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Mad Static is a hip-hop artist, poet, and songwriter, based out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Throughout his life as a teenager, he looked to music (specifically hip-hop, metal, and alternative rock) as a way of dealing with the pressures of high school and living up to others' expectations, that nearly led him to depression. Ever since he first performed poetry for his high school talent show, Static began going non-stop at writing and doing whatever it took to get his name heard.

Around 2005, Static decided to make hip-hop music a full-time ambition, as he began to collaborate and network with other local artists, in hopes to find his signature sound. A sound that would mix his spoken word roots, with other influences from his days of studying rap music, that ranges from everyone well-known to underrated. If not enough, a lot of Static's songs incorporate themes of mostly heartache, loss, and paranoia with the world around him, and recited in almost a stream-of-consciousness delivery. While the instrumentals behind his voice are subdued in hard-hitting drums, strings, pianos, and the subtlety of guitars, noting of his rock influence.

Mad Static is a man of many personalities, emotions, and ideas, to the point where you never know which side of him you'll get. However, at the end of the day, the one thing he makes clear, is that he doesn't rap for money, or fame, or anything materialistic. When he writes, it is to tell a story, when he speaks, it's to express his pain, and when he performs, it is to share the moment with those around him. Music is much more to Mad Static, and for those reasons, it is why to this day he remains an artist that refuses to compromise or dumb down to be the best in the game.

Mad Static Milwaukee, United States

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  • Head in the Clouds Artwork

    Head in the Clouds

    Mad Static on March 14, 2013 19:01
  • Slow Ridin Artwork

    Slow Ridin

    Mad Static on February 20, 2013 04:48
  • Resolution Artwork

    Resolution

    Mad Static on February 20, 2013 04:46
  • The First Smile (ft. Amanda Tvedt) Artwork

    The First Smile (ft. Amanda Tvedt)

    Mad Static on February 20, 2013 04:45
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  • Russian Roulette Artwork

    Russian Roulette

    Mad Static on February 20, 2013 04:43
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  • Miami Summer Artwork

    Miami Summer

    Mad Static on February 20, 2013 04:41
  • DEEP Artwork

    DEEP

    Mad Static on February 20, 2013 04:39
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  • W.I.B. Artwork

    W.I.B.

    Mad Static on February 20, 2013 04:31
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  • Exit Wounds (prod. by Jay Thomas) Artwork

    Exit Wounds (prod. by Jay Thomas)

    Mad Static on November 15, 2012 01:43
  • What I Do (Lil Ole P ft. Mad Static) Artwork

    What I Do (Lil Ole P ft. Mad Static)

    Mad Static on June 20, 2012 02:42

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