Hood Illustrated

Hip Hop Isn't Dead... It Lives In The HOOD

Born and raised in Camden, NJ as Christopher Funches, Funch the Camden Kid began his rap career in the streets by freestyling and gaining experience. Rapping then formed into an outlet for expression and soon enough, a steady flow produced and he saw himself taking the profession seriously. Freestyling in the streets was accompanied by selling drugs, though, and soon after Funch found himself incarcerated. Being behind bars did not stray him away from his love of rap, so he found a way to

“Keep in tune with the music scene.” Funch said,

“Everyone from my area was working and I loved it but it was tough not being home to be a part of that wave, especially since I play a major part in it.”

He continued, “They all had their turn and now it’s simply my turn.”

Once Funch was released from prison and made sure his family was situated the way they needed to be, he made his way into the studio and allowed his rhythm to flow for everyone to hear once again. It took him about 8 months to produce his most recent body of work being that he was getting back into his own rhythm of things. On this project, Funch has production from Grammy Award winning producer JD Walker. He also has work produced with some of the top producers from his residential area such as Don Michael Jr, Gliss, D-Lit Beats, Notiq, Wayne On The Stix, Sen City and Go Grizz. Included in his project as features are Tdot iLLdude, G. Nutt, Money Carsin, Porta Rich, Jaison Toro, A1, Don Michael Jr. and his POS brother Haven.

The rap industry is not at all new to this rising artist since he has bodies of art already released. Back in 2006, Funch released his mixtape named “Goldie's Back” and sold over 5,000 hard copies; in 2007, Both Sides of the Bridge was released with Oschino and Funch sold 10,000 hard copies; in 2017, his “I'm Sorry” mixtape sold over 10,000 hard copies. Funch the Camden Kid has performed at every nightclub in South Jersey and Philadelphia and is nowhere near done with achieving his dreams. “My ultimate goal is to make great music to touch everyone who is in or has been in my position. I want to help them get through and get rich in the process,” he said.

According to Funch, him and his team are pushing the project released May 28th, and they look forward to producing more work that is set to drop in the August 2018.

check it out his latest track below

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0em_5wTELQ]

Views: 36

Comment

You need to be a member of Hood Illustrated to add comments!

Join Hood Illustrated

Hood Illustrated is the #1 Hip-Hop publication based out of the Midwest. We cover everything that has anything to do with Hip-Hop culture.

Mug Shot : Stally / MMG

Shout Out to MC Breed #MidwestHipHopPioneer .. We dedicate Issue No.11 to the Flint Native and the gateway for the Midwest to the World. 

HOOD ILLUSTRATED PUBLICATIONS

Thank You For Supporting The Hood

 

---------------------
MIXTAPE DOWNLOADS
NEW MUSIC:

** Click The Cover **

Ron Ferg Presents:
Lansing - The Mixtape

Million$ of Power : I Ain't Jesus 

Ant Mania : In Too Deep 

#HOODSTORIES FEATURES CLICK TO FOLLOW ON TWITTER

Members

Events

Latest Activity

Ms Carmen PlatinumVoicePR posted a blog post

[NEW MUSIC] KILO -"EXPOSING ME"| @Kilo_Official

East Coast Artist, Kilo releases his debut single, "Exposing Me"Hailing from Tampa/Kissimmee, FL by…See More
39 minutes ago
The Grynd Report posted a blog post

[Mixtape] Malia - Apollo 13

Fresh off the release of her debut singles "FNF" & "Eden". Canis Majoris Entertainment in…See More
4 hours ago
Boss posted blog posts
6 hours ago
Hood Illustrated posted a blog post
12 hours ago
Traps N Trunks posted blog posts
19 hours ago
NewMusic posted a blog post
yesterday
Entirely PR posted a blog post
yesterday
Boss posted blog posts
yesterday
Struc Supreme posted videos
Thursday
Traps N Trunks posted blog posts
Thursday
Struc Supreme posted blog posts
Wednesday
Boss posted blog posts
Wednesday
Struc Supreme posted videos
Tuesday
Ms Carmen PlatinumVoicePR posted a blog post

[NEW MUSIC] DJ Greenguy - "DJ Greenguy Presents: McKoman Doni N Friends"| @DJGREENGUY

West Coast's very own, DJ GreenGuy releases his debut album, "DJ Greenguy Presents: McKoman Doni N…See More
Tuesday
Urban Stone Music Group posted a blog post
Tuesday
Keon Freeman posted blog posts
Tuesday
Jerry Lee posted a blog post

Keyz Vango Owns The Summer with Summer Jam 'Hol It'

Brooklyn’s moody R&B/Alternative recording artist Keyz Vango released his latest single “Hol’…See More
Tuesday
The Grynd Report posted a blog post

[Single] D. Fresh - Murder Show | @freshisbacktv

Chicago artist, D.Fresh dropped off the self-directed visual for his single ''Murder Show''…See More
Tuesday
Struc Supreme posted a blog post
Monday
Carl Jones posted a blog post
Monday

About

GoldenTechs created this Ning Network.

© 2019   Created by GoldenTechs.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service