From: IL, United States
Genre: Hip Hop/Rap
Coming from the Midwest, Chicago's very own REKKHAN is emerging from the underground to take over the music industry. Finishing his new album called "REKKTIFY", with the success of his first album called "REKKCOGNIZE" ,letting the people know that good music will shine regardless .. .... REKKHAN is now becoming a force for the masses. From selling tapes from his car, to underground mixtapes, to the majors. And like he says ,"Do what you can , while you can." REKKHAN is somebody to look out for. Also developing screenplays for movies and television, REKKHAN is all over the place . With acting projects in the works, REKKHAN is showing his versatility not just as an artist and producer, but also jumping in the acting game to make himself an all around entertainer. And adding video directing to his resume as well, REKKHAN’s like “Sometimes you just gotta do it yourself” .Also attaching President and C E O to his list of accomplishments with the start of REKK-cognize Entertainment. A production company out of Chicago. He is putting his destiny in his own hands. Starting his career in the early 90's, on the South side of Chicago. Writing and rapping as an escape for what was going on outside his window. A way of getting out of an environment filled with gang banging and drug dealing. And after catching a bullet in the back and loosing his brother to jail time. REKKHAN realized it had to be a better way and decided to take his music to a more serious level.
"It was crazy at that time, the money we made was going fast. With my brother locked up and me in the hospital. We couldn't get no money, police was shutting down the blocks, and it was either get your hustle on elsewhere or get crushed in their path. Cause they was coming."
REKKHAN, on his own start hitting the local talents shows and local radio stations. And was introduced to the studio in 91.A new environment, REKKHAN picked up little tricks every time he stepped in the studio. One of his first songs was played on the radio in 1994 on WGCI 107.5 FM in Chicago, on the Chicago talent portion of the evening show. REKKHAN has been focused ever since.
With influences like NWA, RUN DMC, RAKIM, KRS ONE, LL COOL J, PUBLIC ENEMY, KOOL G RAP ,ICE T, BIG DADDY KANE, SLICK RICK to DR. DRE, ICE CUBE , JAY Z, NAS, NOTORIOUS BIG, SNOOP DOGG, SCARFACE, R.KELLY and the legendary 2PAC. You can say REKKHAN is all of these artists put together. Spitting fire, insight, vivid, thought provoking lyrics with the ability to give you a clear picture of what he is saying. From pain, sadness, inspiration and drama. REKKHAN is an open book/movie/artist with vivid lyrics with a need to know basis attitude. Get to know REKKHAN.
Coming from a single parent home, REKKHAN learned to get his at an early age. But admits he got all his hustle and game from his mother.
"All I know about game and hustling, I got it from my mother. She schooled me in her own way how to get mine. She told us if we want to get anything, you got to get if yourself. That way you owe nobody. And that's one of the philosophies I follow."
Like they say what doesn't kill us, makes us stronger."I've caught a few bullets, so what...?And I know my trials and tribulations have just begun. I've been through it all, my music reflects that. And my peoples feel me cause they know. That's all that matters. And I'm a shine from that. REKK-cognize that."
2PAC said? "I guarantee, I will spark the brain that will change the world. ." You know what. Check the flame, REKKHAN is here.
"I'm untouchable baby, like me or love me, it doesn't matter ....I'll see you when i see you.The game's over-----------stop playing.