Chadwick “Niles” Phillips attended Michigan State University where he was involved in many student activities, performances, and activist work around campus. After graduation he moved to New York City to pursue a music career. During “The Harlem Rapathon” a prestigious 24 hour performance competition event, he was chosen to perform in front of thousands of hip hop fanatics at the 2007 Hot 97 Summer Jam. He takes the intricate knowledge of creative process and transfers that to young people in our rhyme writing workshops.