Now, 3 years later having done tracks with Justin Bieber and Da Baby and Performing on Jimmy Kimmel and Ellen, he is the biggest new rapper around.With over 4.3million TikTok followers, and 1.7million on YouTube, 24k has blown up but it has taken years of hard work. Named as one of YouTube's official Artists on the Rise, we take a look back at where he came from.
“Music you throw on the aux at a house party and everyone goes dummy”
Here is young 24KGoldn, chatting about his hopes for his career to us, just 3 years ago.Now after a Billboard Hot 100. He was certified platinum by the RIAA in April 2020.
Where are you from?
I'm from San Francisco, the next upcoming city out the Bay Area.
Describe your sound:
I make party music, music you can bump in the whip to get hype to, music you throw on the aux at a house party and everyone goes dummy. I like to make my music catchy so people can sing along to it.
Tell us about your latest track:
My latest track, Kickback, features 2 of my brodies Desse da Mac and Dec wit a Tec. This song was a ton of fun to make and we all got lots of energy on this one. Make sure to check out the music video too!
Who inspires you?
I take a lot of inspiration from ASAP Rocky, he's been one of my favorite artists since like 6th grade.
Where do you see your career in 5 years?
5 years from now you can catch me doin sold out shows, getting radio play, and puttin on for the city.
Where can we check out your sounds?
You can find me on soundcloud at soundcloud.com/24kgoldn and my music videos on youtube.com/user/asvpgolden
Tell us something about yourself that the people need to know:
I'm only 16 but I'm doing this shit better than dudes twice my age, so don't sleep because it's just getting better from here.