GotBarz?! YCCS Network Rap Competition
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MEET THE YCCS NETWORK COMPETITIONS HOST
‘Dilla’ is a Chicago Tik Tok Star, YCCS graduate (Olive-Harvey Middle College), and Activist who uses his platform to promote culture & history, and can be seen on the current season of the Windy City Live television show (ABC-7).
GotBarz?! POPULAR VOTE
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MEET THE GOTBARZ?! JUDGES
THE POPULAR VOTE
Voting matters! It’s easy to participate! Listen to the songs below, then click on the link to vote for your favorite performance. Vote often, there is no limit. The Popular Vote will add value points to the Judges’ decisions.
PANEL OF CELEBRITY JUDGES
will coach participants regarding industry standards.
Grammy-winning Songwriter, Recording Artist, Musician & Producer
A Chicago native, Billy has a successful music career spanning decades, including Gospel and secular music: singing with other celebrity artists, including the Queen of Soul – Ms. Aretha Franklin, writing for artists on over 20 CD’s, recording on such U.S. Labels as Capital, Epic, Island and Waylo Records, and working on various European projects with notable producers.
Musician, Vocalist, Songwriter, & Producer
Born and raised on Chicago’s south side, Chris Rob has established himself as a renowned keyboard wizard, passionate vocalist, powerful songwriter, and go-to producer. While his latest single “No Doubt” has already generated quite the buzz among his followers, most recently he co-produced “Right On Brother” featuring the great Stevie Wonder along with industry heavyweight DJ Spinna. Rob, the younger brother of actor, comedian, and musician Craig Robinson, attended Roosevelt University in Chicago and earned a degree in music.
Director & Executive Producer Wardlaw Productions
On HBO Max, check out the documentary produced by Tyshun Wardlaw, titled “Growing Up Milwaukee”. It reveals life as she experienced on the Northside of Milwaukee. The movie follows three Black teens and tells the story of their daily struggles and challenges living in their community. Born and raised in Milwaukee’s in the 80’s, Tyshun recalls having a favorable childhood.
Grand Prize $1,000 Gift Card
2nd Place $500 Gift Card
3rd Place $250 Gift Card
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