“Album of the Year” – NPR’s The Current
Manny Phesto, an American hip hop artist of Puerto Rican descent based in Minneapolis, MN has been busy in the last year. He’s been featured on the bill at Soundset Music Festival (now the worlds largest all Hip-Hop festival), toured throughout the islands of Hawaii on the Intra island Music Tour in June. He played Summerset Music and Camping Festival in Somerset WI, Saturday In The Park 4th of July in Sioux City, and co-headlined the 5 state 14 date HiGH MiNDS Tour in July-August. He played a festival in Havana, Cuba and Festival Ajusco November 14th-15th in Mexico City. Manny ois scheduled to return to Cuba to perform the 14th annual Festival Cuerda Viva and to Hawaii for the Intra Island Music tour in 2016. Manny has performed on Sway Calloway’s Sway in The Morning show, and interviewed or appeared in pieces with Pitchfork Media, XXL, B Real TV, SKEE TV, Hip Hop DX, and more.