Indie Artist of the Day: Teri “Lyric” Green
Chicago’s own Hip hop artist Teri “Lyric” Green, fourth runner up in YOBI.tv and Myspace’s first ever “Take the Stage” competition with Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins and Johnny Wright, is as unique as they come. Lyric just did it again this weekend in L.A at the Indie Music Channel Awards she was nominated in 2 categories and swept the competition bringing both awards back to Chicago/Indiana. One for best Rap Song and the second for Best Rap Recording Lyric not only wrote this song, she produced it.
Lyric performs spoken-word hip-hop and neo soul. In 2011 her original song, “Can’t Back Down”, was nominated for song of the year at New York City’s Underground Music Awards. She was chosen as one of the finalists for the Coors Light Sponsored, “Looking for the Coldest” MC competition where her song, “Cold as Ice” was promoted and downloaded over 22,500 times. Lyric’s song “Death of a Poet” was also nominated for Song of the Year at the 2011 Music in Media Awards in Hollywood, California. She recently challenged herself to perform on fifty mics in sixty days, a feat that took her across the United States and even to Jamaica. Making her and Independent International Hip Hop artist.
Came in the top 5 in the Chicago market for Coors Light Search for the Coldest MC competition 2013. Lyric writes, produces, and engineers her music. She just got her first endorsement from a company in Indainapolis called Lampfier Mics and now she is reaching for the billboards list and she get the national radio campaign together to launch her new song Never Made It from her very first album Orphan 2 Engineer which is her literal story.
Pre-order her album Orphan 2 Engineer at the link below:
Preview of EP song on new album entitled Never Made It