SkyBlew – (POSITIVE Anime Inspired Hip Hop) AS HEARD ON FUNIMATION!!!
Introducing SkyBlew, a young BUZZING emcee who resides in North Carolina by way of Auburn, Alabama. Signed to Mega Ran’s RandomBeats Music label, he is rapidly becoming the hip-hop voice for a new generation with a NEW SOUND…
His music is very positive and inspirational but it still gets the fans attention with infectious beats and lyrics. This kid sounds like NOTHING out right now! Speaking from his life experiences such as: foster care, homelessness and etc, he uses his message in hopes to make a difference. He chose to rise above the dire circumstances and share his story. SkyBlew also, uniquely incorporates anime, cartoon and video game references/themes into his repertoire to create hip hop like you’ve never heard before! He doesn’t want to put himself in a box, so he strays away from putting certain labels on his style. He simply titles it – Painting The Sky,Blew!!! Most say he is a breath of fresh air actually! Although he is VERY UNDERRATED, this young man still perseveres and has built a following that reaches far beyond the borders of this state. Following the narrative “I Don’t Rap, I Paint The Sky,Blew!!!” He’s the coolest nerd, you ever heard!
SkyBlew has even created music officially for the top anime company – FUNIMATION!!!
A few of his convention performances include: Anime Weekend Atlanta, Magfest: Game Over (NC & NY), MAGWest, The Carolina Gaming Summit, Hoshicon, The Triad Anime Con, Playthrough Gaming Con & many more!
SkyBlew is featured on some of the most notable websites in cyberspace such as: MTV, AXS TV, 2DopeBoyz, Afropunk, Inverse, Almost Nerdy, Impose Magazine, Earmilk, HotNewHipHop, Rapzilla, Nerd Reactor and countless others!
SkyBlew has also, opened for countless MAJOR acts including: Lupe Fiasco, Kendrick Lamar, Curren$y, Pusha T, Flobots, Del The Funky Homosapien, Jedi Mind Tricks, Watsky, Slum Village, Grieves, Wax & many more!!
Here are some examples of the anime/cartoon/video game inspired music he creates:
https://youtu.be/QgFAkd-33FY (These A-T’s) [Air Gear inspired]
https://youtu.be/UGlkPN8yz64 (This About Dreams | Vibe With The Blew) [AMV]
https://youtu.be/cMTUZ86VIfw (Our Secret Base!) [AMV]
http://megaranmusic.com/album/skyblew-the-cowardly-boy [Courage The Cowardly Dog Themed Album]
https://youtu.be/Z3ui7cFKMCY (Game Over ft. Mega Ran & WhizKid)
https://youtu.be/Sru1CjBkU3A (The Ballad Of Pigeon Man) [Hey Arnold inspired]
https://youtu.be/kX1FnCrRGeQ (Makeshift Flow)
https://youtu.be/qHQE4_b2DdA (Spirit Detective 2) [Yu Yu Hakusho Inspired]
Here are some of his MUSIC VIDEOS:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGix0vOW41c (I’m Blew)
SkyBlew is destined for GREAT things! His exposure is growing exponentially on the regional, national, and international levels. With over MILLIONS of views on Youtube, he is painting the sky an elevated shade of BLEW!! His last 3 albums, which were released under Mega Ran’s imprint – RandomBeats Music, debuted on the Bandcamp front page as BEST SELLERS, in the Hip-Hop category! SkyBlew was also nominated for the NCUMAS (North Carolina Underground Music Awards) 2012 Lyricist Award! His powerful music video/short film “Running in Place” won Best Music Video at the Rumschpringe International Short Film Festival, Great Lakes International Film Festival and more! He released multiple albums in South Korea that made it to their TOP 10 CHARTS! Also, he has a song on the album, “In Ya Mellow Tone 10 Anniversary Best” that made it to #1 ON JAPAN ITUNES CHARTS!!! The nominations continue to soar! Legendary performances are in the making… Appointed times appear, and with the state of Hip-Hop today, we need more from SkyBlew!
You can hear more of his MUSIC here:
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