The Bolton Hill Open Mic Series proudly welcomes rapper and activist Brian Dawkins aka Greenspan to grace our artist platform. So excited to have this remarkable brother on deck. Our spotlight artist is TBA. Stay tuned to our fan page for details and share with your networks!
Baltimore born and bred, Greenspan discovered his passion for creative outlets at an early age. Being inspired by artist from Otis Redding and Marvin Gaye to Nas, AZ and UGK, Green started penning his own rhymes soon thereafter and made his debut into music in 2008, with his first project, the critically acclaimed Got Green?.. Since his debut, Greenspan has consistently provided music fans a discography of standout projects. He has set himself apart in the Hip-Hop arena as an artist with a creative flow, unique voice and a commanding live performance. Greenspan is one of the most sought after Hip Hop performers in the Mid-Atlantic region. He has been contributing to the live music scene in Baltimore for over a decade now, performing at top live music venues, including Rams Head Live and Baltimore Soundstage. Drawing attention to his national and international appeal, he is one of the independent artists from the DMV to have music featured on several music streaming platforms such as Pandora & Spotify. There are many other notable accomplishments on his resume, for example, he was sponsored by Scion, a marque of Toyota motor corporation, for his first release, «Got Green.» In April 2015, Greenspan was the special gust speaker for the Baltimore chapter of the globally recognized 'Creative Mornings' where he presented on the topic of Humility. Green has also had an exclusive release for his 'Got Green 2' mixtape on DJBooth.net as well as features on media outlets like 2DopeBoyz, LiveMixtapes, Hip-HopSince1987, Baltimore City Paper, UndaGroundRadar and others.
His latest project and first studio album, Stairway to Heaven 'is for the music lover,' Green describes. «This project is meant to provoke love: God's love, Self love & love for one another.» Stairway to Heaven is a descriptive phrase for an attainable goal. «On my Stairway to Heaven, I experience a lot of things in life so I write about it.» Green continues to bring a different perspective to music, not just hip-hop, but music in general. His latest album, «Never Gon' Die» is currently available everywhere online…
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