🎤 Armanni Reign – The Evolution of an MC 🎶
Armanni Reign’s journey into the world of music began as a humble hobby, rapping in elementary school lunchrooms, high school hallways, and college house parties. It didn’t take long for him to realize the true worth of his gift.
Proving His Mettle
In an era where artists proved their worth by progressing from cyphers to rap battles, Armanni embarked on his journey in small competitions, steadily making a name for himself. His talent shone brightly, earning him a three-month reign as Philly 103.9FM’s ‘Cypher’ champion. It was a defining moment in his career.
The Drum and Bass Revelation
Armanni’s introduction to drum and bass was a pivotal turning point, marked by a seminal experience listening to his first mixtape, “DJ SS Live at Sutpen’s Jungle,” featuring the vocal skills of MC Skibadee and MC Foxy, opened his eyes to the lyrical potential of drum and bass. MC Skibadee became a significant influence, shaping Armanni’s powerful and diverse style of lyrical delivery, earning respect from peers and top drum and bass MCs and DJs worldwide. Staying true to his hip-hop roots, Armanni Reign infuses his performances with bounce, flavor, and lyrical wizardry. He effortlessly bridges the gap between genres, captivating audiences with his dynamic presence.
A Global Stage Host
Armanni Reign’s career has taken him to stages around the world, where he serves as the veteran MC for some of the industry’s top DJs across various genres. From Bro Safari to Goldie, DJ Craze to STS9, Andy C to DJ Snake, his ability to read the crowd and seamlessly blend “toasting” with rapping sets him apart.
A Versatile Recording Artist
As a recording artist, Armanni Reign’s versatility shines through. He has lent his vocal talents to tracks spanning multiple genres, collaborating with artists such as Ray Volpe, Spag Heddy, Barely Alive, Riot, Zomboy, Virtual Riot, Stereolize, A Boy and a Girl, Mark Instinct, AC Slater, and many more. His ability to adapt and experiment has earned him a place in various music scenes.
Syncing with the World
Armanni Reign’s music has transcended the stage, finding a home in movies, video games, and television. His tracks have been featured in advertising campaigns for “Fast and Furious 9,” Square Enix’s “Just Cause 4,” Gearbox’s “Borderlands 3,” Ubisoft’s “Ghost Recon: Breakpoint,” and more. His extensive catalog extends across platforms, from Netflix to MTV.
A Creative Chameleon
Whether as a solo artist, freestyler, rap battler, or collaborator in projects like Society of Numbers with The Upbeats and the concept project with Nick Weiller (Bro Safari) known as Last Rhetoric, Armanni Reign’s dedication to his craft has spanned over two decades and continues to captivate audiences.