Dean Swift
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Dean Swift

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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"Dean Swift - The Brief"

Dean Swift "The Brief" Video - HipHopDX

"Dean Swift - The Low Pro"

Boston natives, Dean Swift (emcee) and Mike Irish (producer) team up for their first collaborative project. Cover/tracklist/download link after the jump. - 2DopeBoyz

"Dean Swift - The Low Pro"

With his new, Booth-sponsored mixtape so close to release that I can taste it (OK, not literally), Beantown emcee Dean Swift returns to raise anticipation for its arrival with one last world premiere off the project. On title track The Low Pro, Swift schools listeners on his uniquely low-key, yet effective approach to the game, flowing over a dreamy piano-synth instrumental by Mike Irish. If you’re digging this laid-back musical manifesto, be sure to check back with us tomorrow (the 23rd), when The Low Pro (the mixtape) hits the Booth for free streaming and download. -

"The Break Presents: Dean Swift and Mike Irish"

Boston natives Dean Swift and Mike Irish are a rapper/producer team eager to create a sound for their city...

Names: Dean Swift & Mike Irish

Age: 22 and 21

Reppin’: Boston

Our styles and/or skills have been compared to: We hate comparisons, and we hope that our individual and collaborative styles grow to be so diverse that nobody can pin us down to one particular style or sound

Our standout records and/or moments have been: Dean: Working on my debut album The Low Pro; Mike: Working on The Low Pro, working with Moufy and with Seattle-based Knowmads

We’re gonna change the game by: Dean: Bringing hip-hop into a new age with a strong knowledge and respect for it’s history; Mike: Fusing the genres of electronic and hip-hop

We’d Like to Work With: Dean: Nas or Jay-Z; Mike: Rick Ross or Curren$y

Our goal in hip-hop is: To create the sound of the city of Boston

We’re gonna be the next: Hip-hop trailblazers

To check out more of my music go to:, or Twitter (Dean and Mike) - XXL


Albums - The Low Pro (2011)



The combination of a rough urban upbringing and a college education has given Dean Swift a unique perspective. His life experiences as well as an impressive stage presence have allowed him to connect with an unusually diverse audience. The 22-year old rapper has been patiently mastering his craft, gaining buzz by opening for acts such as Styles P and Joe Budden. Swift has been waiting for the opportune moment to release a comprehensive reflection of experiences and ingenuity through his music.

His debut album “The Low Pro” attests to his lyrical versatility and diverse appeal, as well as the unique perspective that puts his music at the forefront of the Boston hip-hop scene. The name Dean Swift speaks to his ability to maintain a subtle profile with a musical style that is both clever and charismatic. With a fresh sound and an innovative style that separates him from other artists, the future is bright for the young Boston rapper.