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**A CMJ Music Marathon Event**
MACHINE GUN KELLY
Hailing from Cleveland, Ohio, Machine Gun Kelly takes his name from his rapid-fire lyrical flow. He has released several acclaimed mix tapes, including 100 Words and Running (2010), Lace Up (2010), and Rage Pack (2011). He signed with Diddy's Bad Boy Records earlier this year and is set to release his debut on the label, Lace Up, in early 2012.
Chris Webby (Christian Webster) is an up-and-coming rapper from the suburbs of Fairfield County, Connecticut. In just over two years, he has released six full-length mix tapes, including The White Noise LP (2009), Teenage Mutant Ninja Rapper (2009), Optimus Rhyme (2010), The Underclassmen (2010), Best in the Burbs (2010), and his most recent release, Webster's Laboratory, which dropped this June.
Dom Kennedy graced the streets of Los Angeles in 2008 with the release of his debut project, titled 25th Hour. After receiving local and nationwide praise, the Leimert Park native followed up in 2009 with Future Street/Drug Sounds and Best After Bobby. In 2010, he released From The Westside, With Love, which legitimized his fan base nationwide, receiving over 65 thousand downloads.
Hailing originally from Morocco, rapper French Montana is based in New York City and is the founder of Cocaine City Records. He has released numerous well-received mix tapes, including The Laundry Man (2009), Coke Boys (2010), and Mr. 16: Casino Life (2011). He also recently collaborated with Waka Flocka Flame on 2011's Lock Out. His studio release Pardon My French drops soon.
Kid Ink is a rapper, producer, and songwriter from Los Angeles. After recently following up his debut release Crashing Landing (2010) with his second official project Daydreamer (2011) (both executive produced by DJ Ill Will), he's making some serious noise online and in the streets of Los Angeles. As a producer he has worked with such notable names as Sean Kingston, Yung Berg, Diddy, and Nipsey Hussle.
Though born in Queens, rapper Action Bronson is of Albanian descent. He has collaborated on several recent albums, including The Program EP with Don Producci (2010) and Well Done with Statik Selektah (2011). His debut studio album, Dr. Lecter, dropped earlier this year and has already received rave reviews.