Archive for July 2013

Chicago Rapper 'Shake' shakes onto the Rap Scene

Chicago Rapper 'Shake' shakes onto the Rap Scene
Abhishek Iyer, known by his rap alias Shake, is another aspiring South Asian rapper hoping to make his mark on Chicago’s growing rap scene. He has already displayed his talent to freestyle over hip hop beats via his YouTube channel, and he has created numerous music videos including a ‘Derrick Rose anthem.’ Despite being unsigned,... Read more »

My Hopes, My Aims, My Ambitions – Dreams Shattered?

I thought for this latest blog post, I would take the opportunity to blog about how I started blogging for ChicagoNow and some of the aims I hoped to achieve out of it. I am from a city in England called Birmingham, and it might seem a little (or a lot) odd of why someone... Read more »