age: 21+ Advance Price: $10 Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/6th-annual-gsh-tour-tree-house-lounge-washington-dc-tickets-12879925203 Door Price: $12 Starring: Jess J (Los Angeles, CA) DJ/Host: Jayali (Providence, RI) Featuring: Tarell Tymes, Hotspitta, & More… TOUR DATES September 28th – Muncheez Bar & Grill (Beckley, WV) September 30th – Tree House Lounge (Washington D.C.) October 1st – The Legendary Dobbs (Philadelphia, PA) October 4th – The Place Bar (Brooklyn, NY) October 5th – Tobacco Road (New York City, NY) October 7th – Electric Haze (Worcester, MA) October 8th – Davis Square Theatre (Boston, MA) Visit www.GetMoneyStopHatinTour.com for more information. Lastly, add my official profiles to stay connected;www.facebook.com/jessjjones, www.twitter.com/jessjjones, and www.instagram.com/jessjjones
  • KING BATES (Artist)
    KING BATES
    Hello how are you? I hope all is well. I see that you are a rap artist in the Baltimore area. If you are listening to any new music or if you have anything that you are working on send me a link to my inbox and fan me back. thanks!
  • MARAVI LIVE SHOW (Label)
    MARAVI LIVE SHOW
    SEARCHING (TALENT) TO PERFORM ON THE HOTTEST ENT. TALK SHOW OF THE EAST COAST www.facebook.com/maraviliveshow (267-225-4525)
  • Sheila Ann (Artist)
    Sheila Ann
    Tight flow. I love your style!
  • Blak Luv (Artist)
    Blak Luv
    Throwing Support from Boston...Keep Ridin!!! BLAK LUV www.twitmusic.com/blakhornet

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Sounds Like: Mos Def Official, Lupe Fiasco, Kendrick Lamar, Zion I, Immortal Technique

Manager: Naimah Sharif

Bio: Born in Baltimore, MD, Esseljayis a rapper and music producer. Esseljay brings out sounds and themes that can be compared to very few artists in mainstream music. Influences he frequently mentions include Lupe Fiasco, Black Thought, Yasiin Bey, Dead Prez, and Common. Aiming to share unfiltered ex...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Ok we effin get it. It's Kanye's birthday. Get it together frkn radio!!!

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  • Song Plays 7,541
  • Video Plays 2,687
  • Total Fans 4,889
  • ReverbNation Fans 393
  • Facebook Likes 2,528
  • Twitter Followers 1,522
  • YouTube Subscribers 361
  • Mobile App Users 5
  • Widget Impressions 2,508

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