Qwel is an underground rapper, originally from Chicago, Illinois. Qwel is also the co-founder of an underground rap crew called Typical Cats, with MC's Denizen Kane, and Qwazaar. Though he and his group started out in Chicago, they continue to perform shows in the bay area, as well as Chicago. Qwel has been featured on interviews and performances on UndergroundHipHop.com. Qwel has had collaboration projects with Maker, Jackson Jones, Meaty Ogre, Mike Gao, Silence, and Robust. His current label is Galapagos4 which was founded partially by Offwhyte.