S.I.K. (Smok3 & Iysss Krew)

Group Name: S.I.K. (Smok3 & Iysss Krew)
City of Origin: Los Angeles, CA and Rowland Heights, CA
Group Member Names: Blaqiysss (pronounced black ice) and Smok3
Key Points of Interest:
• Released independent album, S.I.K. Thoughtz, in October 2013
• Previously released independent EP, S.I.K.ology
• Albums available on iTunes, Amazon, GooglePlay, Spotify, Rhapsody, Shazam
• Shot 3 professional music videos
• Opened up for artists such as: Ne-Yo, Tee Flii, Murs, TechN9ne, and E-40
• Performed at the 2012 DIY Fest
• Started a clothing line
• Both artists write their own material and have written songs for others
• Songs are concerned with the struggles of life, love, family, the party life, and personal experiences
• Members of ASCAP
Additional Data
• Stage presence is charismatic and entertaining (polished)
• Musical influences: hip hop and R&B of the 90’s, Method Man, Jay-Z, MC Lyte, Queen Latifah, Yo-Yo, Da Brat, 2 Pac, and Snoop
Fun Facts
• Both are Cancers (birthdays a week apart)
• Each has a son
• Smok3 has to smoke before he performs or write a song
• Blaqiysss started writing music when she was just 8-years-old