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Intelligenz, an emcee born and raised in Chicago Illinois is a Hip-Hop Recording Artist, elevating her career in the bright lights of Vegas, aka Sin City. If given one word to define her craft she would say “REAL” in every sense of the word. She is a young lady who understands the sacrifice needed to make it in this industry. Often compared to the style of Lauryn Hill and Common she’s made it her mission to follow in the path of the great Emcees . Intelligenz has begun to create her own lane through all the noise and bright lights of Las Vegas. Although the new year is in in sight, during 2012 Intelligenz has navigated her career with the help of her fans and supporters to have her debut single: “If You Ever Doubted” featured on Las Vegas’s own KCEP Power 88.1. The song offers the perfect balance of melody, instruments and lyrical concept to render the soul that has been neglected in Hip-Hop today. With support from 88.1 she was able to increase her brand and take her show on the road. Opening as a featured performer at the LA Comedy Store in Hollywood. As the only Hip-Hop Artist amongst all comedians, she will cross any stage that allows her to represent the female voice in the game. One of her favorite performances was the 2012 KCEP Power 88.1 block party where the radio station celebrated their 40th anniversary, community, unity and public service. Another great move towards integrating Hip-Hop into other markets and an even further step for the FEMCEE movement. Currently she is gearing up to release “Welcome To My Dream” to her fans Jan 2013. The song touches on her commitment to music, dedication to Hip-Hop and allows you to see the diversity in not only her delivery but writing capability. Fans can also look for a collaboration from Intelligenz and the legendary, New York raised Percee P in 2013. Hailing as the only African American Femcee to perform at the 2011 & 2012 Annual Fiesta Filipino Festival, she makes a strong stance for the women in Hip-Hop. She was blessed to showcase her talent alongside great artists such as “Camino” of Shine Entertainment and the elite dance group known as the “JABBAWOCKEEZ.” Sharing the stage with exceptional teams like the West Coast Blaze the Stage organization founded by Mike Robinson, she was a featured performer during the 2011 6th Annual Culture Fest. Once again Intelligenz represented as one of the only female emcees on stage for the city of Las Vegas. The 2010 Las Vegas Blaze The Stage winner was then invited to perform at the BET “Blaze The Stage” Showcase at Venice Beach 2011. She continues to advance in perfecting her craft increasing her fan base. Her connection to music is real. As she matured from a battle rapper, she felt it was imperative to deliver a message that represented who she was beyond the quick flip of a punch line or lyrical run-ons. She wanted her music to matter; to be remembered, inspiring and thus began the journey of her freshman project, “Everything I Am”. The album presents innovative sounds, classic lyrical skills and raw energy. Choosing a name that would force her to be accountable for her actions Intelligenz takes pride in being an example for women. Surviving foster care for 12 years on the South side of Chicago she enlisted at 18 and served as a police officer in the Air Force. Completing 6.5 years honorably she went on to complete her Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice and is pursuing her Masters in Business, strengthening her brand & name. Speaking to the youth in the community, she instills that anything is possible with education. Her debut album, “Everything I Am” can be expected early 2013. It only takes one meeting with Intelligenz & everything becomes clear; she’s in a league of her own. If you give her a challenge make sure to give her the room to exceed it! She only needs one who sees how special she is.

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