Streetwise was born in Queens NY, but moved to Denver, Colorado in 1995. He had a background and passion for music at an early age. Began writing rhymes and poetry at age 9. Recording his first songs in 2002 he decided to take music serious and began writing hundreds of raps. He moved on to production in 2004, studying various music production software and equipment, he quickly built momentum and his talent truly showed. Now, hundreds of beats later his buzz in his city is strong and growing, he has produced tracks for various local artists, as well as himself. Currently he is working on major label, television, and ad placements, as well as building up his production company S.o.S.t.r.e.e.t. Productions.
Streetwise was originally part of The Merchantz. There are five members of The Merchantz, and they inlcude Don Sosa, Streetwise, Spazmatik (aka Poetic Just-Is) Dezert E, and Scorch. To become official, Streetwise and Poetic Just-Is started Merchantz Entertainment LLC May 15th, 2008. As President of Merchantz Entertainment LLC Streetwise oversees the operation of the label. All publishing, marketing, promotion, distribution, booking, and recording go through him. As an artist Streetwise sets himself apart as emcee and lyricist by producing well constructed, insightful, intelligent rhyme schemes. While providing versatile deliveries along with creative word play, Streetwise crafts each song with meaning and purpose. As well as rap, Streetwise also writes r&b, rock and pop songs, and produces professional, industry quality beats across various genres of music.
formed in 2001 The Merchantz started out as a 5 man group, eventually all branching out to focus on individual projects. Streetwise and Spazmatik co presidents of Merchantz Entertainment LLC sought to expand theirvision by not only being artists, but managers, promoters, publishers, as well as offering beat production, artist development, and a host of other valuable services through their company.
within that Streetwise and Merchantz member Don Sosa decided to start S.o.S.t.r.e.e.t. (saving ourselves thru real entertainment & entrepreneurship today) Productions, a production company. they produces a range of beats and styles including all different types of hip hop beats, r&b, pop, rock, club, Top 40, and much more. song writing available as well
we've done shows all over the state of colorado Casselman's, Cervantes, The Aggie theater, the Roxy, Tooey's, Hermans Hideaway, Larimer Lounge, Club Desire, Quixotes, The Oriental Theater, Rockstar Lounge, as well as other places throughout the southwest, dallas and houston texas.
2 pac, biggie, jay z, nas, beanie sigel, jadakiss, dr dre, snoop dogg, diplomats, whodini, slick rick and doug e, big daddy kane, Rakim, The Isley Brothers, Franky Beverly & Maze, Curtis Mayfield, Teddy Pendergrass, Michael Jackson, Tribe called quest, the roots, talib kweli, mos def, common, kanye west, timbaland, just blaze, darkchild, pharrell jermaine dupri, Eryka Badu, Alicia Keys, Mary J Blige, and so many others as well. we try to draw inspiration from all types and genres of music.
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