Nolan Chapman, also known as Nolan The Ninja, is a 27-year old emcee & producer from Detroit, MI.
Hailing from the hometown of likes such as J. Dilla (Slum Village) & Eminem, Chapman has made a name for himself on Detroit’s local hip-hop scene. He first gained critical acclaim for his EP 'F*ck The Hype', which released in late 2015 on DJ Soko’s imprint Left Of Center. Since then, he has released a full-length debut LP titled 'He(art)' on Left Of Center with worldwide distribution by Fat Beats Records. The project was met with great reviews. Most notably, Rap Genius calling it a ‘masterpiece’ & giving it 95% rating. He has also received co-signs from well-known underground hip-hop names such as Royce Da 5’9, Black Milk, Homeboy Sandman, Blu & more. Aside from co-signs, he has earned appearances & rotation on popular outlets such as New York’s HOT 97, Shade 45 (Sirius XM), The Huffington Post, various college radio stations, etc. Ultimately, NOLAN is a promising placement within the genre of hip-hop. Through his words & production equipment, he’s bound to create a legacy for himself as well as the forthcoming musical minds of his hometown.