Artist Spotlight - “Phantom” is the first major label release amid a growing catalog from Katrell Hunter, a young artist, producer, and engineer who is quickly making a name for himself in the music industry. With hard-hitting verses and clever wordplay complimenting a smooth and melodic hook, “Phantom” paints a masterful illustration of the young artist’s rise upon the concrete canvas of his native East Harlem, New York.
Beginning his ascent at the age of sixteen against the backdrop of the hip-hop hotbed that is Harlem, Katrell Hunter has quickly solidified himself as a staple of the local music scene. Inspired and influenced by the likes of Kanye West, he has dedicated himself to the pursuit of perfection in all areas of his craft- including production, songwriting, recording, and engineering. Lending his production and engineering skills to Premier Studios in downtown Manhattan, Hunter has secured credits and collaboration with artists such as Famous Dex, Gunna, and Kyah Baby. No stranger to the stage, his performances have captivated sold-out crowds at venues such as Black Thorn and Aloha Lounge. And if you ask this multitalented emcee about all he’s been able to accomplish in his budding career, he’ll tell you he’s just getting started.
“Phantom” is a flawless embodiment of Hunter’s style, with his striking versatility and tactfully executed cadence woven over an enthralling track produced by Hooly Gz. A complex and dynamic orchestration, the flow of the song pushes listeners into a world of fluid vibes while the emotional connection and strategic strikes of the lyrics pulls them in deeper with each replay. Swerving off the beaten path and creating a lane all his own, this installment by Katrell Hunter will stand out as he conquers new heights and continues his disruption in the music industry.
Released by Sony Music & Wealth Nation, you can download and stream “Phantom” by Katrell Hunter on all major platforms.