North Side. Hard Times. Getting Money. Good Times!!!
Hello my good people, My name is Ismael "I$$UE" Tubens. I'm 20 years old and from NICETOWN!lol North Philadelphia. I've been Rapping since the 10th grade, but no body really knew(you know, like a hobby). Actually I just started sharing my music with the world this past year and it's been a wild and crazy ride. But I've learned a lot, and I'm still learning you know? Because I strongly believe "A day without learning is a day wasted." So I'm constantly Reading and Networking so that I can keep progressing through out my life like my man Russell Simmons. But enough about me...The MIXTAPE!!!:
ISSUE: Live From The P.I.T. Vol.1
A Lot of people ask me "what is the P.I.T.?" And to that I say: the Psyche of Ismael Tubens. Yeah it's kinda hype but I don't write, It's STRICKLY from the dome! Don't get it twisted tho, I don't freestyle; I take the time to milk BARS from the dome(from the P.I.T.) like a cow lmao. And It's completely 100(real/honest) Rap. My modo is: "If it ain't completely 100, it's a goal...or bout these hoes, cause I get those." lol For Real though, I don't be shooting niggas up on the track cause that ain't me, plus I'm from PHILLY man that shit need to STOP fOR REAL. And you ain't gonna catch me in the trap house either,NAAAW sorry but Mom Dukes is a Cop she will kick my ASS. lol SHOUT OUT to Mom Dukes too!!!
In closing, a lot people ask me "so who you sound like?" I sound like ME, I'm sort of like a Poet/Rapper. I spit poetry on beats, you gotta listen and see what I see. But I do have a combination of personal traits that you may find in many of the GREAT ONES: I'm a ENTREPRENUER like Master P, LOVED by all(or most) like Biggie Smalls, COMPLETELY 100(REAL/HONEST) like Jay-Z and Young Jeezy, SUPURB WITH THE WORDS like Andre 3000, T.I. And Lil Wayne, and can RIDE ANY BEAT like Jada Kiss. But most importantly who do I sound like?.....MYSELF! I$$UE! CHYEEAAH!!! Or... DEDICATION mixed with PASSION and DESIRE; With some CREATIVITY, IMAGINATION and a DEFINITE PLAN...Sounds like GREATNESS to me! LMAO So Listen to the Mixtape, the WHOLE mixtape(and don't hesitate to tell me what you think about it or how you think I can improve. Thanks.)and download one song, a couple songs, your favorites, But I recommend the whole mixtape for FIVE REASONS:1) It was Mixed and Mastered by my Good Friend Dave(SHOUT OUT to Dave TOO!!!)and sounds GREAT.
2) The Beat Selection was Chosen By yours truly and it is CWAZZY!!!
3) Each Song Flows nicely into the next, and something that I noticed is that if you listen to it a number of times you will begin to see what I see, sort of like my life story up until now.
4) It's very INSPIRING, I GUARANTEE it will get you AMPED if you need to Get Amped, Calm your nerves if they need calming, make you laugh, smile, say "EEEL"... a few times lol and if you really see what I see(and your a sentimental person) make you cry. But by the time it's over I STRONGLY BELIEVE that YOU WILL BELIEVE that YOU CAN DO WHATEVER You put YOUR MIND TO because I CAN!
5) And last,but not least, the Second Mixtape is 85% done!(MAY 15th, 2009!!!) It's even CWAZZIER, and I make references.lol How you gonna know what I'm talking about?
Look, I'm on the RISE like Tide and my waves are spinning.(yeah I cut the curly top)I'm supplying you all with some Cwazzy Hot Inspirational Music, and I Pray that you all supply me with MUCH LOVE and HELP ME REACH THE TOP. Thanks GOD->FATHER! ONE.
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