Talib Kweli did well in dealing with NIKO IS that fabled nite in Orlando. With musical roots lending back to Brazils Rio De Dinero and Argentina NIKO IS is a delight for fans of risque music. In releasing his Street Album on the run up to BRUTUS NIKO IS shows good versatility while rhyming over beats that sound closer to Mambo and Brazilian Symphonies then samples or loops.
NIKO IS, is a name that speaks to his existence and symbolizes the many personas and attitudes that are reflected in his music. After the successful launch of his Chill mixtape series and the positive feedback garnered from his most recent mixtape, Good Blood, NIKO IS is ready for prime time. It is now, that NIKO readies the world for the release of BRUTUS.
On February 2, 2015, Javotti Media will partner with Colours of the Culture and Fat Beats Distribution to bring you NIKO IS’ debut album, BRUTUS. BRUTUS is a dynamic work that is completely inspired by the sounds of Brazil; The sounds NIKO IS grew to love as a child in Rio.
Produced entirely by Thanks Joey, NIKO’s producing partner for many years, the lush, colorful sounds of BRUTUS will take the listener on a journey they will not soon forget. His patterns and punchlines will have your head spinning for days and the raw, lyrical emotion exhibited by this frostalgic lyricist will surely make BRUTUS a Classic.
@nikohighNIKO IS - Good Blood (212 downloads)