“IZ” (pronounced “IS”), born Isaac Shaw, is a 22 year old, Atlanta Hip Hop Artist/Singer/ Songwriter/Rapper/ Producer. The Houston, TX native was raised in Dallas, TX where he grew up singing in the Church of God in Christ and found his passion for worship leading. With a God-given ability to create legendary sound with ease, IZ is creating a major buzz and is on a swift rise in the hip-hop music industry. Shaw has shared the stage with acts such as Destiny’s Child, Jonathan McReynolds, and Deitrick Haddon. IZ has also had the honor of touring with numerous of acts, such as Uncle Reece, Social club, Jor'Dan Armstrong and Canton Jones.
He has been featured on the Monster Energy Tour as well as the Stellar Awards Week. IZ is shaking up the American secular underground, Christian Hip Hop, and Gospel scene with his experimental and next level sounds. IZ is truly an ingenious creator that produces music that ones ear has never heard before while simultaneously intriguing his audience with his innovative approach to delivering the gospel in a way that no one has done before
IZ, notorious for his clever wordplay and unique appeal, has made it his mission to simply reflect the complex beauty and unfathomable truth of God through his lyricism, melodies, and unanimously, his art. IZ utilizes his unique music to capture the attention of all ages by producing electrifying and high-energy shows. IZ is the new era, revolutionary, creating new heights by taking witty Art to draw in a dim and restless generation to a pure and peaceful God. IZ believes that it is his assignment by God to create positive, abstract Art that is able to grab the attention of the broken and lost allowing him to convey a deeper message of identity, purpose, and total fulfillment in Jesus.
“One of the biggest mistakes one can make is living a life of comparison.” -IZ