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Chicago-Natives K’Valentine and The Boy Illinois Perform Singles on Sway In The Morning Chicago

Sway In The Morning took a visit to the city of wind and the turn out was incredible. Held at the Chop Shop, the show hosted the Friday Fire Cypher, showcased Chicago artists, and more.

Chicago artists K’Valentine and The Boy Illinois came out and performed singles. Both artists have been on Sway’s radar for a while. K’Valentine was brought to Sway’s attention by Talib Kweli and they have been in constant communication since. The Boy Illinois met Sway through a show he did in 2010.

Watch below as they perform their singles “Family” and “Dancing Like Diddy.”


Icon of hip-hop culture and a pivotal part of the MTV News team, Sway has been a staple of the music-news arena for more than a decade. From giving Eminem, Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac their very first radio airplay on his local show in the mid-’90s to providing television viewers with their first good look at some of today’s hottest celebrities in music, film, fashion and sports. Sway has been there for some of music and the world’s biggest moments.

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