Soon after he started to record rap music at the age of thirteen; as he matured, Boy King developed the ability to convey his point of view through his music. Boy King believes in the concept of KoolNuWorld where everyone can be cool, where you’re able to rise above violence in addition to loving and living your life. He considers himself a combination of lyricist and an entertainer. “I like to make feel good music you can party and dance too” for Boy King music is like a canvas and with every stroke he is lyrically creating art.
According to Boy King, “Having presence and the ability to perform are some elements that make you a entertainer.” Not only does Boy King rap about his own experiences he has the ability to vocalize on behalf of others. He promotes this on his new single “It’s Lit” a fresh, innovative party anthem. Boy King plans on releasing other singles which include “Encourage” and “I Get Money”. His album “Forever Young” will be dropping soon and he recently got signed to SONY/MDM, which is a testament to his talent.
Boy King talked about some of his musical influences which include Heavy D, Dr. Dre, Puff Daddy, Biggie Smalls, Jay Z, Michael Jackson and Christ Brown. He would compare himself to Jadakiss and Drake in some respect, due to their similarities in being versatile lyrically being able to project melodies and feelings through verses. Just like his predecessors Boy King had to a lot work and dedication into his career he has performed at Club Dream in the ATL, Webster Hall, SOB’s and Greenhouse in the NYC, he also was the opening act for Vado in Connecticut, Club Tender and Massodona Center in Mount Vernon.
Boy King has a large fan base in Mount Vernon, ATL, NYC, Yonkers, New Rochelle and White Plains with the upcoming release of his album this will only expand and grow. Boy King has worked with a lot of people for the production of his singles and album like; Nico (producer), Vinny Idol, DJ Eddie, Hifif, Angel Artist Music Group and Patchwerk Studios. Boy King’s has a mix tape located online; “datpiff.com/boyking” master of the melodies, in addition to a mix-tape on iTunes “The goose made me do it”. Boy King had put his mind, body and sweat into his music career with these factors only success will be achieved. by: Camille Francis