Why Khaliq

With St.Paul, Minnesota emerging with a variety of talent Khaliq adds his distinctive flow and delivery to the cities forefront, with aggression and relatable perspectives. Khaliq's Lyricism is driven by an unstable lifestyle and finding truth. While mixing and mastering his own music, Khaliq has created a sound that is organic and distinctive. Leading to the release of his first seven-track EP Under The Perspective Tree, in the first quarter of 2016, being described as "a precise rapper and a personal, colorful writer." by Pitchfork. The record leaned heavily on Jazz, piano and hard drumming production. Later Khaliq followed up with his recent full-length project "The Mustard Seed". Released in the fourth quarter of 2018, a conceptual album based of the battles with Love, Faith, and God. His untraditional approach allows him to spark new genres and taste, carefully weaving together vivid stories and emotional insight.