Introducing Third World America: Dirty Solja and The Mish
The kid Mish contacted me about documenting the Palm Beach County movement. Here's what he had to say:
We are a hip hop act called third world America DIRTY SOLJA , & THE MISH we are independant and sell our cd on the street for 5 dollars. We are doing really good with sales. We did are our posters ourselves at home and they look great. we have a show at ALI BABAS in delray this sat the 31st its a lounge and we are also promoting for them. i also promote for a club in west palm called SAPHIRE.. in free on my guest list and drinks are free before 12am... WE HAVE BEEN RAPPIN FOR 5 YEARS NOW..WE SELL OUR CDS ON THE CORNER OF 6TH AVE IN LAKEWORTH, ALSO YOU CAN FIND IT AT NEW YORKS FINEST BARBER SHOP. AND ANY SMALL MOM AND POPS STORE IN W.P.B. THE MISH, MY INFLUENCES ARE JAY-Z , NAS , THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G.. MY PARTNERS NAME IS DIRTY SOLJA HIS INFLUENCES ARE2 PAC. ., B.G , OUTKAST AND DEVIN THE DUDE.. ARE MUSIC IS MOSTLY ABOUT LIFE, THE STRUGGLE. AND OUR HUSTLE. WE SELL OUR MUSIC ON THE STREETS FOR FIVE DOLLARS A CD. MY FAVORITE ARTIST FROM PALM BEACH IS TRIPLE J, DRO THE BEAST, J.C THE BIZNESS. EVERY ONE OF THESE RAPPERS ARE DOING THEIR THING BY HUSTLING THEIR MUSIC IN THE STREETS. OUR RADIO STATION IS THE NEW X 102.3 BUTTA .P HOST THE LOCAL LOVE SHOW EVERY SUNDAY FOR LOCAL ARTIST. WE HAVE HAD 4 DIFFERENT SONGS ON THE SHOW IN THE LAST 3 MONTHS. WE HAVE CLUB MIRAGE WHERE WE GO TO ON THURSDAYS. THEY ALSO HOST A LOCAL TALENT EVENT. THAT CLUB IS A GENTLEMANS CLUB IN LAKEWORTH..WE ALSO HAVE OVER 400,000 HITS ON OUR MY SPACE PAGE.. THANKS. THE MISH."Check out 3rd World America on MySpace by clicking here.