Record Producer, Emcee
Bronze Nazareth is an international underground hip hop artist and producer who hails from Detroit, MI. Bronze was picked up by RZA as a Wu Tang producer in 2002. Bronze was introduced to the world via his production work on RZA’s “Birth of a Prince” album. For years he continued making connections and building his credits on the independent scene. In 2005, Bronze helped introduce a younger generation to Wu Tang by contributing a bulk of the production on “Wu Tang Meets The Indie Culture” (selected by The Source Magazine as Independent Album of the Year (2005)). Bronze signed to Babygrande records in 2006 and released his first solo album “The Great Migration”. The album showcased his emcee skills and soulful production style and received critical acclaim.
Next, Nazareth went on to form his own group, The Wisemen, who as a collective, released yet another critically acclaimed album, entitled “Wisemen Approaching” in 2007. In the whirlwind years that followed, Bronze’s music fueled the sale of hundreds-of-thousands of units and left its own indelible imprint upon indie hip hop, and the Wu-Tang legacy. He has worked with the likes of The Wu Tang Clan, RZA, Raekwon, GZA, Masta Killa, Inspectah Deck, Royce 5’9, Canibus, Immortal Technique, CopyWrite, La The Darkman, Willie The Kid, Kool G Rap, Buckshot, Sean Price, Ras Kass, Chino XL, Roc Marciano, Planet Asia, Boldy James and many more of today’s most vibrant and relevant independent acts.
2010 saw Bronze handle production on Raekwon’s ‘Butter Knives’ (Shaolin Vs. Wu Tang), an appearance on Wu Tang Clan’s ‘225 Rounds’ (Legendary Weapons), a compelling verse alongside Royce 5’9 & Sean Price on ‘Let’s Go’, and In late 2011, Bronze Nazareth released his sophomore album, “School for the Blindman” which was again heralded by fans and critics alike as a masterpiece. The album debuted #61 on the Billboard Hip Hop & R&B Top 200.
2014 brought two more critically acclaimed albums — Bronze Nazareth and Willie the Kid’s “The Living Daylights” and Bronzes 5th solo project “Thought for Food of Volume 3”. Bronze Nazareth also produced the commercial for Samsung’s Galaxy S5 promo run to finish out the year. Bronze’s most recent work includes 2015’s critically acclaimed collaboration album with Canibus entitled “Time Flies, Life Dies, Phoenix Rise which debuted at #49 and Billboards top 100 rap albums #30 and hip hop and R&B top 100 and #135 and Billboards top 200 independent albums. Dropping several high profile instrumental albums in 2016 and 2017. Bronze Nazareth will release his 6th solo studio album titled ‘If You’re Worried You Should Be’ – in 2018.
Legendary. Longevity. Yet and still, Bronze Nazareth’s star continues to shine.