In the current issue we covered a talent by the name of Lady “E”. She graced our covers with the millions of things that she fills her days with. Here is a glance at the article…..
Lady “E” is the newest class act to Hip Hop since Lauryn Hill. Her diverse talents in song writing, singing, and emceeing is well respected. An “angel in disguise” she has become by kind heartedly getting the scoop from celebrities and prosspects in the industry. Born and raised in Joliet “E” discovered a rare love for rap. Influenced by Missy Elliot, Aaliyah, and Selena she embraced their skills labeling them her sisters in music. “E” recorded her first mixtape in 2001 “The Class Act”. The project was poorly recorded and received harsh criticism but that only drove “E” to improve. In 2005, she released another mixtape “The Class Of 2006” dedicated to her fellow classmates graduating from high school. In 2006, she linked up with local producer Shane Jackson to record a serious of well known Lady “E” songs; She can’t do it, Tight Dress, and Badd Chick. In early 2007, she joined a new indie label H.A.F Music which included En2rage, AJ Ryme, DoM J and Chandrika. She focused on a new and improved sound on her project “Real Face”. “E” improved her skills by giving her fans more of her emotionally. In 2008 she parted ways with H.A.F Music. In 2009, she launched an online talk show for local artist “Ease Dropping” partnered with AJ Ryme. She interviewed local and main stream artist. She is currently ready to drop “Thrill of the Chase” mixtape September 17, 2009. This feminist, role model, talk show host, rapper, singer, and model is an all in one special gift to Hip-Hop. “I want to make feel good music, music you can relate to and have fun playing. I’m not a thug misses or a stripper rapper ;I’m that girl in the middle. The girl in the middle never has her say until now. I respect my black sisters, and it’s my duty to respect all people in my music. If you have a chance to speak to the world and influence them like every great person has you better say something worth hearing.” In 2008 “E” created a internet show called Ease Dropping. She interviewed and featured everyone from Big Sean, Kathy Harris, Jeremih, Keezo Kane, and Malik Yusef. In 2011, she took her show to a new label and got it placed on a cable network.