Trends is an independent rap artist who has been performing since the age of 16. He started an independent record label with 3 of his friends at the age of 18 called Itakks Entertainment which stands for I Think All Kinds of Kids Succeed. Trends official debut came out on Itakks Entertainment in 1999 with the singles “Let’s Get It On” and “Who You Be.”, which sold 5000 copies and was spinning on college radio. Trends came out with his debut album in 2004, “This Is Not My World”, which is got rave reviews and is almost out of print.
Trends has shared the stage with great artist such as Dead Prez, Immortal Technique, Substantial, Pack FM,Many Styles, Non-Phixion, Wayne Wonder, Elephant Man,
Amanda Diva, Dana Dane, Kurtis Blow, Grandmaster Caz, Busy Bee, Melle Mel, Louis Logic, Poisen Pen, and Pitch Black
Trends is also an actor and has appeared on MTV, Vh1, FUSE, Blender magazine, The Source, Vibe and Paper magazine
Trends has a number of mixtapes for free download on his myspace page at