At first glance, 21 year old, Alec Koenen may look like a typical 6â€ 1â€™ guy from Minnesota. But spend 15 min with Alec and youâ€™ll soon learn heâ€™s stirred with an undying passion for hip hop and a student of the game. At 10 years old, young Alec spent his days reciting lyrics and beat boxing. Heâ€™s inspired by the the flow and delivery of artists like Nas, Big Daddy Kane, Ras Kass & groups like Little Brother and the Low Budget Crew. Alec prides himself in sticking to the true art it came from. His style is raw & rugged yet smooth & laid-back. Heâ€™s true to himself and aspires for his lyrics to move and reach others just as rappers before him have empowered him.
Now Alec has teamed up with Confidence to unleash his first offering to the masses. “I Give It My Heart” takes listeners back to the Golden Age of Hip Hop while still relating to the music today with an updated sound. Be on the look out for more music from Alec coming soon…