Manuel “360” Keith is one of hip-hop’s top rising stars. Born and raised in a single parent household in Queens, 360 became the man of the house at an early age.
Before breaking into rap, 360 earned his alias from his days as a barber. Eventually, his name took on a different meaning and became a metaphor for being a complete artist.
After releasing a series of mixtapes in 2004 and 2005, ‘60 took a hiatus from music. But nearly a decade later, he returned with his aptly titled EP, Everywhere And Back. The 10 track player served as diary to 60’s journey and featured production from platinum producer/rapper J.Cole
Released for free online, the project garnered major attention in the blogosphere. Named Prefixmag’s”Next Big Artist”, 360 is regularly documented on top music websites such as WorldStarHipHop, XXL, Complex, Thisis50, 2dopeboyz, and RapRadar.
His breakout single “Own Thing” was debuted on Hot 97 by New York’s premiere DJ, Funkmaster Flex. NY’s Power 105.1 and Boston JAM’N 9.45 followed suit. Shortly after, Sirius/XM incorporated therecord into full rotation on Shade 45 and Hip-Hop Nation.
Selected for BET’s Music Matters campaign, 360 has also been featured on MTV and FUSE networks.
With a growing fan base and a boast of accomplishments, it’s only a matter of time until the world revolves around360.