Nashville’s recognition and respect as a growing and prominent community of multi-talented hip-hop artists and producers, unfortunately has been overshadowed by Nashville’s reputation as the country music capitol of the world. However, with a rising star like Stix Izza; It’s only a matter of time before all of that changes. Stix Izza (Born:William Wilson) began his career at a young age. However, his pursuance of his hip-hop career truly began at the age of 16, after the death of his father; a tragedy that would forever impact and change the life of the young emcee. As a therapeutic way to take his mind off of the heart wrenching and stressful situation, Stix profoundly immersed himself into the development of his rap career and has written songs which has helped him to cope with, and helped fans to understand more about the death of his father which so many of us can relate to.Since these events .
Stix Izza has a strong faith in God and knows that he is the reason for any success which comes to the young emcee.He has landed himself on BET’s Spring Bling as the freestyle champion , featured on thousands of mixtapes/albums across the country and has also released eleven (11) Mixtapes himself, three being in Germany,Canada as well as France.The 10 time Southern Entertainment Award(S.E.A.) nominee finally received the recognition he deserved in 2008 as he was rewarded with an award for Mixtape Artist of the Year. Stix Izza is not your typical everyday rap artist , take a listen to his music and you will find out he makes music everyone can relate to,which is how he has recorded with artists such as Rap Star Young Buck to country music sensation Beth Nielsen Chapman.