K. Sparks is a rap artist, music producer & lyricist all in one. “[He] truly embodies the term “Real Hip Hop”. With his passionate tone and sincere lyrics, it is very clear that he is destined to be one of Hip Hop’s future stars.”
K. Sparks always been involved with music. As a child, he used to listen to his father’s jazz band rehearsing in their apartment. Writing became K. Sparks’ focus during his teenage years: “I would write lyrics in my classes… by the end of the day I would have about 5 songs” says K. Sparks. Born and raised in Queens, NY, he quickly learned the value of hard work, dedication and determination and actively started building his career.
UPDATE: K. Sparks & Pajozo’s song “All That Jazz” was included on FrostWire FrostClick 2009 Compilation Album Volume 1 celebrating the first 1,000,000 downloads of 2009.
At the age of 15 he started performing in various talent venues and began to create a buzz for himself within the Queens area. After a while K. Sparks began recording [his original songs in professional studios.] To date he has released 4 mixtapes, 3 Underground albums, and 1 self titled promotional CD. K. Sparks’ second mixtape generated such a buzz over seas that he was nominated for the best new mixtape release of the year award in London.
K. Sparks then went on to become 1 of 10 finalist in DJ Green Lanterns Freestyle competition, featured in Rap Fanatic Magazine, and featured on several mixtapes such as DJ Ophax, DJ Meddafore, DJ Blendz and DJ Cool Kev. His positive and optimistic outlook is what continues to fuel his drive “Persistence wears down resistance, so you have to always pursue your vision, and never waiver”. K. Sparks combines real life experiences, social commentary, and a witty sense of humor to provide the listener with a more in depth look at society.
Artist & Businessman
In 2005, discouraged by the politics of “making it” in the hip-hop circles, he created his own music production/song writing company, Double Up Entertainment, which has now grown to have offices in New York, Connecticut, California, and Texas. K. Sparks continues to write, record and produce massive amounts of material, always trying to strike a balance between being an artist and a CEO.
Check out his newest music video – “Trill”
The Free Album
“Definition” is a collaborative work of K. Sparks & Pajozo. K. Sparks wrote almost all of the songs, while Pajozo produced and mastered them. All tracks were recorded at K. Sparks’ Double Up Entertainment Studios in NY by Big Drew & Dave Barz. K. Sparks wanted to release the “Definition” album free and under Attribution-No Derivative Works Creative Commons License to thank his loyal fans for the continuous support and to allow his music to be heard by more people around the world. Share & enjoy the freebie.
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You can buy K. Sparks’ albums at those online stores: CD Baby/CD Baby, iTunes, Rhapsody, and Napster.