“25 New Rappers To Watch Out For” – XXL
“The Washington D.C. MC is on course to open doors for his city. If you’ve been sleeping, check out why Lightshow is considered next up.”-XXL
“Lightshow packs true-to-life narratives of hustling and the trappings of the fast life with introspective, cautionary words of wisdom and insight.” –The Source
“Lightshow is regarded as a hometown hero in Washington DC.” –Noisey
Lightshow has quickly become one of the most sought after artists from the DMV. He has lit up stages across the country with his high-energy live performances and thought provoking songs.
Some of Lightshow’s most notable festival performances include the BET Experience and the First Slice Pizza Festival in Los Angeles, the world famous SXSW Music Conference in Austin, Atlanta’s A3C, the CMJ Music Marathon in Brooklyn, the Centric-sponsored 50th Anniversary of the historic “Selma to Montgomery March” and major performances in Washington, D.C. at the Trillectro Music Festival, Broccoli City Festival and the Sweetlife Festival.
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Lightshow has performed alongside notable acts such as hip-hop legend Doug E. Fresh, fellow D.C. rapper Wale and has been the opening act for prominent rap artists 2Chainz and Nipsey Hussle. The Southeast Washington, D.C. artist sold out his headlining concert debut in his hometown following the release of his mixtape, The Way I See It, hosted by DJ Khaled.
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