Rakeem aka Rishard ‘Akeem’ Davis, born October 15, 1996, in Berkeley, CA. Grew up in Oakland and San Leandro, CA and graduated from San Leandro High School in 2014.
Rishard Akeem, the third of five brothers, developed a love of poetry at a very young age and was able to articulate through his words many of life’s circumstances. This gift with words was later integrated into lyrics and a musical talent surfaced along with a love of rap / hiphop. Being driven by an incredible work ethic, this hard working young man has endeavored to deliver his style of music into an original, heartfelt and powerful message. His first project, The Journey, was released in 2015. He’s performed at such venues as: Sole City, The Venue, C & J’s Sport Bar and La Pena, Complex the list goes on. In addition to Rakeem’s musical ability, he is an excellent dancer as well.
With the release of Rakeem’s upcoming ep, along with his complete dedication to his craft and Devine Grace, there is little to no doubt he is destined for greatness!