Smilyg is an artist that has a variety of music to offer the people. He has been involved in music since 1982 where he first started playing percussion in the school band. He then went college at alcorn state university and pursued his musical talents by participating in the marching and concert bands. After graduation,he then pursued his musical career. The album,it's hardtimes,is a mixture of blues,hip-hop,and r&b tracks in order to touch people from all walks of life. I hope you enjoy the music and much more music that smilyg has to offer.