About A1 Flow: Local recording artist A1 Flow (real name Allen Hawkins Jr.) is rapidly generating a significant amount of local as well as national attention. A native of the DC area, the artist has become a highly sought out force in the area’s music scene, being featured on online as well as local radio shows as well as blogs. A1 Flow first came into the local spotlight through the area’s Go-Go scene, gaining popularity through performances with the acclaimed bands TCB and Backyard.
A hip-hop artist primarily, A1 Flow is interpreting the genre through an eclectic lens, drawing inspiration from a wide range of musical forms, which include electronic dance music, pop as well as R&B. In his lyrics, the artist shares a wide spectrum of emotions and experiences, with an acute emphasis on self-realization and the appreciation of life. It is through the medium of music that the artist hopes to inspire his peers to strive to do great, seemingly impossible things. This personal vision drives his musical work.
Recently, the artist’s single, “Look At Your Face,” debuted during WPGC radio-station’s DMV Spotlight segment hosted by Tony Redz. The segment also consisted of an on-air interview with the artist. Shortly after, the artist appeared on local online radio personality DJ Yankee’s The Fix Show, for the debut of his latest single, “Famous.” He was also appeared on another local online Indie artist radio show The Eddie Kayne Show. In September he recently had an interview on DreamChasers Radio with Senna Stylez. In October He had an Exclusive interview with celebrity On-Air personality Queen Charis and was placed on her blog.
Seizing his momentum, the artist has released his first single in April under the management of Groundhog Entertainment LLC. Called "Something New" Featuring Jus Paul, which have also been Aired on WPGC and WKYS multiple time since releasing the song. This ambitious project is inclusive in nature, intended to unite a diverse audience through resonating themes of love, aspiration, and the enjoyment of the human experience. With these thematic influences in mind, he’s worked intently with producers to craft sounds-capes that support his lyrics and creative vision.