With round one submissions now ready to be voted on we continue to look at the teams taking place.
Producer: TekForce | Vocalist: Ish1da
Ish1da was born and raised in the Northeast neighborhood of Kansas City, MO. A long time fan of japanese culture, including but not limited to Anime, JRPG’s and Tokugawa era history. He wrote his first rap in 1996 but didn’t take it up as a serious outlet until 2006 when he formed tha group, Sangreal Nation, with fellow KC emcee, The Epitome. Although he has always used nerdy references, it was in 2014 that Ish turned his focus in music to Nerdcore.
A native of Dallas, Texas, TekForce has always been in love with Hip Hop. It started with his brother playing Run-DMC, and LL Cool J tapes in the 80’s, and grew in the 90’s with groups like Wu-Tang and A Tribe Called Quest. TekForce, started recording seriously back in ’05 and honed his emcee skills. He’s always been a nerd at heart with a love of anime, video games and sci-fi. It’s only recently in the last year that he has made the transition to Nerdcore, and he hasn’t looked back since…
Based upon their VPCIII preview track this pairing has the potential to produce solid tracks with enough going on to attract a healthy share of the votes.