4th & Inchez (F.N.I)

4th & Inchez (F.N.I)

 Houston, Texas, USA
BandHip HopPop

East Coast hip hop meets the Dirty South rap; a little ethnic wrinkle, twirled with some urban pop/progressive music. It is indeed a genre of its own and we "4TH & INCHEZ" are all for creating our own path. Our music doesnt cater to a particular demographic; it is UNIVERSALLY accepted. WE GLOBAL!!!

Biography

4th and Inchez is a talented Hip-hop group comprised of three members who go by the names B Verse, Pluto Nash and Kizza.All three emcee’s are of Nigerian decent but currently reside in one of the country’s largest live music scenes: Houston, Texas.This city has produced many hip hop and R&B heavy weights and now 4th and Inchez is poised to make their mark on the music industry. Their distinctive sound comes from a fusion of cultural influences from Africa and the unmistakable southern style of Houston rap and R&B with a twist of east coast. This unique combination of styles has become the signature of 4th and Inchez music.
On their own, 4th and Inchez has recorded and produced two mix tapes titled No Fly Zone and Lag-City, which began generating exposure for the group and creating a buzz on the local music scene in Houston. B Verse, Pluto Nash, and Kizza have also merged their talents with three other up-and-coming Houston rappers by collaborating to form The Union Muzic Group. For eight months, The Union spent countless hours in the studio and produced three successful mix tapes.During this time the group expanded their already growing fan base and loyal street following in Houston through their music and live performances. The Unions very first single “My Banana” (We Loco) was produced by Pluto Nash and received over 3,000 downloads in its first week alone.
4th and Inchez is back to their original trio and released their first album as a group in spring 2010. The album titled Point of View (P.O.V.) was released on Itunes in April and was available for download on the groups’ website http://onesheet.com/4thandinchez/. Their single “All 4 U”received the highest number of downloads and was featured in a music video for Indmix.com. Currently, 4th and Inchez is hard at work marketing and promoting their music by hitting the streets and distributing thousands of CD’s on college campuses, night clubs and at their own performances. They have also been busy writing and recording new music for their upcoming album and mix tapes expected to be released in early 2012.
4th and Inchez has also taken their act on the road performing in live shows all over south Texas in cities including Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin and Beaumont.They have opened for many big name artists including Rick Ross, Fabolous, Dorrough,Gucci Mane, Slim Thug, Talib Kweli etc. Most recently, the group was invited to perform at the House of Blues in Houston, Texas as the opening act for Hip-Hop legend DMX where they didn't only wow the fans but they also did something that has never been done before by an unsigned/indie artist out of Houston .
4th and Inchez stock is on the rise and with their talents in high demand they have numerous performances on the horizon, further expanding their already impressive resume. The members of 4th and Inchez have each dedicated their time and talents to reaching their goal of delivering their music to the world.They have developed a large local fan base and have now set their sights on gaining more wide spread recognition. With fans ranging from Houston to West Africa, Nigeria. it seems there is nothing that can stop this determined and talented group. Please support the movement by visiting the groups’ website for upcoming shows, tour dates and merchs at www.reverbnation.com/4handinchez


Discography

Our very first single “My Banana” (We Loco) was produced by Pluto Nash and had over 3,000 downloads in the first week. All three of the mix-tapes had downloads in the tens of thousands, over 60,000 plays on www.myspace.com/4thinches along with thousands of cd’s passed out in the streets. 4th and Inchez music has been played on 90.9 KTSU, 90.3, several internet radio stations and have performed several live shows in Houston, Dallas, & Beaumont, TX. 4th and Inchez have opened for many artist such as Talib Kweli, Rick Ross, Fabolous, Dorrough, Gucci Mane and many more. Before forming the Union, 4th and Inchez produced 2 other mixtapes; No Fly Zone, & Lag-City. Our Latest EP "Point Of View" (P.O.V) which was released on the 22nd of April 2010 has been a major talk of the town. Over half a million views/plays on myspace, 434,000 downloads worldwide in the first 3 months of its release, etc... We recently did a LiveNation concert at the "House Of Blues" (Houston) Along side houstons own "Slim Thug". The list goes on and on, and there's more to come.

Set List

Atleast 3 good microphones,(with clear quality) we have a full fledged band so monitors, amps the whole 9 would be needed, we would prefer flight and accommodation. We also prefer paid shows but we can do a couple of non paying gigs just to expand our fanbase.