Over the past year and a half, Gastonia, North Carolina-based artist K¥NG has released two free projects, Anonymous and The Field of Wheat, and a retail EP, Aura. And he’s still a teenager.

K¥NG’s work ethic and high-energy, melodic music will take him far.

When did you decide that you wanted to pursue music?

At an early age, I knew that music had to be my heart’s passion. I grew up singing in the choir at church, then later on taking band in school and writing music. By the age of 13, I knew that this was a calling I could not refuse, and, ever since, God has used me and my music in ways I could have never imagined possible.

What has been the most memorable moment of your career so far?

Some of the most memorable experiences during my career thus far would be pinpointed to two milestones God has allowed me to achieve this past year. One of these moments: Being featured in the “Know That’s Me” music video with Deraj. Another would have to be opening up for Canon and GAWVI this past December.

What should fans be on the lookout for musically from you in 2017?

I would say definitely more music videos, shows and overall great quality music. Who knows, maybe even some more major news.

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