Chi is the energy of the soul. King, Kings County is where he was born August 20th 1979. The leader of the Old School he likes to call himself. A fresh Latino face breaking his way in the industry. Chi King is a Brooklyn bread MC, producer, manager, and song writer who grew up on the streets and lived as a nomad searching for himself for the first part of his life. With all odds against him, he has made a way thru music to survive. At the age of 15 he got his first gig and since has been spreading like a wild fire. He debut on Prodigal Sunns (Sunz of Mans) solo album The Return of the Prodigal Sunn. He also guest stared in Prodigal Sunns television series The Grindz .Heavy on his grind and talented in all aspects of entertainment he handled stage production and road management for actor/comedian sound genius Michael Winslow. With the help of Prodigal Sunn and 12 O’clock (Brooklyn Zu General) Chi King has been on many Wu-Tang mix tapes, albums, CD’s and Pod Castes. He also landed himself in an upcoming feature film The Fan-Addict staring Sticky Fingers from the legendary rap group Onyx… He has toured with various artists from Cuban Lynx, Rampage and Ra Digga (Flip Mode Squad), Killa Preist, Prodigal Sunn, 60 Second Assassin (Sunz of Man), Warheadz, Redman & Method Man, GZA, KRS-One and many others. Hip Hop raised him and now he is giving back with his up coming solo album Radio Vol. 1 The Big Record. Not to many features he has a song to song classic, with music ranging from gritty hip-hop, Soulful melodies, Spanish ballads and even some techno.
Chi King wants his music to be a guide for all those who feel lost in this world, with no family or just soul searching for the good in this world. He truly lives every word he speaks thru his years of homelessness, abuse, addiction and music. He is an artist for the artist whose goal is to heal the world one song at a time.
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Berreta 9 - Killa Army Mixtape
Prodigal Sunn - The Return of the Prodigal Sunn
Hosted by Timbo King - Wu-Tang Affiliates Mixtape
O.D.B’s Brooklyn Zu – Chamber #9 Verse 32
J-Dilla Terminology - If Heaven Was a Mile Away
O.D.B Tribute - All In Together Now Raw
Bronze Nazureth - Thoughts for Food Vol. 1 & 2
Wu-Tang Meets the Indies – The Academy
Chi King - The Dynasty Mixtape
Chi King - Rolling Aces
Up Coming Albums
Radio Vol. 1 The Big Record (solo album)
Hood Chronicles – Prodigal Sunn
Brooklyn Zu – Chamber Incompatible
Impeccable Timing – 60 Second Assassin
O.D.B Tribute Album Vol. 2
G-Dep Child of the Ghetto 2
Chi King has opened up for artists like; Ludacris, Fat Joe, Jadakiss, Redman & Method Man, KRS-One, G-Dep, Black Rob, Angie Martinez, Cuban Lynx, Gran Combo, Sunz of Man, Bun B, Terminology, Lil Wayne, De La Soul, Al-Be, T-Pain, Dilated Peoples, The World Famous Beat Junkies, DJ Muggs, M.O.P. , Helta Skelta, Killa Army, Lil John and the Eastside Boys, Capleton, Red Rat, Sean Paul, Sean Kingston, Ziggy Marley, Onyx, Bone Thugs n’ Harmony, Crucial Conflict, Twista, Beenie Siegel, DMX, DJ Prostyle, DJ Kaled, DJ Truly Odd, Kid Kapree, Guru
He has been on over 25,000 online websites and radio stations, 1100 clubs nation wide and various magazines.
“I love music and I love my family I want to help people be free, music is the key to the soul.”