BLACKTOP SOUNDS is a blog/newsletter designed to showcase up and coming artists and their music. New developments in the industry, mainstream and underground. (All submission information is on the right of the page.)
Sacramento native Marques Sledge, aka Elusive, has been turning heads from the start. From street anthems to radio hits he has proven the ability to accomplish anything he sets his mind to. Known for his smooth delivery,versatile flow, and edgy lyrics, Elusive has the uncanny ability to immediately grab the attention of his listeners within the first verse. Appearing on multiple mixtapes, and performing at different venues around the country, Elusive’s resume continues to grow and his fan base continues to pile up. Releasing “You Prolly Ducked” in 2010, on DJ Symphony’s internet radio site, has generated enough buzz to motivate Elusive’s decision in dropping a mixtape of his own. With nothing to loose and everything to gain , Elusive is dedicated to making his mark in the game.