GENESIS BLU – SATURDAY, 5/13 @ 3:00PM
Genesis Blu, Best Rapper of 2016 in Houston Press, is a native Houstonian who exemplifies the heart and soul from the Golden Era of Hip Hop. Genesis has been taking the hip hop scene by storm since winning the Matthew Knowles artists showcase in 2014. As an emcee her lyrics are versatile, hard hitting, and smooth with swagger. Genesis’ recent performances include opening for Teyana Taylor at House of Blues along with being direct support for The Pharcyde, DJ Mannie Fresh, and Bun B from UGK. For her latest musical project, Genesis will release the much-anticipated Bluming Season EP in April 2017.
In addition to her music career, Genesis also devotes her remaining time to facilitating change in her community. In her endeavors to do so she is launching a campaign entitled Bluming Season.
Which has a mission to assist 1,000 people in achieving their goals by lending her skills as a licensed therapist to assist in these areas. She is also currently partnered with the Women’s March on Washington, where she will march not only perform songs from her new EP but also march as an activist for women’s rights.