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Malki Means King
In the game since 2005
Malki Means King (Samuel Malki) is a renowned American rapper and musician who was born on January 28, 1986, in Oakland, CA. Growing up in Berkeley, CA, he is of mixed heritage, with Middle Eastern roots from Lebanon and Jordan, as well as European roots from Italy and Wales. Malki derives his stage name from the Arabic word for “King,” which he proudly embraces.
Malki has been a recording artist since 2005 and has created an impressive catalogue of original hip-hop and rap songs. Although he draws inspiration from various aspects of hip-hop, his musical style is distinctive, and his voice is easily recognizable in a crowded room. Malki’s music is fun, and he is known to wear a crown during performances and in public. He aims to spread joy and laughter through his music, and if his listeners don’t smile or laugh, they might have missed the point.
Malki has dedicated himself to his craft and worked tirelessly to develop his skills. In addition to being a rapper, he is also a producer, engineer, and video director. He has garnered support from notable rappers and celebrities over the years, and he has collaborated with platinum and billboard artists. In 2017, his viral hit “Mansion” on Facebook propelled him to new heights and established him as a rising rap artist.
In mid-2020, Malki proved his mettle by winning the “Beats 2 Bars” nationwide rap contest hosted on social media by New York’s “Hot 97” radio station. His victory in a competition notoriously known for its tough crowd was a significant achievement and cemented his status as an elite emcee.
However, it was his viral music and comedic satire videos on TikTok about being wealthy that led to his breakthrough. His “Diamond Tester” trend, which involved comically testing the authenticity of his diamonds, went viral, and he gained immense popularity and influence on the platform. This success translated to other short-form video platforms like Facebook/Instagram Reels, Youtube Shorts, and Snapchat Spotlight, where he became a sensation. Malki’s newfound popularity and clout on social media earned him numerous brand deals and allowed him to showcase his luxurious lifestyle in his videos, featuring supercars and mansions. He even featured on official Snapchat shows like “Rich Tings” and “Dirty Money.”
Malki’s love for music and his faith in God and himself drive him. He aims to inspire others positively and leave a lasting impact on the music industry. He aspires to be a legend and one of the biggest artists in the game, with his hustle, dedication, passion for music, faith, and love propelling him to make a genre-transcending impact that touches lives and changes music forever.
– Malki Means King