AdvertisementBlckfriend is a recording artist and filmmaker originally from New York City and currently residing in Charlotte, North Carolina. Blending lyrical prose and a distinct reflective style, Blckfriend creates genre-bending music that contains elements of hip-hop, r&b, rock, and soul.
Blckfriend, a former film student at Wake Forest University, has masterfully created an audiovisual style that has found a rapidly expanding audience on Tik Tok.
North Carolina has been the budding ground for incredible music talent over the past few years, particularly in the hip-hop world. Now, OG Spliff seems to be next in line. The Winston-Salem rapper has been making gains all 2021, bursting onto the scene with his Pre Roll EP and most recently securing editorial placements on Spotify’s Fresh Finds:
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OG Spliff, born in New Jersey and raised in Winston-Salem, is a boundless artist. He is creatively influenced by Gorillaz, B.I.G., Odd Future, Kid Cudi, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, and Wiz Khalifa. Spliff’s music is layered and diverse which reflects his upbringing. He outlines personal experiences, black activism, critical introspection, and run-ins with the law set to hazy, anime-influenced trap.
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Nia J moved to NC at a young age, and has been living there ever since. She attended UNC Charlotte, where she began making music with a producer and friend –– Ike Byers. Together, the pair have collaborated to release several singles and now a debut EP comprised of 7 songs.
Singer-songwriter, Nia J's melodic music infuses sultry vocals and rich harmonies into contemporary R&B –– producing a unique and introspective sound.
Nia J's latest project, Rabbit Hole EP, embodies her ongoing journey of self-reflection as a young artist and woman throughout the last four years. She aspires to use both her pain and joy to create music that helps others.
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