MC Shakie earned his nickname because he started out as a dancer, but later focused on the business aspects of music.
MC Shakie wrote, co-wrote, produced, and inspired several New Orleans bounce hits. He never slowed down, armed with the name and tagline “MC Shakie Make Da Hoes Go Crazy,” he began releasing a series of mixtape releases, which became highly successful throughout the local scene.
MC Shakie is a founding member of the Federation, We Da Plug, and MPAKK Nation. Mr. New Orleans bounce MC Shakier remains the only person in the history of New Olreans Bounce music to have a hit as a producer, an artist, and a writer.