Miami, FL – African American hit rapper, MrWalkinLick, is continuing to make waves around the world as talented and unique music artist.
MrWalkinLick, better known by his stage names MrWalkinLick, KING, or K.I., is an African American rapper from Miami, Florida. After the release of his song “Splashing on Purpose” in October, 2019, MrWalkinLick rapidly became a viral internet meme and, consequently, an internet sensation due to his unique style of rapping.
“Having such instant fame from the viral popularity of “Splashing on Purpose” was incredibly exciting for me,” says MrWalkinLick. “While I’ve been working as a successful rap artist for the past 14 years, it was such an amazing experience to see my music become so popular literally overnight.”
MrWalkinLick’s career as a rap artist has been gaining popularity since he first entered the music scene in 2006. During this time, MrWalkinLick was a student at North Miami High School, when he recorded a remix of “Hustlin,” a song by Hip Hop artist, Rick Ross. Within just a few short weeks of this recording, every student in Miami and Broward County were rapping along to his song.
“It was at this stage in my life that I began to perform in high schools across North Miami and decided to pursue a rap career full time,” states MrWalkinLick. “Not long after, in 2008, I was signed to the record label, Stack Money Entertainment, where I remain to this day.”
Since signing with Stack Money, MrWalkinLick has released a single called, “Dream,” and collaborated with SMoovement to release an 8-track album titled SMOOVETAPE. MrWalkinLick’s latest single, “Splashing on Purpose,” was released on February 15th, 2019.
MrWalkinLick’s music is inspired by listening to his favorite rap artists, including Slick Rick, 2 Pac, and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, and also by using instrumental beats to form the base of his songs.
For more information about MrWalkinLick, please visit his official website at www.mrwalkinlick.com.
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MrWalkinLick was born and raised in Miami, Florida where he attended school and lived with his mother. His father was a extremely well-respected man in Africa, with his remains being buried in Ode-Itsekiri, AKA Big Warri, a city in southern Nigeria.
MrWalkinLick has been featured on a number of verified blogs, including Instablog9ja and TraceNaija. His music is frequently played on Nigerian TV stations, such as MTV Base Africa, Sound City Africa, PlanetTv Radio, HipTV, and TraceTv.