Hip hop, rap; Illect Recordings – STREAM / BUY album
Illect Recordings artist James Gardin has used his multifaceted skill set of empowering rhymes, fun melodies, energetic stage presence, and deft fashion sense to become the most successful emcee in his hometown of Lansing, MI. In addition to his music being featured on ESPN, GaryVee TV, and Black&SexyTV, he has performed hundreds of shows around the world, amassed thousands of plays and downloads with coverage on top web sites and publications (HipHopDX, Earmilk, 2DopeBoyz, DJBooth, Paste, The Word Is Bond, Rapzilla, Lansing State Journal, Grungecake, Respect Mag, Sphere of Hip-Hop, and many more).
About | Gardin’s newest, “Damage,” is the launch-track for a newly-bundled set of previously released material titled The Groove Collection. Staying true to the “groove,” this new dance-inspired hip hop joint is just a good-time, feel-good, “get your back up off the wall” kind-of jam intended to get your feet moving. As always, Gardin’s vocals deliver & this new one fits into many listening types & moods.