Malik McDuffie and Blue NightMare make history during Black History month (includes video story)

Malik McDuffie and Blue NightMare are a growing influence on the music industry.

McDuffie’s social media platform is growing every day. He has a YouTube following of 50,000 subscribers and over 4000 followers on Instagram.

His partner, Blue NightMare, also has a growing platform — with 1,328 followers on Instagram. He is a producer and songwriter who often produces McDuffie’s work.

The pair creates content by impersonating famous musicians such as The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran, and mimicking their sounds.

“I do it all the time with my friends, so I might as well put it up for other people to see. It helps create my songwriting ability,” McDuffie said.

As Black History Month draws to a close, McDuffie and Blue Nightmare provide a unique contribution to Miami culture.

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