Check out upcoming Cincinnati-based rapper, Phildizzle. He has a few tracks out there and from the ones I’ve heard, he’s definitely someone to keep on your radar. This is his version of Bobby Brown and Damian Marley’s “Beautiful”. Listen and drop your thoughts.
Philip Retji Dakum is his full name. Born and raised in Jos, Nigeria(J-town), the same place that brought you acts like M.I, Jesse Jagz, Iceprince, Kahli Abdu, Tuface, P-square et al. He went to secondary school in Bethany Christian Academy where he was a member of a group called “Prodigies”. It was there he got the moniker “Phildizzle” by his friends. He has different songs alongside acts like Don, T-dizzle, Lordswag, Vino, Ges, Sense and was also produced by jesse jagz for a song. Relocating to America, he teamed up with Daze, Fav, Josh Drennan and a few other artists on a few tracks. Phildizzle listens to all genres of music but when it comes to being inspired he listens to more of J.Cole, Wale, Jay Z, T.I, Ludacris and Chammillionaire. Phildizzle is working on a Mixtape set to drop sometime in June called “Real Talk”. Expect a lot from Phildizzle. At the moment he’s studying Computer Science and Programming at The College Of New Jersey.