This was a few years before Tierra Whack started going by Dizzle
Dizz, or Working on Dying were teaching each other how to make beats in a northeast Philly basement--we all still thought of Philly as a battle place, but that was the exact world that made those younger artists get weird.
Beginning Monday, October 3, Michele McKnight will officially take over middays (weekdays, 10:00AM -- 3:00PM), and JayDee (DJ Dizzle
) joins the station as the new evening host, (weeknights, 7:00 -- 10:00PM).
The man, who friends identified as "Dizzle," was shot and killed by police officers outside a bar near the neighborhood's boardwalk on Tuesday.
Dizzle, a black man in his early 20s, was fatally shot as officers attempted to detain him.
A security camera on a nearby building captured the incident, but the LAPD did not elaborate on what was recorded, except to say there was no evidence that Dizzle attempted to arm himself during the struggle, the Times reported.
The Los Angeles Times identified Dizzle as Brandon Glenn and said he was described as a kind man who constantly told people he loved them and was known for his "hand hugs"--or grabbing someone's hand before saying goodbye.
According to a lawsuit, filed in late December in Lane County Circuit Court, Abigail Fournier was bitten in the face by a dog named Dizzle
at the home of Jessica Delorme on Cone Avenue in Eugene in August 2013.
ON THE MIC: Three members of Rugby music collective Cream Ov Da Crop (from left LT, Dizzle
and Double D
It might have been either one with titles such as "The Wondrous World of Laundry," "No One Knows About Persian Cats," "The Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle
," and "Hitler Goes Kaput!"
IF YOU DIDN'T KNOW Dizzle
, you might think he's a stargazing member of a Bowie-esque boy band.
After securing a 98-run first-innings lead, the tourists had progressed to 33 without loss after 7.1 overs when the dizzle
Spurred on by an uncle, Tierra turned her interest in poetry into an aptitude for rapping, which she did under the moniker Dizzle Dizz.
"So many artists got stuck that way." On "Dizzy Rascvls," one of just a couple of songs she recorded as Dizzle Dizz, she is proficient but not especially striking.
"I needed to go in my little cave and create, create, create until something sparked and I'm like, This feels right, I'm ready." She moved back to Philly and reconnected with Kenete, an engineer who'd offered her free studio time back in her Dizzle Dizz days.
Terry calls me "Spank Dizzle
." I get "Spanker" a lot, "Spank Dog," "Sir Spanks-a-lot," "Spankle."