Released in August of 2002 Black Elephantís debut CD Hiatus, acclaimed by critics and fans alike, was the beginning of an adventurous 24 months. In February of 2003 Element C. Everest was featured on the Deliver Us From Eva Soundtrack. Opening for De La Soul and Jurassic 5 was just the start of a year that included almost 100 shows. Performances at the National Black Arts Festival in Atlanta, Universities in St. Louis and Minneapolis, and a tour with national poet Jessica Care Moore only have helped solidify their status as one of Wisconsinís hardest working Hip-Hop bands.
After two years of hard work and nearly 4,000 albums sold, local hip-hop group, Black Elephant will release their sophomore album, Eat This Album on July 27th. In addition to amazing vocals by Black Elephantís own three members, the 17-track CD boasts collaborations with some of the best emerging artists from the Milwaukee and Chicago area.