Meet the Artists from “Respect the West” – Murs

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Vibe / March 18, 2010

Government Name: Nick Carter

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Name stands for: Making the Universe Recognize and Submit or Making Underground Raw Shit

Started recording: 1993

Biggest Hit Record: Murs For President (2008), which hit 45 on the Billboard 200

Associated Acts: Atmosphere, Living Legends

On SXSW: “I’ve been performing at SXSW for over a decade now. And every every is just as exciting as the last. because you know you’ll be performing for a room full of fans and your peers. I’ve made some some life long friends, collaborators and business partners via SXSW. I’ve had whole albums and tours come out of introductions made at this conference. My first booking agent, my first solo tour, my first tour manager and the list goes on.”

Follow Him: @MuRs