Honored to sit down with Promoboi, a dynamic producer and emcee from Philadelphia with an affinity for lyricism and storytelling.
But it doesn’t stop there. His knowledge of the industry coupled with his interest in branding makes him an unstoppable force of creativity and inspiration. So join us as we discuss his start alongside his newest album’s overall theme. He even throws in a few gems learned from life lessons for aspiring artists looking to forge a professional career in entertainment.
This artist went from illegal scams on the internet until changing his life around to music and multiple business ventures. Promoboi which real name is Nigel Bond raised in Philadelphia father dying whole he was only 4 years old and leaving his mother to take care of him. Promo grew up fast and started to shoot music videos and record other local artists music in his basement studio at the age of 14 years old. Which dragged on to 2014 when he left high school to join Chicago artist Lil Mouse & Jim Jones in Miami to pursuit his career.
Being homeless in Miami for weeks then finally catching a break when NFL football player Brant McKinney lets him stay in his home where promo started to engineer other music also saving up for a plane ticket to get back home to Philadelphia to finish high school.
Promoboi is considered a marketing genius from his creative methods for results to his producing. Landing other 5 big placements with producing for only 1 year.
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