Local Artist on the Rise: Phil Ade


This week’s local artist on the rise is Phil Ade. The Maryland MC has had quite an introduction to the music world with past collaborations with a number of music artists. The list includes artists like Logic, Mac Miller and Raekwon, to name a few.


Coming up in a time where Wale has reigned consistently reigned as the DMV’s head heavyweight, Ade holds his own and is well on his way. His flow that embodies essence of many rappers of the '90s era combined with the signature DMV swag suits him well on the many remixes he is featured on.

Most recently he has teamed up with Raheem Devaughn on a track called Black Ice Cream. With more than 35,000 followers on his various social media platforms, he is has the presence to soon be on the top. 

To stay connected with Phil Ade via social media, he can be found @philademusic on most platforms.