Tray Chaney is making a name for himself because of his role on HBO's The Wire, his book THE TRUTH YOU CAN'T BETRAY and the music he has been producing for an upcoming album. Outside of building his brand, he is also the national spokesperson for The Write Stuff Literacy Campaign, an ambassador for the non-profit group Community Options and is a supporter of the Hip Hop and Books Campaign. Find out more about him at www.shadowplayent.com
Texas authors Jermnine Demouchette (JAMES DEMOUCHETTE VS. THE STATE OF TEXAS) and Mr. Mean Mug (TATTOO TEARS) joined the Hip Hop and Books Coalition in 2009. You can find out more about them at www.shadowplayent.com.