Gold Frames On Brown Skin
Actor; Author / Writer; Director; Film Maker; Musician
Hard-hitting flows, raw, brutally honest lyricist and a fresh, charisma-dripped style that’s impossible to ignore. Welcome to the exhilarating new world of Gold Frames on Brown Skin formally known as D’andre O’range an emerging hip-hop artist from the US who’s currently making a major mark on the global music scene. His sound is bold, daring and conscious. From infectious rap rhythms to intelligent wordplays, his style is highly unique whilst still being very accessible to hip-hop fans young and old. The rapper fuses the bouncy, feel-good flows of artists like Outkast to the raw realism of acts like Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. He’s known for his highly socially aware lyrics that touch on the most pressing issues of the day. His story-driven bars really take you directly into his world and tell tales in rich, vivid detail. He has a knack for talking on issues so candidly it really draws you into the story and makes you feel as well as think.
Hailing from Macon, GA, a town known for music legends such as Little Richard and Otis Redding, the young artist got his start in school. He joined the school band and learnt everything, from reading music to writing lyrics and even playing the tuba. Soon he began rapping with local talents and formed his first group “The Ghost Squad”.
The rapper has since worked with a number of popular artists such as Yung Joc, Young Dirty Bastard and Big Rube. It’s clear to see that he’s in for a bright future.