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Elzhi (Musicians)
Elzhi is an American MC from Detroit. He was member of the hip hop group Slum Village until 2010.
Elzhi in Features
Music Interview | posted 21.11.2011
Elzhi
»Hip Hop is not used to covers«
Not just anybody can approach a classic like Nas’ Illmatic. Not saying that Elzhi wouldn’t be just the right person to do so: As a veteran of the Detroit Hip Hop scene and as member of the indie institution Slum Village he already has earned his stripes. And his re-interpretation Elmatic alongside the band Will Sessions has been one of the most celebrated releases this year. Enough of a reason to embark on a tour through Germany during which we were able to talk to Elzhi about his latest body of work.
Elzhi in Reviews
Music Review | posted 15.05.2011
Elzhi
Elmatic
Elzhi has reinterpretet Nas’s Illmatic and made the »New York State Of Mind« of ’94 become a »Detroit State Of Mind« of 2011.
Recent Articles
Music News | posted 01.10.2021
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Das Große Ganze
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Music News | posted 17.09.2021
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Music List | posted 01.12.2021
End-of-year review 2021
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