Who is FN Meka? A Virtual Rapper Signs Deal with Capitol Records

FN Meka made headlines when he became the first virtual rapper to sign a major deal with Capitol Records.

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MEET FN Meka

FN Meka is a TikTok star with 10.3 million followers at the time of writing. He first appeared online in April 2019 and is originally from Salt Lake City, Utah.

The Unique FN Meka

FN Meka appears to be following in the footsteps of other outrageous young musicians attempting to break into the music scene: the more flashy, the better. The only difference is that FN Meka isn’t technically real; rather, he bills himself as the world’s first artificial intelligence robot rapper.

Online profile of FN Meka

Meka’s TikTok profile shows him in various indoor and outdoor settings as he participates in online challenges and collaborates with other online stars.

Meka’s online bio is brief and to-the-point, describing him as a “robot rapper not accepted by this world.” The rapper’s Instagram

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account is currently set to private, but he has amassed 213,000 followers.

FN Meka Joins Capitol Records

According to Capitol Records, Meka is the world’s “first AR artist” to sign a deal with a major record label.

[It] meets at the intersection of music, technology, and gaming culture,Capitol Music Group’s Executive Vice President of Experiential Marketing & Business Development Ryan Ruden told the outlet. It’s only a taste of what’s to come.

@fnmeka

What do you guys think about my new emblem on my Rolls? 🐍💚

♬ Florida Water – FN Meka & Gunna & Clix

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Celebration of his new Contract

He released “Florida Water,” a collaborative song with Clix and Gunna, to commemorate his new contract with Capitol Records, which brings him into the company of artists such as Halsey, Johnny Depp, Jennifer Lopez, Lil Baby, Katy Perry, and others. He also produced songs like “Moonwalkin” and “Speed Demon” on his own, which became popular hits on the platform.

The announcement of the rapper

The rapper also stated that a commercial will be used to promote the song on Apple Music.
According to Ryan Ruden of Capitol Records, the rapper “meets at the intersection of music, technology, and gaming culture.”

@fnmeka

Got a new ice machine to help keep my wrist on FROZE 🥶

♬ Florida Water – FN Meka & Gunna & Clix

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Latest Project with FN Meka

The recent label signing, according to the Executive Vice President of Experiential Marketing and Business Development, is just a “preview” of future projects.

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While this latest project with FN Meka and Clix is a first of its kind, it is simply an evolution of Capitol Records’ 80-year history of innovation.

Anthony Martini, the co-founder of Meka’s first virtual record label Factory New, also issued a statement, stating that while the rapper’s vocals are derived from a human voice, they are working on technology that will produce music entirely from artificial intelligence.

Twitterverse Isn’t Happy With FN Meka’s Major Record Deal

Many hip-hop fans were outraged by FN Meka’s record deal with Capitol Records, claiming that record labels should hire and sign actual artists who are working hard in the industry.

“Don’t normalise this because wtf and why yall really want androids just out here DO YALL NOT LEARN FROM IROBOT,” wrote one fan.

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