Who is De'ja Green, or better known as Hip-Hop/Rap Recording Artist "Lil' D"? She definitely has came a long way over the years. Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, she knew she had a special place in this world. Now, it's time to show the world the talent she possesses, in a major way! Make way this young rising star has BIG plans.
Since De'ja was born, she has always had an instant love for music of many different genres. Growing up, she had many major musical influences. From west coast rapper, Tupac, to east coast rapper, Jay Z, to Southern rappers such as Ludacris and Nelly. Fortunately, she grew up seeing the struggle of many local upcoming artists in Baltimore. All of these artists gave her the heart to start a music career herself.
At age 9, Lil' D began writing music herself here and there. 2 years later, at Age 11 Lil' D was taken under her father's local independent label titled, " Baltimore Streetlife Entertainment" where she performs as both an artist as well as make executive decisions for the label. At age 13, Lil' D released her first solo project, A street mixtape entitled " Reign Supreme: The Mixtape". The tape quickly began getting recognition in Baltimore and gained a small but supportive fan base as well as a little airplay from a local radio station. For the next two years, Lil' D took a break from the mixtape world and began using her music to acquire a larger fan base. Gaining Internet attention on social networks such as Twitter (@LilD_Streetlife) and MySpace she was able accomplish the task easily as well as get her first show/performance. By March of 2011, at age 15, Lil' D dropped her second mixtape on the Internet. The mixtape entitled "MonstazInk" went on to be a great success for her and was downloaded 2,500+ times. About 2 months later Lil' D went on to drop her 3rd official Mixtape titled "Distortion" which was an even bigger success.
Currently, Lil' D is working to expand her market by learning production, directing/editing her own videos, and even working to establish her own independent label. Remaining hard-working and business minded, Lil' D plans to take over the music game with her one of a kind style, mind-blowing music, and remarkable talent in no time. Are you ready? Because she's almost there!