BlackEyePlaga

BlackEyePlaga

 Chicago, Illinois, USA
BandHip HopR&B

Biography

BLACK EYE PLAGA WAS BORN TO MULTI-RACIAL DOMINICAN & MEXICAN PARENTS.HE ARRIVED IN CHICAGO AT THE AGE OF EIGHT.AFTER LIVING ON THE ISLAND & MEXICO HIS TRANSITION INTO THE GRIMEY STREETS WAS EASED BY THE FAST EMERGING CULTURE OF HIP HOP,BASKETBALL,BREAK DANCING & MC-ING WERE HIS ESCAPE AS WELL AS GHETTO PASS FROM THE GANGS & VIOLENCE THAT
PLAGUED THE NEIGHBORHOODS.A LOCAL STAPLE IN THE CHI-TOWN UNDERGROUND SCENE PERFORMING ALL OVER THE CITY FROM CUBBY BEAR,DOUBLE DOOR,ELBOW ROOM,SUBTERRANEAN,DIRTY NELLYS,HOP HAUS,ABBEY PUBB DARK ROOM,TO COLUMBIA COLLEGE,WRIGHT COLLEGE,NORTHEASTERN TO HUMBOLDT
PARK,KELVYN PARK AND GRANT PARK. AFTER A NARROW DEFEAT IN A XXL & SOURCE MAGAZINE SPONSORRED COMPETITION 2K11
HAS SEEN PLAGA OPEN UP FOR 9TH WONDER,FREDDIE GIBBS,MIKKEY
HALSTED,GEMSTONE & THE STREETS ARE TALKING."I PAID MY DUES TO THIS CULTURE AND THIS MUSIC. I'M GOING TO LET IT SPEAK FOR ITSELF. LET THE PEOPLE DECIDE IF I'M READY TO BE MORE THEN LOCAL."