Fresh Footage of Elzhi in Europe



Detroit emcee Elzhi is currently slaying shows in Europe country by country. All of the reviews and feedback that I can find online about the tour are positive and it seems El is really ascending into his prime. Fellow Detroiter (although he calls L.A. home now) DJ HouseShoes is currently on tour with Elzhi and is keep people updated of their exploits via Google + and Twitter.

The video above was captured at the historic Jazz Cafe in London on what looks like an epic night for hip-hop. I'm instantly reminded that J Dilla had some of his best performances at the same venue. The video below was shot recently in Cologne, Germany with the audience wrapped around Elzhi's every word.

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