In this brand-new entry in our ‘Diamonds In The Rough’ classification, we wish to present you to upcoming artist JUNK and his brand name brand-new single entitled “Two Sides” including Caskey.
JUNK began his profession early. At the age of 14 he was hosting weekly Hip-Hop nights at bars/clubs and winning every regional rap competitors he got in, which eventually made him end up being the indisputable freestyle rap fight champ of Vancouver. In 2011 JUNK won the MTV hosted “End Of The Weak” nationwide freestyle competitors in Toronto, Canada, which protected him an area in Paris to represent Canada, where he took 3rd location worldwide. In the exact same year he would co-create the Vancouver cult rap duo Northwest Division with rap artist Hungry. The albums they made gathered a good deal of attention, and had them open for a few of raps most significant names: Jack Harlow, Method Man, Redman, Yelawolf, Machine Gun Kelly, Chef Raekwon, Action Bronson, Mobb Deep, Hopsin, Talib Kweli, Hilltop Hoods, and Ghostface Killah.
In 2016 JUNK signed to underground rap legend Snak The Ripper’s label Stealth Bomb Records, and launched his very first solo album I AM NOBODY which charted in the leading 40 Canadian iTunes rap charts and after that followed that album up with his 2017 “Stupid & Ugly” release which has actually struck over the 10M stream mark on all platforms. In 2019 JUNK and fellow SBR signee and previous JUNK partner Young Stitch chose to make an album entitled LIONS CONSUME GOATS. The album went top for a week on the Canadian iTunes rap charts bumping out Eminem for leading area. As if that wasn’t enough he was likewise chosen for a WCMA Breakout Artist of The Year and for Best Breakout Artist at the OWL awards. In 2022 he launched his album Wake Me Up When It’s Over – and he bumped Kendrick Lamar’s long waited for brand-new album out of second location to to 3rd for two days on the Canadian Hip Hop charts. JUNK remains in his prime and is revealing no indications of decreasing.
Listen to “Two Sides” listed below: