Hailing from Niagara Falls, hip hop artist Jermaniel “Big Miz” Harris and known as Mr. 716 has been blazing a trail through the hip hop scene. Mr. 716 “Big Miz” has always taken pride in putting his city in the spotlight and making a name for him along the way. Mr. 716 “Big Miz" has been steadily developing a following across North America, including major hip-hop cities such as NYC, Miami, Cleveland, and Atlanta, and is quickly establishing himself as a renowned rapper in the hip-hop entertainment industry.
The 716 native Mr. 716 "Big Miz" has continuously made a heavy impact in the music scene throughout the Western New York region and all over various cities throughout the states. Performing aside heavyweights like Scarface, 50 Cent, Fat Joe, The Eastside Boyz, T.I., Gucci Mane and working with a lineup of new strong producers, Miz is all about family and community due to release the highly anticipated album "NASTY FALLZ"! This motivated young entrepreneur is not just an artist... He's a businessman first and selling over 5,000 mixtape units of his James Bond 007 Edition project in less than six months out the trunk of his car proves that for a local Mr. 716 is definitely on his way to stardom.
Mr. 716 "Big Miz" was also chosen as one of Western New York"s "Ones To Watch For" on WBLK"S website previously in 2010 and 2011 and Mr. 716 also hosted one of his first live to air radio interviews on WBLK FM with radio host D.T. on the Late Night Noise show back in 2005 where Mr. 716 "Big Miz" was announced as the first artist from Niagara Falls, New York to get mainstream radio AirPlay and is the first artist out of Niagara Falls to be a breakthrough artist of the year. Big Miz is also a Business Administration major and he consistently stays on a continuous grind striving to find outstanding ways to improve his craft lyrically and he loves to share his music knowledge with others. Both humble and motivated Miz states the five p"s... Proper Preparation Prevents A Poor Performance! He believes that if you work like a slave, you will eat like a king.
Mr. 716 is not just an artist/entertainer. He is definitely a businessman first and foremost and that is more the reason he’s now promoting his new project "Legendary Poets” featuring the hit single “Battle Cry” which will be airing on WBLK 93.7FM radio. MIZ has also worked with DJ Greg Street at V 103.3 FM and DJ REDD DRED 107.9 FM radio in Atlanta, Ga. The “Battle Cry” single is now blazing the major college airwaves throughout the south, and mid-west region from Big Miz independently getting his own material out there opening up shows, hosting many events across the states, and performing on stages with industry artists like Pastor Troy, Gucci Mane, Oj Da Juiceman, The Eastside Boyz, Scareface, 50 Cent,Nature, Fat Joe, JaRule, Fabolous, Chic Del Vec formerly of (Junior Mafia) where Lil Kim and the late great Christopher "Biggie Smalls" Wallace was the notorious ring leader and top artist of P. Diddy's Bad Boy record label. Mr.716 just recently returned home to finish up his music video for “Battle Cry”.
Mr. 716's music can be found in local records shops in Niagara Falls, New York and Buffalo, New York and on Spofity, iTunes, AudioMack, DistroKid, and Datpiff.