Lon6z is an artist who is an artist from Dayton, OH, but currently lives in Los Angeles. His genre can change from Hip-Hop, Rap to R&B or whatever he feels in that moment. He has written for many major artists in the industry but engineering is his God given talent. Artists that he looks up to are Michael Jackson, still Chris Brown, and Lil Wayne. He recently released the visual for his track, “Run It Up” and you can get to know Lon6z below!
What inspired your artist name? And where did you get the name from?
Frat brothers gave me the name. Going through my process or whatever, I was the sixth person in Line (You know how black frats work). My frat bruh who stood behind me (my seven) kept calling me Lon6z everyday till I just accepted it. Bout time I fully join the whole campus start calling me Lon6z.
Do you have any other special talents, such as acting, etc.?
Beside making music, I am a certified barber without license, I can still can play basketball professional, I can tumble (flip), make money from the most unimaginable ways.
When did you start doing music? And when did you start taking it seriously? Be as detailed as you’d like.
I been making music since The Clipse grinding music video. I terrorized lunch room table on the daily, breakfast, lunch, dinner, even after basketball practice. I definitely been writing raps since my momma was banging Whodini in the basement. BTW that’s the group that sing Friends & Freaks Come Out At Night. I been taking it serious since I moving to LA. But now it my time.
Why music? Describe your passion.
I know how to make money hella ways. To make money from music is like a athlete from the hood playing in the NBA and making a check. In this is my court! Like Wayne said!!!!
What impact are you looking to make with your music? Who do you want to impact?
I wanna impact the world by believing in themselves. I want people to listen to my music down the line and say this nigga make me believe in my self even when I don’t.
How many albums/EPs have you released to date?
Don’t Forget the 6 2020
Where can we hear/check out your music? Apple, Spotify, Soundcloud, etc.
Apple, Spotify, Soundcloud, tidal, youtube, pandora; wherever you can stream your favorite artist I am on there too
Have you collaborated or are you currently collaborating with any special artists, music producers, writers, etc.?
The Game, Boosie, and Snoop Dogg