Nikki “706nix” McKnight is one of the top emcees of her era. The Columbus, Georgia native is stepped on the scene commanding attention with her honest and raw rhymes and skillful ability to paint vivid pictures with each verse.
At first, rapping was just a pass time hobby. It was not until a longtime friend encouraged her to take it serious and develop it into a full-blown craft and art. After recording her first song, she discovered her talent and passion for writing rhymes. The reflective track "Who Am I," put Nikki’s life into perspective and setting the foundation for what she does best; translating her life experiences into catchy songs that anyone can relate to.
The year 2012 would be 706nix’s break out year. She kicked off the year performing at the SCMC Maybach Music Seminar in Atlanta. On the heels of that momentous performance, she opened for fellow female emcee Trina in Columbus, Georgia and in Jacksonville, Florida. In the years to come, Nikki would perfect her stage presence hitting stages in NYC, Louisiana, Virginia, California, North Carolina, in Texas during SXSW, and being an official artist on the A3C roster in 2016.
She possesses versatility that allows her to create music for people from all walks of life and continues to make a name for herself not only in the music business, but in the fashion lane as well. She runs her FIEcrū Apparel line, which is also making a name for itself around the world. Nikki McKnight continues to prove that she can master whatever she sets her mind and heart to do. She certainly possesses a name and brand that you should get familiar with if you aren't already.