FEATURED ARTIST | JAnuary 2018
Artist | Curator | Stop Being Famous | Huffington Post
Ferrari Elite Sheppard is an American journalist, writer, painter, photographer, activist, and record producer from Chicago, Illinois. As record producer, Sheppard is half of the alternative hip hop duo Dec 99th, along with Mos Def.
Ferrari Sheppard was born Ferrari Elite Sheppard and raised in Chicago. Sheppard spent his first year of high school in Greenwood, Mississippi with his grandmother.
Aside from being a journalist, Sheppard is a visual artist, music producer and web-designer and briefly attended The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Sheppard conducted interviews with artists such as M.I.A., Erykah Badu, Saul Williams, Earl Sweatshirt and Little Dragon for Stop Being Famous, a website he founded in 2009.