- Poem "OCD" has over eleven million views making it the most-viewed slam poem on YouTube
- Featured in Huffington Post, Newsweek, Wall Street Journal, and NPR
- College National Poetry Slam champion
Neil Hilborn is a College National Poetry Slam champion and a 2011 graduate with honors from Macalester College. In 2013 his poem OCD went viral, garnering over eleven million views to date, making it the most-viewed slam poem ever. He has been featured on such news outlets as NPR and The Wall Street Journal, and he is the author of Our Numbered Days. Originally from Houston, Texas, he now lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
What our clients have to say...
Neil is such an amazing individual! I was in awe over just how phenomenal he was - and not just as a performer but as an individual! All of my staff truly enjoyed getting to meet him and talking to him. His performance changed a few lives here on campus. The entire show was a great success. I am going to talk to my team and we are going to contemplate bringing him back for the Spring semester. No promises yet, but I would personally love to see him again.
- Arizona State University
Neil was fantastic. He is one of the most pleasant and genuine artists I have worked with. I was very impressed!!
- Minnesota State Community and Technical College – Wadena