BJORN

 

Bjorn Majestik is an Emcee whose best known for his innate freestyle abilities. From local Hip-Hop events to your cousin's living room to Broadway houses and as a Times Square attraction, his bars set the tone. Bjorn has been featured on many platforms including OKAY PLAYER, BBC, National Geographic, Gregory Porter's Popular Voices television series.  He has performed and lectured for institutions such as Princeton University, Sarah Lawrence College, the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, and at Union Square, where he became involved with Legendary Cyphers (LC).

 

Born Jason Bjorn Hernandez, he was raised in New York City and exposed

to various cultures. In 1995 he began taking an interest in freestyling, but it was at Black Betty's in Brooklyn (circa 2001) when he began performing for crowds. Aside from recording for many Hip-Hop albums and engaging in cyphers, Bjorn spent several years rocking within the poetry scene, further honing his craft and character as a wordsman.

 In 2013 he was invited to be part of Legendary Cyphers by LC founder Majesty. Bjorn has been a part of the collective ever since, including a performance with the group at a SUNY Geneseo for the 5th Annual Hip-Hop Symposium.

 

ELI

 

Over the past few years, Eli Black has become a prominent member of the NYC underground Hip Hop scene. As a songwriter, freestyler, and performer, Black has gained respect from peers and audiences. As a solo artist, Black has shared stages with Ghostface Killah, Immortal Technique, Talib Kweli, Bilal, and more. 

 

In 2016, Eli became End of the Weak's U.S. champion. Followed by finishing in third place during the EOW world finals in Switzerland.

 

MIKY

 

An artist from Los Angeles California by way of Brooklyn New York City, Miky uses the arts to connect and build with different communities around the world, from state to state, country to country. He has been featured in the Daily News, New York Times, Fox 5, Ny 1, and other media outlets, and has performed on many different stages like Town Hall with Chita Rivera, Carnegie Hall with the cast from Wizard of Oz, The Blue Note, at the National Black Theater, and on the radio for Hot 97’s  bk nation. Miky has also performed and spoken at multiple college campuses, among other cultural and educational institutions. Miky integrates knowledge, wisdom and hip hop throughout his endeavors as a musician, youth mentor, audio engineering, songwriting, producing, as a member of Legendary Cyphers, and co founder of Audio temple. When not free styling Miky leads youth workshops and mentors students as a teaching artist for the nationally recognized non-profit Art Start.