Louis "LQ" Iverson and Keith ''Smeazy" Passmore, combine the experience, wisdom, and knowledge of everyday life with the mastery of Hip Hop and Soul Music to form the essential sound of MC². Both prior military members, the duo got it's start in Washington, DC. Now fully dedicated to the creation of music as well as other avenues of creativity and entertainment, both emcees reside in San Antonio, TX.
Before meeting each other in Washington, DC, the two emcee grew up in two vastly different cities. Smeazy from Raleigh, NC and LQ from Wichita, KS. They find music influences from artists and groups such as A Tribe Called Quest, Little Brother, BlackStar, Common, J DIlla, The Roots, and many more. A perfect blend of Mid-West Vibes and East Coast Jabs!
Alongside their 7pc Band, The S.O.U.L. (Sounds of Universal Love), they deliver rhythmic, and dynamic soundscapes of Live Hip Hop & Soul Music. The band's diversity covers everything from traditional Boom Bap, to Neo-Soul, and even a bit of Trap.
MC² has performed at the Pecan Street virtual Festival 2020, Summer Vibes virtual Festival 2020, San Antonio Soul Food Festival 2019.