Updated: Oct 3, 2019
Octavius Taylor (aka OC from NC) is a Burlington, North Carolina MC and Songwriter. With heavy music influences by Nas, Wu Tang, Common, Black Thought, Phonte, DOOM, OC has been rising in NC, with his latest projects The Second Renaissance (2016) and Higher Learning (2015). While working on his music OC and producer B Squared have had the privilege of opening for Nappy Roots and Rapsody, while also performing on festivals alongside Kooley High and traveling the west coast performing. His performances are known to have a high level of energy with producer BSquared performing live beats mixes during OC’s performance.
As quoted in The Konnected Online Blog, "OC from NC is The One who is going to convert all the lost souls back to Hip Hop and reintroduce them to the culture. His bar heavy lyrics combined with a soulful beat are undeniable, unmatched, and his live performance is indescribable."