If you are not familiar with the DMV based songwriter Chris Allen is set to roll out hard hitting summer-tinged single ‘Headband’ via New York City hip-hop imprint Litt Music.
Up and coming lyricist Chris Allen’s brooding authenticity makes every bar he lays down feel right. An effervescent artistic arena, D.C is a city that has brought worldwide acclaim to hometown acts such as GoldLink and Wale. Through their unique stylistic approach to music through storytelling of D.C’s underground, they have laid the foundation for acts like Allen to revolutionize the city’s evolving musical influence in avant-garde like fashion.
On his newest record ‘Headband’ Allen rhymes with bubbling confidence about his carefree outlook on any type of situation going on in his life. Soaring over the bouncy production in expert fashion Allen has never been better. Boasting about his keen off-hand ability to deliver catchy hooks Allen leverages the production effortlessly stating there is no method to the madness of his success.
Allen has finally homed in on his sound building his live set competitively mastering large hip-hop competitions across the U.S with back-to-back victories Coca-Cola Battle of The Bands competition and a successive win at Pittsburgh’s Battle of The Burgh competition against 60+ other hip-hop acts. Having received critical encomiums from established tastemakers such as DJ Booth, Daily Chiefers, and more Allen’s dynamic role in hip-hop has been widely noted.
Listen to ‘Headband’ which is the next big step in the evolution of Allen as he melds the traditional D.C rap influence with the new-age eclectic role of hip-hop in the ever changing culture of popular music.
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