We were fortunate enough to talk ish with Rap Artist…Famous Inky!!! Famous Inky is a four-time winning youth leader of Chicago, worked with many well-known artists in the music industry, and even been signed with a major record label. Famous Inky decided to take a different approach with his music career and as a overall person. Lets get to know more about Famous Inky…
3 Voices: Introduce yourself to the world. Let the people know who Famous Inky is what Famous Inky does.
Famous Inky: My name is Famous Inky from Chicago, Illinois…Southside Englewood. I am a four time award winning youth leader and recording artist of my city. You can check my background also known as a “vocabulary god”… use to be an artist developer under Def Jam Records. Now I’m currently independent with more big achievements and awards helping kids and teens put the guns down.
3 Voices: What inspired you to become an artist? Who are some artists that have influenced your music career?
Famous Inky: I was always talented, but [with] the struggling of my family lives and the situations we been through told me I need to support my family tree and I’m doing it off my music. I also have a lot of artists that helped my career…[one] primary example is Rhymefest [from]G.O.O.D. Music and Dondas House. I also used to work with Leekeleek Zgang, Ezkyondabeat, Young Chop, Lupe fiasco, Dlow, Don Debo, Showtime From Twista’s label, “GMG”. Also, my own team H.A.B.E.N.T. which means “Hood Affiliatez Billionaires Entertainment.
3 Voices: If given the opportunity to work with any three artists, who would those three individuals consist of?
Famous Inky: The first would be Kanye. He helped [take] artist’s career to a higher level…this more than music to me. For example, “Don’t like” remix…Epic! Second Ludacris, he been my favorite rapper since I was a young kid. If I listen to you now and then, you will always hold a number one spot on my list of the best to do it. Third…2pac but since he’s decease, I’m a have to go with Kendrick Lamar…MONSTER!
3 Voices: Tell us about your upcoming project that you are currently working on? When can the people expect your upcoming project?
Famous Inky: I’m actually working on some big projects with surprising features you’ll [have to] stay in tune…don’t want to ruin it. Since they call Inky, a “vocabulary god” of Chicago, I’m a push towards March to drop 2 mixtapes in that month for my fanbase. After I ‘m done with the first tours and shows then it’s more achievements and helping these babies find dreams and not jails or coffins…you feel me.
3 Voices: What’s next for you? Are there any exclusives you can share with us?
Famous Inky: I not going to share all the exclusive, but know I will be probably in collaboration with a Good Music artist this year. Hopefully will be working with the upcoming series “The Empire” with Terrance Howard & Tariji P. Hendson…it’s possible, but this year is definitely mines… watch and see. Just got back from New York off tour.
3 Voices: How can the people reach out to you on social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and etc.?
Famous Inky: On Facebook you can find me at Inky Defjam. Instagram @Famous_Inky, Hiphoprapscene.com, YouTube Inky defjam, Google Famous_inky or Inky defjam.
And there you have it! You heard it all from Famous Inky himself! Be sure to follow him on all social media sites and be on the lookout for his upcoming projects. Much success to you Famous Inky and keep in touch.
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