LOS ANGELES – Oct. 29, 2013 – Hip-hop artist MGK talked about growing up and breaking into the rap scene in Cleveland during an exclusive interview tonight on AXS TV’S SKEE LIVE with host DJ Skee. Accompanying the lively interview, MGK performed “Swing Life Away” off his latest mixtape “Black Flag.”
Watch the interview clip and performance on YouTube here: http://bit.ly/18AMtQ8
MGK took the hip-hop world by storm in 2011 when Sean Combs signed him after a show at SXSW and he was later named the “Hottest Breakthrough MC of 2011” by MTV. The next year, the Cleveland native released two albums, “Lace Up” and “Half Naked & Almost Famous,” which charted at No. 4 and No. 46 on the Billboard Top 200 and his single “Wild Boy” featuring Waka Flocka Flame broke into the Billboard Hot 100.
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