From humble southern beginnings, Boris Rogers aka Bluz has risen through the ranks of spoken word entertainment. He is a visionary in the art of spoken word and slam poetry. His relentless pursuit to reinvent himself and the art form keep him in the upper echelon of poetry.
Bluz has been performing spoken word and hosting events for 6 years. He was the host of the RedBull StreetStyle Contest, Fresh fest B-BOY break dance contest and participated in the Redbull SayWhat spoken word workshop. An active member in the community, Bluz has worked on several projects with organizations such as Junior Achievement, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, HBOs Def Poetry, The Afro-American Cultural Center, Wachovia, Bank Of America, CBS Radio, Radio Disney, ESPN, SPEED TV, BET, and NASCAR where he wrote and performed several intros for the Nationally televised showed NASCAR:TODAY.
Bluz has shared the stage with several distinguished poets, opened for many national recording artists, and performed for many of our nation's distinguished business leaders. He is the author of a book of poetry (Articulate Slang), released 3 cds, and featured at world famous Nuyorican poets Café and Bowery Poetry Club.