Prentice (Prentice Funches) born March 7, 1986 from the gritty gutters of Peoria Illinois is a rapper, producer, and song writer who now resides in Las Vegas. A influential rap artist emerged transcending rough rugged and raw. Offering a blend between Hip-Hop and R&B Prentice is most known for his catchy harmonies and metaphors. Lyrical diverse yet relatable words, impressing listeners with his flow and cadence. Musically inspired by hearing both his parents frequently play Oldies, Gospel, Hip-Hop, and R&B in their home. In result, those sounds honed great influence in the artist we see in Prentice today. Writing poetry was a way to express his internal emotions and feelings. Then he delved deeper into rap, bought a keyboard and beat machine and started making beats. It was those early years of self development and honing his craft that built the foundation he started. Furthermore, In the years that followed Prentice has significantly achieved impressive accomplishments. His song “Black Woman” was selected to be part of Fat Joe’s mixtape entitled “The making of a Don Volume 2”. In addition, he won the prestigious 4 Bar Friday event created by NBA athlete Damian Lillard winning six consecutive times and charted number 30 on the Veva Play charts for his single “Summer Vibez”. This artist is ready for take off with some highly anticipated new music on the rise.