BIG IL Talks His Music and Being on Hit TV Series ‘Empire’

BIG IL’s bio reads: “In a place popularized by high crime rates and cultural misconceptions, Alex Thompson stands out using his love and passion for his city to drive his musical journey. Born and raised in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood, Thompson, known as BIG IL, noticed his passion for the arts at an early age. BIG IL has begun to impact the music industry with insightful messages of the harsh realities of present day life set to contemporary beats.”

Englewood’s very own is true to what his bio says. Big IL has started to impact the industry with his insightful music and perspective. Now he can add one more accolade to his résumé. Trust us it’s a big deal. Rolling out took some time to talk to Big IL about his music and what’s on the horizon for him.

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