Exclusive interview with Slicc! Winner of Rep Your Style International 2014!
All the way from Mars, Rep Your Style would like to feature RYS International winner Slicc. Slicc was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. At the age of 20 this flexer is achieving titles in the flexing community and now the Rep Your Style International title. On June 13, 2014 he takes the win at Dynamic Rockers Crew 35th year anniversary. Every year the crew hosts a RYS competition, winners of each style received a handcrafted trophy from 5 Pointz curator, Meres One and overall winner (Slicc) received the grand cash Prize of $1,000. Here is an inspirational interview from an inner city kid with a lot of heart and big dream.
RYS: When did you start dancing?
SLICC: I started dancing at the age of seven and Flexing at the age of eleven. It wasn’t until thirteen that I took it seriously.
RYS:Who inspired you?
SLICC:There are a lot of things that inspired me, but my mom was the main reason. She is a dancer and supports everything that I do. Also shout out to Regg Roc (RYS Flexing Ambassador). He really changed my life. If it wasn’t for him I don’t know where I would be. Maineventt 2 Di Fullest!
RYS: Any creative dance concepts that help you create?
Slicc: My dance concepts are “Straight From Mars but I have different concepts like turning life experiences into a lyrical story tale.
RYS: What is your ultimate goal as a Flexer and even a dancer?
Slicc: MY ultimate goal as a Flexer is to show the world what flexing really is. To make them understand it’s not all about twisting up your arms.
RYS: What was your latest project?
Slicc: Yea I was in a tour in Europe. Germany, in Different towns like Manhanniem, Baden, Baden, Bremen, Mainz, Frankfurt & then I went to Switzerland.
RYS: Any artist you want to dance for? Why?
Slicc: If I had to choose an artist I wanted to work with it would be Rihanna because all her music gives culture Reggae Feel to It!
RYS: What was your experience like winning at Rep your style?
Slicc: My experience winning at Rep Your style was a great. Giving the judges and crowd something different To Talk about until the Next Rep Your style.
RYS: What’s your Motto?
SLICC:I am Flexing’s Own MainEventt, Slicc!
Check him out in this video below at Rep Your Style International!!!
Give it up to Slicc for winning this event and being a part of the Rep Your Style team. Be sure to see him in upcoming Rep Your Style projects and of course his own. You can check him out in the links below.
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