Kyle Bent

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Kyle Bent
Birth nameKyle Bent
Born (1997-08-12) August 12, 1997 (age 22)
Jamaica
OriginUnited States
GenresHip-hop/rap
Occupation(s)Musician
Years active2014-Present
LabelsMade in the Shade Records, LLC
Websitekylebentmusic.com

Kyle Bent (born August 12, 1997, Jamaica) is a Hip-Hop artist, songwriter and singer, known for his 2012 Mixtape titled The Catalyst[1] He initially made a name for himself in Boston as an unsigned artist.

Career[edit]

Bent taught himself the basics of audio engineering and recording.[2][3][4] In 2014 Bent released a music video called Mind Control[5] which brought him his first hundred-thousand views on YouTube.[6] The video was featured on MTV. It also caught the attention of influential hip-hop blogs, such as Undergroundhiphop, HHS97,[7] The Source, XXL, and DJBooth.net. This helped bring more publicity.[8][9]

Music Education[edit]

In early 2016, when Bent was attending college at Bridgewater State University, he released another music video called Higher Power.[10] This led him to get signed by, Denver-based label, Made in the Shade Records[11] later that spring.[12] Then he went on to headline his own East Coast tour early in 2017.[13]

Music Works[edit]

Music
Year Music
2013 Kyle Bent - Mind Control
2015 Kyle Bent - The Money (ft. Lyrica Jada)
Kyle Bent - The Catalyst (VEVO)
Kyle Bent - Modern Love(VEVO)
Kyle Bent - Tunnel Vision(VEVO)
Kyle Bent - Michael Jackson(VEVO)
Kyle Bent - Don't Drink The Drink (The Ayahuasca Experience)(VEVO)
2016 Kyle Bent - The Higher Power
Kyle Bent - Vibes
Kyle Bent - Myself
Kyle Bent - Deserve (ft. Joyner Lucas)
2017 Kyle Bent - Just A Little Bit (Prod. Powers Pleasant)
2018 Kyle Bent - Profound

References[edit]

  1. ^ KyleBentVEVO (2015-08-07), Kyle Bent - The Catalyst, retrieved 2018-01-17
  2. ^ "#DXclusive: Kick Back With Kyle Bent "Just A Little Bit"". HipHopDX. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  3. ^ "KYLE BENT reveals new single "Lifestyle (feat. Joyner Lucas)" -". ventsmagazine.com. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  4. ^ "Kyle Bent: Turning Hopelessness Into An Ever Expanding Potential". Verge Campus. 2017-05-15. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  5. ^ "Kyle Bent – Mind Control [Music Video]". Triller Than Most. 2013-06-16. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  6. ^ Kyle Bent (2013-06-15), Kyle Bent - Mind Control, retrieved 2018-01-21
  7. ^ "Kyle Bent - Conundrum". hiphopsince1987.com. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  8. ^ "Interview: Kyle Bent is carving his name into hip hop". Magnetic Magazine. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  9. ^ Rosenthal, Josh. "Kyle Bent - "REAL" [Music Video]". Rhyme Hip Hop. Retrieved 2018-02-05.
  10. ^ Kyle Bent (2016-02-02), Kyle Bent - The Higher Power, retrieved 2018-01-21
  11. ^ "Kyle Bent | Made In The Shade Records". Made In The Shade Records. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  12. ^ "New Sounds: Kyle Bent goes in for the casual thrill on 'Just A Little Bit' - Vanyaland". Vanyaland. 2017-06-12. Retrieved 2018-01-21.
  13. ^ "KYLE BENT reveals new single "Lifestyle (feat. Joyner Lucas)" – THE PARTAE – The Partae". thepartae.com. Retrieved 2018-02-05.

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