Mic Capes Teams Up with Producer Drae Slapz for SHEESH EP
Rising Portland hip-hop star Mic Capes returns with his new collabo EP SHEESH, entirely produced by Drae Slapz. Capes first official project since the critically-acclaimed album Concrete Dreams, Mic Capes ups the anty, sharpening his sword and taking aim at the throne over Slapz’ diverse and boisterous soundscapes. With his lead singles “Well Known” and “I Might” buzzing through Portland, the people have been craving new sounds from Mic as he’s also been destroying every live show in his path. Stream/Purchase SHEESH by Mic Capes and Drae Slapz and be on the lookout for more moves from these two.
About Mic Capes
Mic Capes is a prolific hip hop artist from Portland, OR that represents the North Portland neighborhood, St.Johns. Capes is known for having vivid story telling ability, raw lyricism, and thought provoking social commentary as key components of his music while at the same time making it all very palatable and digestable. His musical influences include Tupac Shakur, Nas, Ice Cube, DMX, Scarface, Kanye West and more.
He released his debut solo album “Rise & Grind” in 2012 and made a huge impact on the local hip hop scene. In September of 2016 he solidified his prowess as an upper tier artist dropping his critically acclaimed album “Concrete Dreams”, which was voted the number one Hip Hop Album to come out of Portland, Oregon by Willamette Week as well as mention in The Oregonian for having one of the top 10 albums of 2016. With his momentum building tremendously over the last year or so, Capes is truly one to look out for on a national level.