Remy Banks

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Remy Banks
Birth nameRemy Jose Banks
Also known asRem
BornQueens, New York, United States
GenresHip hop
Occupation(s)Rapper
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2009–present
Labels
Associated acts
  • Children of the Night
  • Hannibal King
  • World's Fair
Websiteremybanks.com

Remy Banks is an American rapper from Forest Hills, Queens, New York. Aside from his solo career, he is a member of the music collective World's Fair currently signed to Fool's Gold Records. He is also member of the music trio Children of the Night, with fellow rappers Nasty Nigel and Lansky Jones.

Career[edit]

2010–12: World Famous and Queens... Revisited[edit]

On December 24, 2010, Remy Banks released the collaborative mixtape, World Famous, with record producer Hannibal King.[1] On March 27, 2012, Remy Banks, Nasty Nigel, and Lansky Jones, as Children of the Night, released the studio album Queens... Revisited, under Mishka NYC.[2]

2013–present: Bastards of the Party and higher.[edit]

On September 3, 2013, Remy Banks' hip hop collective, World's Fair, released their debut studio album, Bastards of the Party, under Fool's Gold Records.[3][4] On May 17, 2015, Remy Banks released his debut solo mixtape, higher..[5]

Two of Banks' singles have charted on Billboard Twitter Real-Time: rem at #31 on March 7, 2015, and N1go at #50 on March 26, 2016.[6]

Discography[edit]

Solo[edit]

Extended plays
  • champ hoody ep. 1 (2017)
Mixtapes
  • higher. (2015)

with World's Fair[edit]

Studio albums
  • Bastards of the Party (2013)
  • TBA (2017)

with Children of the Night[edit]

Mixtapes
  • 100% (2008) [7]
  • Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
  • Yes or No (2010)
  • Queens... Revisited (2012)

with Hannibal King[edit]

Mixtapes
  • World Famous (2010)

Guest appearances[edit]

List of non-single guest appearances, with other performing artists, showing year released and album name
Title Year Artist(s) Album
"More Clouds" 2011 Domo Genesis Under the Influence
"Flowers" 2012 Prince Samo, Mr. MFN eXquire, Goldie Glo, Maachew Bentley Street Viceroy
"3FLIPS6" ASAP Ant, Zombie Juice N/A
"Drugs Got Me Spiritual" 2013 Domo Genesis
"Pretty Girls" Grande Marshall Mugga Man
"Eggs Florentine" Asher Roth, DJ Drama, Don Cannon, King Mez The Greenhouse Effect Vol. 2
"Cold World" MellowHigh, Earl Sweatshirt MellowHigh
"Intoxicated Scarfaces" 2014 Dash Double A-Side: Vol. 2
"Where's Your Leader?" Sean C & LV, Bun B, Prodigy, CharlieRED Loud Dreams Vol. 1
"The Rap Monument" Pusha T, Bryant Dope, Go Dreamer, RetcH, Nipsey Hussle, Problem, Danny Brown, Meyhem Lauren, Raekwon, Vado, Kilo Kish, Flatbush Zombies, Renegade El Rey, Rockie Fresh, Pill, Bodega Bamz, Killer Mike, Del Harris, YG, CyHi da Prince, Young Thug, Aston Matthews, Prodigy, SL Jones, Nasty Nigel, Bobby Creekwater, Action Bronson, Heems, Mike G, Yak Ballz, Zebra Katz, Curtis Williams, Reese, Dave, LightSkinMac11, Alkebulan, CEEJ, Jace, Alexander Spit, ScottyATL, Da$H N/A
"American Gods" 2015 Ratking, Teddy, Slickyboy 700-Fill
"4:50 AM" Dash, Domo Genesis N/A
"Euphoria" 2016 Boys Noize
"Where's Your Leader?" Prodigy, Bun B, CharlieRED RIP #2
"Hating on Gang" AJ Tracey Lil Tracey
"Passports" 2017 Hudson Mohawke Silicon Valley

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Remy Banks & Hannibal King - World Famous (Mixtape)". 2DOPEBOYZ. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Queens...Revisited". Children Of The Night. 27 March 2012.
  3. ^ "Listen to 'N1go,' New Music From World's Fair's Remy Banks - Billboard". Billboard. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  4. ^ "WORLD'S FAIR - BASTARDS OF THE PARTY". foolsgoldrecs.com. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  5. ^ Patrick Lyons (18 May 2015). "Remy Banks - higher. - Download & Listen [New Mixtape]". HotNewHipHop. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  6. ^ "Billboard Twitter Emerging Artists". Billboard. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
  7. ^ https://childrenofthenight.bandcamp.com/album/100