PHILLY CHASE "Why try to be the next somebody else when I could be the first me? Set trends and watch ya’ll rehearse me"—"Wake Up Call" Philly Chase began rapping in the streets of Philadelphia, PA at age 12 and was quickly noticed for his versatile cadences and innovative lyricism. Following in the footsteps of Jay-Z, Chase is heralded for his ability to recite hundreds of rhymes without pen or pad and record multiple songs in less than an hour. Aspiring to create a new lane in the hip-hop world, Chase prides himself on his creativity and unwillingness to conform to the current industry standards. This dedication and passion has caught the attention of people across music including Larry Gold, Black Thought of the Roots and multi-platinum writers/producers Dre and Vidal. Living by the motto "Chop, Hustle, And Stack Everything," Chase has steadily built a buzz in the Philadelphia area and is getting ready to explode nationally after stints opening for artists like Drake, T.I., Lil Jon and State Property. He is preparing his debut mixtape for release the beginning of 2013 in conjunction with a series of free releases for his ever-growing fan base. The first official offering from Chase is the song "Nite Lights" featuring Ms. Nuvo. Following "Nite Lights" will be series of singles and videos leading up to the EP labeled "Wake Up Call"! This will serve as an introduction for Chase who is primed to make his mark in 2012. In addition to his work in music, Philly Chase is also an accomplished businessman. As Co-Founder and President of Lazy Genius Productions and the President of Elite Auto Tune, Chase is never content and constantly works to improve the situation of those around him.