MEET KENDRICK "SWANK" CUNNINGHAM
Born and raised in West Charlotte, the Entertainment Capital of the Carolinas, Kendrick "Swank" Cunningham is quickly making a name for himself as an international dynamic cultural figure as "OB Swank". A rapper in the underground music scene, Swank brings his authentic southern sensibilities to his intimate and relatable tracks. OB Swank is the first hip hop artist in American history to release a mixtape while actively holding a political position.
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OB Swank has a 10,000+ multi-generational and multicultural digital following that is craving for him to release new content. Swank feels that music artists can use their sound to create a new world for humans to exist in.
VENUES PERFORMED IN
NODA Brewing Company
Red Clay Ciderworks
Charlotte Art League
Burger IM in University
2019 Charlotte UNITE Festival
2019 - Finding Peace in Dilemmas
With over 70,000 total streams, his debut project, "Finding Peace in Dilemmas¸" expressed a journey of finding peace out of an inner conflict while in undergrad.
Air It Out Radio
The G Radio
Sign the Aritst
Music Connection Magazine
WBTV Channel 3 News
WSOCTV Channel 9 News
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A Next Step Democrat, Swank is an up and coming public figure that has focused on upward mobility and system transformation since debuting his political career in March 2017 at the Raleigh Tax March.
Assisted effort to preserve a small HBCU
Led youth coalition for equitable education
Supports funding for parks, arts and education
Organizing to stop source of income discrimination