Hailing from North Carolina is the talented artist, songwriter, and producer Stephon Redd. Better known for his professional name Black Kazi, he writes unique hip-hop anthems inspired by legends like Lil Wayne, J. Cole, Jay-Z, Curren$y, Jeezy, Kid Cudi, and Kanye West. Black Kazi creates relatable music based on his life experiences. His debut album “Why Not Me II” is out now!
“Why Not Me II” is a dope new album from Black Kazi. This project truly highlights his intense versatility and pure skill as an artist. The album starts with “Listen Up”, Black Kazi’s spitting his truth and starting this album off to an incredible start. The dope and truthful lyrics showcase the emotive songwriting and realism with his pleading vocalism. The next track “Who To Trust” explodes through the speakers with a hard-hitting bassline and Black Kazi’s legendary vocalism. He gets raw and honest and lets the listener into his vulnerable thoughts and feelings.
“No Time” Ft. Pab is a sick track that all about the hustle and success. Equipped with a dynamic sound and unique beats, Kazi is sure to have you vibing along. His vocals are hypnotizing throughout. His smooth flow and flawless bars can be accredited to his years of experience and raw talent. “Difference” Ft. Shawnny gives us old-school hip-hop vibes while remaining contemporary and addicting. Black Kazi’s upbeat flow and flawless, witty bars make “Difference” unparalleled in today’s hip-hop scene. Getting a message across, effortlessly reciting perfect lyrics, and finding/creating beats to match is Kazi’s specialty.
The next track “Fish Grease” Ft. Pab showcases flawless production quality and the artistry is professional and finely-calibrated. The way Kazi approaches his life, his drive, his work ethic and his motivation, all on another level in “Fish Grease”. I think that this track really embodies that message with the meaningful and truthful lyricism. Through “Ms. Parker” Kazi’s flow is precise and flawless as he recites every bar with timed perfection and style. It’s honest and raw and shows a side of Black Kazi we’ve never seen before. The production quality is incomparable and the backbeat is addicting.
“Rap Like” Ft. C.Dot is all about Kazi’s life experiences. He pours his heart and soul into the lyricism on this track and we can’t help but vibe along. He deserves every bit of success he’s earned so far and is only on his way up. His dedication to his tracks and his hard-working ambition shine through the speakers. The next track “Clocked In” translates flawlessly into expert bars. Being able to put pen to paper and create emotive and powerful lyrics then match those lyrics to a catchy beat AND make it alluring and connection seeking for the listener is a true talent! Black Kazi showcases his skills as an admirable, t