Nello Luchi

Nello Luchi

 Brooklyn, New York, USA
SoloHip HopAlternative

In a world where female emcees are more notorious for their asses than their assets, Nello Luchi represents something new for those who crave a more original and dynamic flavor of Hip Hop. Her music serves an assortment of true lyricism coined by past 80's and 90's veteran emcees. She has an innovative and diverse sound of revolutionary New York City Hip Hop, viewed from her window of creativity and inspiration, developed by living the life of an up and coming struggling emcee.


Janell Smith is considered by many to be one of the most impressionable artist of this time. With a street buzz that is currently getting bigger, she does it all with a gracefulness and ease. With her punch lines, amazing lyrical techniques, and gift for entertaining, Janell is unquestionably a threat to the music world. Unlike most artist and urban music's rap stars, Janell Casaundra Smith also known as Nello Luchi was born to do this. She writes her own songs as well as performs them, and her creative wit is definitely up to par with her stylish demeanor. Janell was born in no other, the city of New York, borough of Brooklyn. She originally started rapping at the age of 11. While some artist rap to become part of the in crowd or to be down, Nello started rapping because of her love for poetry. She also loved hip hop music and began combining the two into something of her own. Janell's inspiration comes from artist such as Jay-Z, Notorious B.I.G., Slick Rick, Mc Lyte, Run DMC, Wu-Tang, as well as many artist of today. Nello brings a youthful, soulful and urban sound/style to the game. Like other artist, Janell uses music to express what she feels and also to have fun. Nello is a very determined person and also a perfectionist. She creates her own hooks for her songs and although she isn't a singer at heart, she executes them to perfection. There is none other like her, she is without a shadow of a doubt bringing something new, fresh and indisputable to the table. Its definitely going to be hard being a female artist in the game, next to the Realest Chick Out. Ms. Janell Casaundra Smith a.k.a Nello Luchi

*NOTE: Nello has been co-signed as the next big emcee by no other than Grammy award winning soul singer Chrisette Michele (Def Jam). 


Nello Luchi - Breathe In Prod. By K'riem Scott (2010)

Dope Alley Ways Presents: Nello Luchi The Nothing Special (2012)

Best Of Both Offices Presents: Nello Luchi - The Struggle Before The Glory (Feb 2015)

Set List

Da Reign

Come On

I'm Dope

Cold World




My sets can vary depending on how long i'm performing. It also depends on what the rules and regulations are for the event I'm performing at. I will censor my music if i have to do so.