Tom P

Tom P

 Decatur, Georgia, USA
BandHip HopPop

Tom P is a hip-hop artist from Atlanta. His quick delivery and witty lyrics gained attention, while his authenticity earned respect among a large, diverse audience. He's headlined and sold out nearly every major venue in the city, performed at over 200 shows, opened for many major artists, released 3 albums, boasts a large die-hard local and on-line following and has done it independently. He won "best act in Atlanta" in 2013 in the cities largest free press & known for a high-energy live show

Biography

Tom P is an independent hip hop artist from Atlanta known for his originality, authenticity, large and diverse following and high-energy live performances.

SHOWS - He has performed at over 200 shows of all sizes in the last seven years. He has headlined and sold out most of the popular, major, venues in the city as the headlining act, but also co-headlined the largest hip-hop festival (the A3C) the last five years, opened for many major artists (listed below) and has participated in several large tours as a supporting act.

To date, he has opened for/toured with:
B.O.B
Three 6 Mafia
Nappy Roots
Yelawolf
Rehab
Gorilla Zoe,
Trinidad James
Cyhi the Prynce
Bone Thugs N Harmony
Raekwon
Techn9ne
Machine Gun Kelly
Rittz
Jarren Benton
Freddie Gibbs
Big K.R.I.T.
Kilo Ali
Too Short
Hopsin
Big Sean
Chris Webby

Dungeon Family

MAYDAY

and more..

RECEPTION - He has earned praised by the local press for his witty lyrics, rapid-fire rhythm and ability to "show up more famous acts" (Creative Loafing.) Boasting one of the largest followings of any independent artist in the city, he has become well known for throwing his own annual events, which often bring out upwards of 1,000 fans from all over the country. Due to his versatility and cross-over appeal, it's no mystery why the cities most popular and widely distributed free press, Creative Loafing, named him "Best Hip Hop Act in Atlanta" in 2013 and "Best Overall Act in Atlanta" in 2014.

FAN BASE - Outside of his die-hard local following, his social-media presence continues to grow as people from across the World learn about his music. He currently has over 400,000 views on You Tube, 41,000 Twitter followers and over 10,000 Facebook fans. His growing popularity is due, not only his talent, but his work ethic also. In addition to writing, recording and performing, he also directs music videos, hosts a pop-culture blog, promotes popular events in the city and has consistently released new material for his fans. He has earned respect in hip-hop communities all over the South East and people travel from all over the country for his concerts. This can be seen in his video "Red Cups," where Tom P hosted an outdoor party and filmed his video in real time as over 500 people arrived to support and participate.

MUSIC - He recently released his third album “The Preacher’s Kid,” which reached the iTunes Top-100 chart within 24­ hours of its debut. It features collaborations with Trinidad James, Rittz, Jarren Benton and Rehab.

His previous album release party for "Root for the Underdog," sold out “The Quad” one of the largest venues in Atlanta and sold 1,000 units to those in attendence. It earned positive reviews from major hip-hop magazines and blogs. For example; XXL, DJBooth, The Smoking Section and Thisis50.com. Tom P now has an organic following of over 100,000 fans across his social media and well over 100,000 downloads and streams of his albums and mix-tape releases.

TV - He was recently asked to be part of a new reality show on MTV about artists from Atlanta trying to 'make it.' The show was filmed at the beginning of 2015 and the air date is TBA.

Tom P continues to work hard and make the music he loves. A new mix-tape is in the works and set to be released early next year.





Discography

Tom P - The Preachers Kid





Tom P - Root for the Underdog (2010)





Tom P - (Self Titled) (2009)