Karen Civil is an American social media and digital media marketing strategist. She gained attention for helping to create and run Weezythanxyou.com, a website where the rapper Lil Wayne published letters to his fans while he was incarcerated at Rikers Island. She has gone on to run campaigns for Apple, Hilary Clinton and Lebron James.
Karen Civil also hosts a new entrepreneurship program on Complex called "Good Looking Out", where Civil and her panel of guests demystify entrepreneurship within six different tenants: technology, fashion, sneakers, food, music, and lifestyle.
B.A.G (BLIMES BRIXTON AND GIFTED GAB)
B.A.G aka Blimes And Gifted Gab breathe life back into the game with this classic back and forth. The witty duo play off each others words effortlessly and their chemistry is undeniable on “Come Correct”. Expect to see more of these two in 2019.
Gabrielle "Gifted Gab" Kadushin was born and raised in Seattle, WA's Central District. Growing up in the church and singing in the choir, she was composing melodies and playing instruments at a young age. As well as music. Freestyle rapping in elementary school turned into Gab professionally showcasing her skills in major venues and festivals across the US. She's opened for legends such as DJ Quik, Rakim & Slick Rick as well as write ups in major publications like XXL, VH1, Dope & TIME magazine. In 2016, she curated & headlined her own 8 city tour. Gab’s latest video gained viral attention. “Come Correct” The collaboration with San Francisco’s Blimes Brixton has gained 10 million views across platforms & counting.
From the heart of San Francisco, Blimes Brixton is an MC and vocalist armed with an unmatched passion for artistry. Her musical background extends two generations to a blues musician father and jazz musician grandfather which could justify her keen attention to musicality. Her distinctive voice is globally appreciated; early on in her career, the lyricist joined the likes of Too Short, Adam Vida, & France’s Scratch Bandits Crew on various releases and co-headlined a 25 city European tour with LA rapper Gavlyn. Most recently, Blimes' undeniable talent and unique history as a battle rapper sparked collaborative efforts from hip-hop icon Method Man on their release of “Hot Damn” Blimes’ latest videos have gained viral attention. “Come Correct” the collaboration with Seattle’s Gifted Gab has gained 10 million views across platforms & counting. In 2016, Blimes established her own imprint label, Peach House Records, which is focused on highlighting talented women in the industry. Now in 2018, Blimes gears up to release a full length solo album Castles.
MISS CASEY CARTER
A socialite, supporter and hustler by nature, Casey Carter has been on a self-made journey since 2009 after turning her passion for music, events and celebrities into a blog and brand. Fast forward to now, she is the co-founder of independent music website TheBlowUp.co which launched in 2015, and also the host of newly launched podcast The Glow Up. Casey continues to work on event production for parties, concerts and celebrations as well as collaborate with artist for exclusive content. More importantly, she is working with her community of creatives to continue to build a strong spotlight on the up and coming. Keep up with Casey by following her on Twitter at CaseyCarter and Instagram at MissCaseyCarter.