Multifaceted Hip Hop Artist Incksalonius “Baptizm” Cuts by DJ Grazzhoppa
Meet Incksalonius, the powerhouse talent behind Real Phresh Music, a Brooklyn-Bronx based record label that is shaking up the hip-hop scene with its fresh and authentic approach. Not just a devoted emcee, Incksalonius is also a skillful producer and the creative director of her label, making her a true businesswoman extraordinaire. Incksalonius’ journey in the music industry began as an intern for prominent recording studios D&D and Unique Recording. This early exposure to the world of music production ignited a passion that would lead her to explore her own musical talents as an emcee. In 1999, while still a college student, Incksalonius released her first self-produced EP titled “Push,” where she transformed her thoughts into powerful lyrical prose.
The “Push” EP garnered significant attention from the press and caught the ears of local and international college radio stations. As her reputation grew, Incksalonius took the stage at various esteemed venues, including the iconic Nuyorican Poets Cafe, The Five Spot, and Wetlands, among others. With her undeniable talent and magnetic stage presence, she soon solidified her place as one of hip-hop’s most authentic and real-to-life lyricists. Female emcees in the modern hip-hop era take no prisoners.
Incksalonius’ musical journey continued to evolve as she delved into producing music for local artists and collaborating on various projects. Her collaboration with Belgian producer Krewcial on “Sky to land” for his “25/8” LP (Vinylators/BBE) earned her international recognition and the opportunity to perform overseas in Canada, Belgium, and the Netherlands.
In 2006, Incksalonius made a significant move by founding Real Phresh Music alongside her partner Silent Someone. As the driving force behind the label, she has been at the forefront of the progressive movement in hip-hop, pushing boundaries and breaking barriers. Real Phresh Music has become a platform for emerging artists like Jamma Wun and Rough D.R.A.F.T, offering a fresh perspective and a voice for the underground scene. Independent hip-hop labels provide balance in regard to quality music releases.
Amidst her success as a label founder and producer, Incksalonius has also continued to release her own music. In 2008, she dropped her EP titled “Grown Another Day,” featuring the captivating singles “Soul Forever” and “Teach the Kids.” The tracks caught the attention of international radio stations and promoters, further establishing her reputation as a force to be reckoned with in the hip-hop landscape.
Incksalonius “Baptizm (Brand New)” Prod by Zaquan Cuts by DJ Grazzhoppa | YouTube Video
Published in December 2011: Incksalonius “Baptizm (Brand New)”, Produced by Zaquan, Directed by DJ Grazzhoppa.
As of today, Incksalonius continues to make waves with new singles such as “Gettin’ My Fingers Dirty” and a feature on Belgian soul singer JtotheC’s “Sweet Rendezvous.” With a new project in the works and plans to launch a program for teenagers in Brooklyn, Incksalonius shows no signs of slowing down. Her innovative spirit, artistic acumen, and unwavering dedication to the hip-hop culture make her a standout figure in the industry. She continues to garner accolades and acknowledgement.
The summer promises to bring an exciting and skillful piece of work from Incksalonius, leaving fans and music enthusiasts eagerly awaiting her next move. As she continues to break barriers and carve her path in the world of hip-hop, Incksalonius remains an inspiration to aspiring artists and a driving force for change in the music industry.