The Strength in NUMBERS train keeps rolling as we unveil the latest “variant” album cover to Chops’ massive Asian American hip-hop movement.
Today’s artwork — by graphic designer Eddie Song — features YouTube hip-hop sensation NIKKO DATOR. After the jump, learn about Nikko’s “stats,” and download a high-resolution jpeg of the latest Strength in NUMBERS alternate album cover. Just right-click on the image and save.
NAME: NIKKO DATOR
FROM: LA / IE / Vegas
KNOWN FOR: Covers originally, though his originals get more attention than a lot of people’s covers.
STRENGTH: Style, sound, and appeal of “swag” rappers, but with flow and pen game
CHOICE LINE from Strength In NUMBERS: “Get your bars up before I make you lose your signal, bitch I’m in deep, N.D. that’s my initials”
ILLUSTRATION BY: Eddie Song eddiesong.com
Strength In NUMBERS info: CHOPSmusic.com/numbers
Check back with The Nerds of Color tomorrow for more Strength in NUMBERS album covers!
- EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring BAMBU by Andre Sibayan (thenerdsofcolor.org)
- EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring ANN ONE by Jamie Noguchi (thenerdsofcolor.org)
- EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring PERIL-L by Fred Chao (thenerdsofcolor.org)
- Hip-Hop & Comics: The Artists of Chops’ Strength in NUMBERS (thenerdsofcolor.org)