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Remy Banks

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Remy Jose Banks (born 1988) is an American rapper. He is best known as a member of the New York music collective World's Fair, currently signed to Fool's Gold Records. Banks is also member of the music group Children of the Night, with fellow World's Fair members Nasty Nigel and Lansky Jones.

Remy Banks
Birth nameRemy Jose Banks
Also known asRem
Born1988 (age 30–31)
Queens, New York, U.S.
OriginForest Hills, Queens, New York, U.S.
GenresHip hop
Occupation(s)Rapper
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2008–present
LabelsFool's Gold
Associated acts
Websiteremybanks.com

CareerEdit

2010–12: World Famous and Queens... RevisitedEdit

On December 24, 2010, Remy Banks released the collaborative mixtape, World Famous, with record producer Hannibal King.[1] On March 27, 2012, Remy Banks, Nasty Nigel, and Lansky Jones, as Children of the Night, released the studio album Queens... Revisited, under Mishka NYC.[2]

2013–present: Bastards of the Party and higher.Edit

On September 3, 2013, Remy Banks' hip hop collective, World's Fair, released their debut studio album, Bastards of the Party, under Fool's Gold Records.[3][4] On May 17, 2015, Remy Banks released his debut solo mixtape, higher..[5]

Two of Banks' singles have charted on Billboard Twitter Real-Time: rem at #31 on March 7, 2015, and N1go at #50 on March 26, 2016.[6]

DiscographyEdit

Extended playsEdit

List of EPs, with release details
Title EP details
Champ Hoody Music Ep. 1
Champ Hoody Music Ep. 2
  • Released: October 26, 2018
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
Did This in Detroit[7]
  • Released: July 31, 2019
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download

MixtapesEdit

List of mixtapes, with release details
Title EP details
100%[8]
(with Children of the Night)
  • Released: November 27, 2008
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
Where the Wild Things Are[9]
(with Children of the Night)
  • Released: December 24, 2009
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
Yes/No[10]
(with Children of the Night)
  • Released: February 17, 2010
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
World Famous
(with Hannibal King)
  • Released: December 24, 2010
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
Queens...Revisted[11]
(with Children of the Night)
  • Released: March 27, 2012
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
Bastards of the Party
(with World's Fair)
  • Released: September 3, 2013
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download
Higher
  • Released: May 18, 2015
  • Label: Self-released
  • Formats: Digital download

Collaborative studio albumsEdit

List of mixtapes, with release details
Title EP details
New Lows
(with World's Fair)

Guest appearancesEdit

List of non-single guest appearances, with other performing artists, showing year released and album name
Title Year Artist(s) Album
"More Clouds" 2011 Domo Genesis Under the Influence
"Flowers" 2012 Prince Samo, Mr. MFN eXquire, Goldie Glo, Maachew Bentley Street Viceroy
"3Flips6" ASAP Ant, Zombie Juice non-album singles
"Drugs Got Me Spiritual" 2013 Domo Genesis
"Pretty Girls" Grande Marshall Mugga Man
"Eggs Florentine" Asher Roth, DJ Drama, Don Cannon, King Mez The Greenhouse Effect Vol. 2
"Cold World" MellowHigh, Earl Sweatshirt MellowHigh
"Intoxicated Scarfaces" 2014 Dash Double A-Side: Vol. 2
"Where's Your Leader?" Sean C & LV, Bun B, Prodigy, CharlieRed Loud Dreams Vol. 1
"The Rap Monument" Pusha T, Bryant Dope, Go Dreamer, Retch, Nipsey Hussle, Problem, Danny Brown, Meyhem Lauren, Raekwon, Vado, Kilo Kish, Flatbush Zombies, Renegade El Rey, Rockie Fresh, Pill, Bodega Bamz, Killer Mike, Del Harris, YG, Cyhi the Prynce, Young Thug, Aston Matthews, Prodigy, SL Jones, Nasty Nigel, Bobby Creekwater, Action Bronson, Heems, Mike G, Yak Ballz, Zebra Katz, Curtis Williams, Reese, Dave, LightSkinMac11, Alkebulan, CeeJ, Jace, Alexander Spit, ScottyATL, Dash non-album single
"American Gods" 2015 Ratking, Teddy, Slickyboy 700-Fill
"4:50 AM" Dash, Domo Genesis non-album single
"Euphoria" 2016 Boys Noize Mayday
"Where's Your Leader?" Prodigy, Bun B, CharlieRED RIP #2
"Hating on Gang" AJ Tracey Lil Tracey
"Passports" 2017 Hudson Mohawke Silicon Valley
"Conversations"[12] 2019 Fifthgod, History, Dre Dollasz The Fifth Tape

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Remy Banks & Hannibal King - World Famous (Mixtape)". 2DOPEBOYZ. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Queens...Revisited". Children Of The Night. 27 March 2012.
  3. ^ "Listen to 'N1go,' New Music From World's Fair's Remy Banks - Billboard". Billboard. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  4. ^ "WORLD'S FAIR - BASTARDS OF THE PARTY". foolsgoldrecs.com. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  5. ^ Lyons, Patrick (18 May 2015). "Remy Banks - higher. - Download & Listen [New Mixtape]". HotNewHipHop. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  6. ^ "Billboard Twitter Emerging Artists". Billboard. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
  7. ^ https://soundcloud.com/remybanks/sets/detroit-rem
  8. ^ https://childrenofthenight.bandcamp.com/album/100
  9. ^ https://childrenofthenight.bandcamp.com/album/where-the-wild-things-are
  10. ^ https://childrenofthenight.bandcamp.com/album/yes-no
  11. ^ https://childrenofthenight.bandcamp.com/album/queens-revisited
  12. ^ https://www.fifthgod.com/the-fifth-tape