“Anakin’s detail isn’t a skill that could just be picked up from studying the legends of the genre, it’s a gift.” ~ Pitchfork
A prominent MC hailing from Richmond, VA. He’s one of the founding members of Mutant Academy and a pivotal component in the local rap circles. He’s been frequently recording music since 2008 and has no plans of slowing down. Along the way, he’s worked with legendary musicians in the likes of Freddie Gibbs, Ohbliv, Nickelus F, Skyzoo, Smoke DZA, Blu, as well as his fellow Mutant Academy members. He’s been featured in The Source, All Def Digital, Pitchfork, XXL, Okayplayer, Mass Appeal, Vibe, Pigeons & Planes and a flurry of underground blogs & forums. He’s released over 20 projects and counting.
"One of the illest MCs." ~ Madlib (on Fly Anakin)
AGENT: Darren James-Thomas