MC Forty

MC Forty: Cincinnati Hip Hop Artist

MC Forty and DJ Etek are bringing their blend of conscious, thought provoking rap to the Brandnew and Fresh Edition of Hip Hop at The Comet presented by Abiyah, Wednesday, June 19th.

In a world of $500 million dollar power ball jackpots and celebrity ya-ya’s, it’s easy to get caught up in the pursuit of fame and fortune. But sometimes making music isn’t about making it big. Sometimes it’s all about the act of creation. Fortunately for music fans, there are still a few good acts out there that value the process of creation above all else. We sat down with just such a person, Cincinnati hip hop artist Jacob Fortner, aka MC Forty, to talk about making music for the love of music. Read more