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4KPHIL. - "Johnson & Johnson"

Residing in upper Manhattan off Dyckman St, 26-year-old 4KPHIL. is a musical artist whose captivating music vividly depicts his everyday life. His upbringing and work ethic serve as a testament to his determination and passion for his craft. Born to Jamaican and Trinidadian parents, 4KPHIL. grew up in a household that embraced music. His father, in particular, played classic rappers like Nas, LL Cool J, and Wu-Tang Clan on the boombox while doing chores around the house. These early influences sparked 4KPHIL.'s love for music and laid the foundation for his future career. As a child, 4KPHIL. sang in the church choir, where he learned the structure of music and developed his skills on the piano. His love for writing led him to poetry, and at the age of 16, he began turning his poems into rap verses. He was so passionate about his music that he would even skip sports practice to record songs with his friends. Despite achieving academic success and earning a degree in college, 4KPHIL. couldn't ignore his calling to create music. Entering the corporate world, 4KPHIL. seemed to have achieved what many would consider textbook success. However, he realized that true fulfillment could only come from pursuing his passion for music. Inspired by his newfound role as a father, 4KPHIL. embarked on a new era of his artistry, determined to create music that resonated with people on a deeper level. In his latest single, "Johnson & Johnson," 4KPHIL. solidifies his place as an exceptional emcee who offers a unique perspective. The track serves as an ode to becoming a new father, a role that has had a profound impact on his outlook on life. Produced, written, and recorded in his home studio off Dyckman Street, the song showcases 4KPHIL.'s authentic storytelling abilities. His commanding bars effortlessly flow over atmospheric production, providing listeners with vivid snapshots of his victories and his experiences navigating life's trials and tribulations. What sets 4KPHIL. apart is his refreshing lyricism. He doesn't seek the limelight but instead focuses on creating music that paints the soundtrack to his own life. Each verse in "Johnson & Johnson" reflects his authentic storytelling, allowing listeners to connect with his journey. His music serves as a reminder that individuals have the power to shape their destinies, regardless of their starting point. 4KPHIL.'s path to pursuing music wasn't without its challenges. As the son of immigrants, his parents initially found it difficult to envision a tangible career path for him in the music industry. Despite their concerns, 4KPHIL. chose to follow his dreams and leave behind a corporate job that left him unsatisfied. He wants his music to serve as a legacy for his son so that when he grows older, he can listen to his father's music and understand what life looked like when he was 26 and what it felt like to become a father for the first time. His son serves as his biggest inspiration and 4KPHIL. wants to instill in him the belief that he can achieve anything he sets his mind to. "Johnson & Johnson" is just one piece of 4KPHIL.'s diverse discography, which already includes highly praised tracks like "Young Picasso" it was even selected by SoundCloud to be featured in the NBA2K22 Official In-Game Soundtrack, further solidifying 4KPHIL.'s talent and potential. Fans from all boroughs flock to his captivating live performances at iconic venues such as SOB's, Brooklyn Music Kitchen, and The Meadows. As 4KPHIL. continues to craft his story and rise to the top, his unmatched work ethic, calculated rhymes, and vibrant self-production set him apart from the crowd. With a burning desire to create music that touches hearts and evokes emotions, 4KPHIL. is an artist to watch out for. Keep an eye out for his future releases as he shares his unique perspective and leaves an indelible mark on the music industry.


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