Location: San Jose, California
Chow Mane, born Charles Yan, is a Chinese American rapper from San Jose, California.
His debut EP, Mooncakes, has been considered a landmark release in the Asian American hip-hop community.
A string of singles ranging from lo-fi RnB to bouncy trap have solidified Chow as a refreshing, multi-talented artist.
Chow’s versatility in his sound knows no bounds.
His biggest influences include André 3000, Lil Wayne, Curren$y, & Mac Dre, which is reflected in his writing style – a fine balance between flourishing imagery, ridiculous wordplay, offbeat flows, and fun.
The sounds in Chow Mane’s music range from experimental and playful to moody and melodic, so fans can always expect something fun to jam to.