noun. People or works that are experimental, radical, or unorthodox with respect to art, culture, and society. It may be characterized by nontraditional, aesthetic innovation and initial unacceptability.
The avant-garde pushes the boundaries of what is accepted as the norm or the status quo.
idioms: SolidART’s Featured Artists
Leading the Nawfside music scene and leaving his mark on Dallas, FlexinFab knows how to deliver catchy flows over rhythmic beats.
His unique style has even put him in a genre of his own — Glam Rap. He turns his lifestyle and real life experiences into verses, creating music that will definitely keep you on your feet.
You can purchase merch and check his SoundCloud by clicking the links below:
**He apologizes for the use of foul language**
Hailing out of DTX, artist Sam Lao, is an all-around creative. From drawing and painting to merging singing with rapping, it seems like she can’t miss! Her debut EP, West Pantego, paved the way to her success. Instead of slowing down, she topped it with her most recent project, SPCTRM (posted below). Lao’s video “Pineapple” (view here) earned her national recognition. She’s on her way to the top and clearly not stopping anytime soon!
16-year-old Dallas native, TAY-K, is taking the game by storm. With over 100,000 plays, this young rapper is building buzz with tracks like “Murder She Wrote“ and “I <3 My Choppa”, making him hard to miss! 2017 is proving to be the breakout year for this artist on the rise!
Check out his mixtape #LIVINGLIKELARRY:
Consistently killing the music game, the “QUEEN OF TEENS”, Asian Doll, is one of Dallas’ most talented female artists.
Her 2016 mixtape Drippin in Glo made quite the buzz and her following projects surely didn’t disappoint either. Her latest mixtape, Outtaspace, is a must cop (so we thought we’d give you the link below) and after releasing a video for her track “GUCCI” only a week ago, it has hit almost 30,000 YouTube views! After downloading the mixtape, peep the video:
Multi-talented R&B/Soul artist, Bronson TwoSkies, made his debut in 2010 as a rapper, singer, and songwriter. Proving to be an artist that can’t exactly be categorized, TwoSkies has made a name for himself in the underground Hip-Hop world as well. He inspires the world by expressing himself through sharing personal stories and life experiences. With tracks like “Luxury” (view here) and “Juice” (posted below), Bronson is on his way to earning eminence in the music industry!
SNOW THE PRODUCT
Following her move to Texas and exposure from SXSW performances, Snow Tha Product dropped her debut album Unorthodox which included hits that became viral. She kept them coming with mixtapes like GoodNights & Bad Mornings and The Rest Comes Later. Snow has become known for her “rapid fire style” of rapping and consistency in delivery. She has been on numerous world-wide tours and accumulated millions of YouTube views.
She has recently claimed her thrown by teaming up with USA Network’s hit show Queen of the South. Keep scrolling to watch her new music video “RunThat”:
Singer, rapper, songwriter and producer, Imaj, is beginning to reap the fruits of his labor. Pursuing music since the young age of 12 and coming from humble beginnings has made him the artist he is today.
From releasing tracks such as “Dead Presidents” (posted below) and “Something Real” (view here) to performing at SXSW, Imaj is making his presence known in the music industry. Join the #RSVPLifestyle!
SolidARTnow.com | 2017