By now, most of our readers should be familiar with Quiz, a Colorado emcee who has reached an almost-legendary status in the Mile High City. Under the moniker Sunkenstate, he built his reputation as an elite lyricist with albums such as Suicide Watch and Abracadaver. Now, along with his recent name change comes the announcement of his signing to Elm & Oak Records, and the highly awaited release of Quiz Spits: Volume One.
[download] Quiz – Quiz Spits: Volume One
The official statement from Elm & Oak:
Elm & Oak Records is pleased to officially announce Quiz’s addition to it’s ever growing roster, and release Quiz Spits: Volume One, the first in a series of E&O exclusive releases.
Chris Mose, known best by his stage name Quiz, is an up and coming MC that resides in Denver, Colorado, signed to Elm&Oak Records. Having written poetry since gradeschool, Quiz’s love for words met his love for music just before graduation – he recorded his first song and it has been nothing but a natural progression since.
Performing since 2004, Chris has shared the stage with Wiz Khalifa, RZA, Kool Keith, and Zion I, among countless others. With his past collaborative releases having seen high placement on the CMJ Hip Hop charts, Quiz Spits: Volume One, is the first in a series of free mixtapes showcasing Quiz’s smooth vocal delivery and dynamic lyrical abilities paired with some of Denver’s best producers.