WBEZ | King Louie http://www.wbez.org/tags/king-louie Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Rising rap star King Louie performs and talks about his upcoming album, his early days as a rapper and more http://www.wbez.org/blogs/mark-bazer/2012-04/rising-rap-star-king-louie-performs-and-talks-about-his-upcoming-album-his <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org//main-images/kinglouie2.JPG" alt="" /><p><p>King Louie, one of Chicago's fastest-rising rappers, talks about his upcoming CD, <em>Dope &amp; Shrimp</em>, as well as about, well, dope and shrimp. Louie also talks about his beginnings as a rapper, his work ethic and more. Plus, he performs his viral hit "Too Cool." If you don't know Louie's music now, you soon will.&nbsp;</p><p>(Some adult language, so use headphones at work.)</p><p style="text-align: center;"><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/kdXM94OPnSo" frameborder="0" height="315" width="560"></iframe></p><p>(The next <em>Interview Show</em> is May 3, 2012, at Union Hall in Brooklyn. Guests included writer Chuck Klosterman and <em>Delocated</em> star Jon Glaser. More info <a href="http://www.markbazer.com">here</a>.)</p></p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 09:22:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/mark-bazer/2012-04/rising-rap-star-king-louie-performs-and-talks-about-his-upcoming-album-his