Shakedown also know as ( Ernest Ketter ) is an African American hip hop artist from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Shakedown has garnered an impressive music catalog in the industry in a very short amount of time. He has worked with artists such as Lil Keed, Lonnie BandGang, GHerbo, and Lil Zay Osama. And if that isn't impressive enough, Shakedown has a combined total of 1,000,000 plus views on YouTube and 30,000 plus Instagram followers.
Shakedown is mostly known from his hometown Minnesota hit single “Richer Than My Opps” and other songs like “4Nem” feat. Lil Zay Osama and his latest song featuring Lil Keed “Internet” has surpassed 200k view on YouTube in under 1 Week.
Shakedown spoke to our team about his relationship with the know deceased YSL rapper Lil Keed where he said “Lil Keed was like a bother to me and I even invited him to my home and we spoke on so much more than just music. Keed a dope artist and I looked forward to working with him in the future. My prayers go out to his family and loved one’s."
Shakedown is an impressive artist who also has a background in Music. When asked about his musical roots Shakedown stated, "My father James Great was signed to Global Glory Music Group and he is still in the music industry today. I saw how much passion he had when trying to make a name for himself as a gospel singer and I knew I wanted to make my own way in music, too. My brothers SRT Flock and Scottie Pippen all have supported me in my music journey and are also my family. They always told me I could reach the stars in the industry and I feel like it’s my time. "
We asked the artist where he sees his music career going in the next few years and he stated, "I would say major because in a short amount of time I have accomplished so much and I still have a long way to go. I want to leave a mark in the industry forever and to be able to put people around me in position when the opportunity is given."
We can definitely see Shakedown accomplishing his goals and making major moves as he is already on the path for success. Checkout Shakedown's links below and follow him for updates on his career!
Watch the Internet Video Ft. Lil Keed
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