Though born in Louisiana, rapper Fairview Treezy grew up in Alaska. He started rapping in high school and hasn’t stopped since. At 22 years old, his track “Freestlye” has over a million streams on Spotify.

ATMI producer Karl Cranston-Simmons spoke with Treezy to talk about how being raised in Alaska has influenced his music, other local musicians he’s collaborated with, and where he hopes to take his career.

***This episode contains strong language that may not be suitable for all ages.***

Hosted by Tyler Felson.

Music by Kendrick Whiteman.


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