"It is not where you come from, but where you decide to go that counts the most"
By Teri "Lyric" Green
I just recently toured in England, Jamaica, Bahamas, and in Nov 2014 I will be touring in India as well as July 2015 I'm set for
Dominican Republic. Even though I get nice paying gigs and was submitted for the Grammy this year with my first album O2E (Orphan 2 Engineer) which we have made it to the second phase. I know I can do even more with a manager with me. It seems
female hip hop artist are coming back to the forefront. I took your advice and have created something unheard I call it Spoken
Hip hop where I infuse poetry with hip hop. I produced this track called Hip Opera inspired and the single sold over 20,000 units.
So may I introduce you to Teri "Lyric" Green
Indiana's Own Hip hop artist Teri “Lyric” Green, fourth runner up in YOBI.tv and Myspace’s first ever “Take the Stage” competition
with Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins and Johnny Wright, is as unique as they come. Unsigned Only International songwriting
competition 2013 winner for Rnb/Hip Hop. Teri "Lyric" Green was also crowned a champion in L.A 2013 as well as 2014 at the Indie Music Channel
Awards she was nominated in 2 categories and swept the competition bringing both awards back to Chicago/Indiana. One for best Rap Song and the
second for Best Rap Recording Lyric not only wrote these songs, she produced it.
Lyric was also the 1st place winner in the Unsigned Only Songwriting competition 2014 where her song Death of a Poet was judged by Eve from Ruff
riders, three doors down, cindy looper and selected as the top song out of 6,000 contestants worldwide
Lyric went from orphan to engineer, becoming emancipated from Jane Adams Hull House in the suburbs of her native Chicago, Illinois at the age of 21
. Deciding to overcome the unfortunate hand she had been dealt, Lyric gained her education in technology and engineering and established a career a
s a computer programmer/broadcast engineer while continuing to pursue her love of music. Her technical knowledge allows her to produce her own
music, resulting in a signature sound that is uniquely her own.
Lyric performs spoken-word hip-hop and neo soul. In 2011 her original song, "Can't Back Down", was nominated for song of the year at New York City’s Underground Music Awards.
She was chosen as one of the finalists for the Coors Light Sponsored, "Looking for the Coldest" MC competition where her song, "Cold as Ice" was
promoted and downloaded over 22,500 times. Lyric’s song “Death of a Poet” was also nominated for Song of the Year at the 2011 Music in Media Award
s in Hollywood, California. She recently challenged herself to perform on fifty mics in sixty days, a feat that took her across the United States and even to Jamaica. Making her and Independent International Hip Hop artist. Teri Lyric Green is currently ranked in the Coors Light Search for the coldest MC
competition in the top 5 in the Chicago Market. Lyric is also a finalist in Hard Rock Cafe rising star competition if she wins she will perform in London in front of 40,000 people currently the only female in place to run for the Chicago market.
Album: Orphan 2 Engineer: https://lyric1.bandcamp.com/album/orphan-2-engineer-2
Website : www.TeriLyricGreen.com
LyricsJourney judged contest entry Death of A Poeton Dec 17th, 11