#IndieSongOfTheWeek: "King" By Niykee Heaton
Niykee Heaton, is an American singer-songwriter who was discovered through her YouTube channel after uploading covers of contemporary hits, most notably hip-hop songs, for which she accompanied herself on acoustic guitar, that subsequently went viral.
Niykee got the attention of Russell Simmons and was signed to "All Def Digital" an imprint via Capitol recordsfounded by Simmons and Steve Rifkind She released her debut project, an EP entitled Bad Intentions, on September 23, 2014 which topped Billboard's "Next Big Sound" Chart.
Eventually Heaton frustrated with creative stagnation from her label went the independent route and launched her NBK Movement which stands for "Naturyl Born Killers" .
"We are now in a place where we can create music that I want to create, and we are no longer tied to the people that were holding me back," - Heaton
Niykee Heaton has a deep catalog of music that is a mix of R&B, Pop and Drill Music
Earlier this month Heaton announced her debut headlining concert tour, The Bedroom Tour, beginning on November 14 in Houston, Texas and concluding on December 18 in Los Angeles, California.