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iLLa Truth is a Hip Hop producer and President of MASSacre Music Group. iLLa Truth was born and raised in Massachusetts, since a very young iLLa has been infatuated with Hip Hop and music as a whole. In grade school illa Truth tried his hand at the piano, and saxophone. After fighting through school and educating himself in the Hip Hop culture and other forms of music, he decided he was ready to move to Roxbury and go to school for Audio Production and learn how to make Hip Hop music. While at school he learned that nobody was going to teach him how to make real Hip Hop like his forefathers did he had to teach himself. That didn't deter him from learning as much as he could while at school, The Truth gained knowledge in the music business, audio recording, audio production and live sound. After about 2 years he moved back home to central Mass. and started an artist management company and began working.. After iLLa Truth's father remarried, he met his two new stepbrothers, one of which was Jazzscapez. Jazzscapez and iLLa Truth soon became making hip hop, competing with each other, feeding off each other and learning from one another. Once producer iLLa Truth and emcee/producer/artist Jazzscapez both moved to Fitchburg, Ma. they founded MASSacre Music Group, a Hip Hop label based on real Hip Hop and it's culture. Soon after creating the label, Jazzscapez passed away and iLLa has been carrying on in his memory ever since. iLLa Truth has released two beat tapes, his debut was Propaganda and more recently a free album called UnIversal. Some of his influences include... JaZZscapez J Dilla, Dj Premier, Pete Rock, BDP, King Tubby 9th Woned and Lee "Scratch" Perry among many many others More will be coming soon check iLLa Truth out on MASSacreMusicGroup.com
Bringing back real hip hop and music with a Universal style... MASSacre Music Group was started with Two local step brothers from Ashby and Lunenburg, who had a passion to make "real Hip Hop music." What started as a competition between Brothers/Producers turned into something much more. From then on they hit the hip hop grind forming what’s now known as MASSacre Music Group. Co-Founder, Eric Dean Stafford(a.k.a JAZZscapez), passed away in 2011 leaving fellow Music Producer/Founder of MASSacre Music Group, iLLa Truth to carry on the vision with help from emcees Time 4D and Leppa aka Third Eye. With Illa devoting time to his own HIP HOP endeavors, he combines them to bring you a whole new style and flavor of HIP HOP. Brining back the old with the new and creating a style all his own. In the years that have followed, ILLA TRUTH has been nonstop HIP HOP and on a constant grind to bring HIP HOP to any and all listening ears. In turn, MASSacre Music Group was created with hopes of sharing that same passion and fire for the love of not only HIP HOP, but "Music as a whole."