Come Up Kid
Lil Shorty Michael T Smith Jr. (aka) Lil Shorty is a unique and extremely marketable recording artist who has been captivated by the sound of Hip-Hop since the young age of eight. As He was growing up, Lil Shorty was inspired by the young hip-hop group Kris Kross. He has also been inspired by chart topping artists such as Bow Wow, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne and Cassie. Listening to these artists has allowed Lil Shorty to become a better lyricist and performer. Now 16-years old he has had many performances, and won several talent contests. Appearances/Performances 2002- He was the winner of the talent show at East Hall Middle School. 2003& 2004- Article In the Gainesville Times. 2004- East Hall Middle School family & friends day. 2004- Take the Mic contest winner at club Europe in Atlanta Georgia 2005- Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday celebration. 2005- Gainesville College Black History Month celebration. 2005- Gainesville College Spring bling bash. 2005- South Gwinnett High School talent show. 2005- Talent showcase winner in Gainesville, Georgia. 2005- Article the Gainesville Times. 2005- Interview on Channel 32 news. 2005- Article in Zebra Magazine. 2006- Community talent show winner Gainesville High School. 2006- Biker day at Fair Street Park. 2006- Opry Mills Mall in Nashville TN for Atlanta Model Productions. 2006- Newartistradio.com the top five(5) on hip-hop charts and top Ten (10) al music chart Lil Shorty definitely has a gift and passion for music that is expressed only through his lyrics. Contact: David Kidd - Checkpointe Entertainment - P O Box 838 - Jefferson, Georgia 30549 - firstname.lastname@example.org - 706-296-6533.