Flynn Adam

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Flynn Adam
Birth name Flynn Adam Atkins
Also known as Flynn, FLYNN, Flynn Adam
Born (1973-08-03) August 3, 1973 (age 43)
Origin Los Angeles, California, United States
Genres Hip hop, alternative, electronic
Occupation(s) Singer/Songwriter/Producer
Instruments Ensoniq ASR-10, Korg MS2000, Vocals
Years active 1996-present
Labels Eartube Empire (1997-2004)
Illect Records (2004)
Gotee Records (2009-2010)
Flynn Adam Records (2010–present)
Associated acts LA Symphony
Rootbeer
Website www.flynn-adam.com

Flynn Adam Atkins (born August 3,[1] 1973)[2] is an American producer/singer/rapper originating from Los Angeles, California. He is currently independent and has released a new EP titled Bang the Drums. Flynn Adam has also been featured numerous times on RadioU and TVU for his music video, "Such a Time," and is an active member of the hip hop music duo Rootbeer. He was also a member of famed Christian hip-hop group LA Symphony which is currently on hiatus.

Albums and EPs[edit]

Memoirs EP[edit]

In 1996, Flynn Adam created Eartube Empire to release his first EP titled Memoirs under the name Flynn Adam Atkins.[3]

Louder[edit]

After releasing Memoirs, Flynn Adam Atkins released his first full-length studio album titled Louder in 1997. It was re-released in 2003.[4]

Burnt Out[edit]

In 2000, Flynn Adam Atkins went under the name, "Flynn" and released the album Burnt Out on the Microcker label.[5] The album cover was designed like a giant matchbook.

In Like Flynn[edit]

In 2004, Flynn signed to ILLECT Recordings and released the experimental hip hop album, In Like Flynn.[6]

Gotee Records releases[edit]

After five years of near inactivity with his solo work mainly due to time involved with LA Symphony, Flynn came back as Flynn Adam and released three digital EPs within the same year, which included three music videos, along with one hard copy album which included a compilation of the three EPs. In January, Flynn Adam released the digital EP, Such a Time, including the title track and matching music video which became almost instant hits on RadioU and TVU.[citation needed] Within just more than two months, Flynn Adam released another digital-only EP titled Dishes and another titled Adios. In May 2009, a hard compilation of the three EPs was released called 500,000 Boomin' Watts and was available only from the Gotee Records online store or from Flynn Adams official store.

Bang the Drums EP[edit]

In April 2010, Flynn posted a picture of a new EP cover and song on his myspace called "Bang the Drums". On May 19, Flynn announced that his new EP would be released on May 25, 2010.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Released Title Label(s)
1997 Louder Eartube Empire
2000 BurntOut Eartube Empire
May 4, 2004 In Like Flynn ILLECT Recordings

EPs[edit]

Released Title Label(s)
1996 Memoirs Eartube Empire
January 27, 2009 Such a Time Gotee Records
March 31, 2009 Dishes Gotee Records
May 26, 2009 Adios Gotee Records
May 26, 2009 500,000 Boomin' Watts Gotee Records
May 25, 2010 Bang the Drums Flynn Adam Records

References[edit]

  1. ^ Flynn Adam (flynnadam) (August 3, 2009). "Yes it's true... Today is my birthday.". Twitter. Retrieved February 19, 2016. 
  2. ^ Intelius. "Flynn A Atkins in the United States". Intelius. Retrieved February 19, 2016. 
  3. ^ Jesusfreakhideout.com: Flynn Adam Atkins, "Memoirs EP" Review Retrieved June 19, 2009.
  4. ^ Jesusfreakhideout.com Flynn Adam Atkins, "Louder" Review Retrieved June 19, 2009.
  5. ^ Jesusfreakhideout.com Flynn, "BurntOut" Review Retrieved June 19, 2009
  6. ^ Jesusfreakhideout.com Flynn, In Like Flynn Review Retrieved June 19, 2009

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