Cleveland Hip Hop rapper Akiese does it again! Akiese a Cleveland native recently returned to the city with new smash summer single featuring recent people’s choice award winner “Skitso”. The new single (Where I’m From) took the city by storm after the release of the music video filmed in Cleveland.

The New Cleveland Hip Hop

Akiese & Skitso are most known for some of there previous works, such as Debut albums (It’s A Hood Thang 1 & 2, and hit single Chill-N-Chop It Up). Akiese & Skitso have been working on classic records for the Cleveland Hip Hop scene since a early age. Being both from the w.130th area these two artist combined forces to make one powerhouse of a team. The Cleveland hip hop community is now becoming supporters of Akiese & Skitso in a big way. Skitso After winning the Ohio Hip Hop Awards People’s Choice Award has been on a steady incline every since.

Taking Cleveland Hip Hop To Tampa

Akiese now residing in FL, and soon to release his new album which will be available late summer. Akiese is also rapidly gaining exposure through his music, directing, filming, and editing in the FL region. The new single “Where I’m From” was one of many Akiese works of art. This urban style music video demonstrated some of the amazing film work, and landmarks Cleveland has to offer.

Cleveland Hip Hop was for some time at a stand still, with no new artist coming out the area since Kid Cudi. Akiese & Skitso seem to be the next big hip hop sensations we will be seeing in the near future coming out of Cleveland.

Where Will Cleveland Hip Hop Be In 5

When you look at where today’s music scene is headed, you can easy see why Akiese & Skitso will be standing on the forefront as top artist. These two artist poses the ability to keep current with today’s music trend, while never loosing that direct connection to the people. In the near future we can expect to see these two artist on top of the Cleveland Hip Hop roster for radio airplay, many major events, and national tours.


Akiese new Cleveland Hip Hop rapper has started to make some real noise in the Cleveland  market. Akiese originally from Cleveland Ohio recently dropped a brand new music video featuring a few of Tampa Bay’s brightest stars. The newest single Go Hard that was produced by Akiese features Famous Kid Brick & VH1’s Rehab start Drewbee Arthur. The classic Go Hard record may be the talk with the town because it is recent release.

Cleveland Hip Hop On the Rise?

Cleveland continues to be know for having tons of local talent. The hip hop scene is probably the best features of the city if you’re into good entertainment and have a foot into the music scene. Akiese is currently focusing on his latest video for that hot single My Star featuring Florida’s r&b sensation Young Joe. Young Joe made his nationwide debt on “2 Pistols Lights Down Low” which went on to sale over a million copies.

Cleveland Hip Hop Whats Next?

Cleveland is now benefiting from nationwide support from the music community, With on of the strongest radio networks in the united states, artist have become trying to bust out the Cleveland market. Akiese has worked the Tampa Hip Hop scene for upwards of 12 months. This talented artist has learn to see some buzz on his name following the single “Racks In The Air” went public featuring 2 Pistols & Famous Kid Brick. This song by Akiese quickly put focus on him as a leader in Cleveland Hip Hop. Cleveland might be considered the jump of state for Akiese.

Cleveland Hip Hop Super Star

Akiese is defiantly regarded as the subsequent big “Cleveland hip hop” music star. As Akiese works on his new music video’s he’s managed to get a point to create songs with Florida’s heavy hitters. Cleveland has never had a artist with the drive and dedication as Akiese. Akiese will be touring the U.S. In mid 2013.

Akiese Opens The Door For Cleveland Hip Hop

Cleveland may be considered to be one of the best places to brake a fresh record, but additionally considered the most difficult. Many Cleveland artist make it in the region appear to go on to perform some big things in music & film. If Akiese may be the next star for Cleveland make no mistake the Cleveland Hip Hop door to the music business will probably be opened.