More About BIGRECBIGREC is a New Orleans-born, Oklahoma-bred, ATL-certified emcee, equipped with one of the most commanding voices since KRS-ONE, & poised to push groundbreaking hip hop to the forefront.
A true wordsmith, BIGREC simply moves people. He made his positive energy & charismatic presence felt globally by appearing on the internationally-syndicated WHEEL OF FORTUNE. The major highlight though was becoming the FIRST [& currently, ONLY] person to actually rap on the renown game show. Having shared stages with the likes of KRS, Raekwon, Buckshot & Slaughterhouse, BIGREC has become a well-known fixture in the mid-south region for his high-energy performances. His debut LP "Chronicles..." birthed notable songs "Nostalgia" & "(Life Is a) Process". His follow-up LP, "Go Hard...The Album", a tribute to his home of 13 years [Tulsa, Oklahoma], displayed his adding commercial viability, which garnered acclaim & consistent radio play in the Oklahoma urban market. His anthems "Go Hard" & the "Go Hard REMIX" literally dominated urban airwaves for the majority of 2006.
Now residing in Atlanta, GA, BIGREC has achieved numerous accolades & has most recently connected with four renown underground vets to form super-crew THE-5IVE. Currently in collaboration w/ legendary producer DIAMOND D (D.I.T.C.), the group has received several co-signs & production from Erick Sermon (EPMD), The Alchemist & 9th Wonder, amongst many others. Also part of the IMA network, BIGREC is establishing himself to be one of the prominent voices of his time.
At the heart of BIGREC is a viral movement currently making an indelible mark in the ATL underground: RHHIB [REAL HIP HOP IS BACK]. Highlighting a middle lane created by the potential fusion of "mainstream" & "underground" hip hop, BIGREC has his finger on the pulse of something major. With the balance of hip hop in question, REC is spearheading the answers many have been looking for. Ladies & Gentlemen, REAL HIP HOP IS BACK!