Premiere: Asante Phenix Comes Fully Loaded

Who: Asante Phenix
Where he was born: CT
Where he lives now: BK
What he does: Sing

What he’s been up to lately:
Sleeping less, writing more.

If he were a sound:
The horn from “Creep” by TLC.

What good energy means to him:
Effortless cool.

There’s too much of, and too little of:
Praise.

With whom he would like most to go on a tête à tête:
Yoon Ambush.

What makes him smile:
Girls who look away after you caught them lurkin’.

The first record you bought with his own money:
The Marshall Mathers LP.

Heavy rotation:
Travis Scott à James Blake à Tokimonsta.

Something that’s surprised him recently:
Drake’s Dominance. He’s like MJ in 96 right now.

Where he goes to be alone:
My old rooftop.

Style icon:
Ozwald Boateng.

His favorite person in the world:
The Fresh Prince.

Asante’s WILD Wish:
A World Tour with my day one homies.

 


text by: Katie Chow










Don't yet have an account? now!

Order The Radiant Issue Today

Order The Radiant Issue Today

Order The Radiant Issue Today

Order The Radiant Issue Today