Moshtak Al-Hassan, better known by his stage name Lil AK Trap is a Canadian Rapper from the Flex Entertainment label. He is known for his songs "Sippin" and "Capper." He is based in Calgary, Alberta. Canada
On February 12, 2020, AK Trap was arrested for drug dealing.
Career[edit | edit source]
How It All Started[edit | edit source]
Lil AK Trap began his dream and passion recording songs such as "Sippin" from a simple apple earpod microphone, covered in a sock, mimicking a studio microphone with his younger brother editing songs on an iPhone. Soon enough releasing multiple singles like "Lacking" featuring Pull Up Fotis "Straight Outta That." and "Pain" He gained a following from people at his school. unfortunately, getting a full amount of negative feedback.
Early 2019 - Late 2019: Flex Entertainment + First Hits[edit | edit source]
On August 23, 2019, AK Trap was signed to Flex Entertainment. He was able to release his new single "Sippin" to streaming services. He released three more singles: "Money", "Pain", and "Misery." After appearing in Hip Hop HQ's video for the Worst Rap Songs of 2019, "Sippin" gained thousands of views. It went on to peak at No. 8 on the Flex Entertainment Hot 100. He announced his debut album "AKS WORLD 01", scheduled for release in 2020. Aside on AK Trap creating sensational music, AK Trap was affiliated in the most dangerous Calgary Gangs, Aside robbing, stealing, fighting, and even drug use,at this point, we can all agree that AK Trap does not lie in any of his songs whatsoever. AK Trap has a story like no other.
Early 2020 - Late 2020: Grinding + Career Building[edit | edit source]
On early 2020 (Unspecified date, Estimate around April of 2020) AK Trap began contact with a professional producer with experience on auto-tuning, mixing and mastering, etc. for approx. 20 years, this producer runs a studio business called "Alchemy Studios" AK Trap's first ever song to be recorded in a professional studio is "Act Up" a 1:47 song that would change his career and peoples perspective on AK Trap. In which he releases a peek song for "AKs World 01" He released "Capper" on February 4, 2020, The song reached a thousand plays on SoundCloud in a week. It debuted and peaked at No. 5 on the Flex Entertainment Hot 100. Shortly after being released from custody, on April of 2020, AK Trap meets Kaydence from his younger brothers school, after connecting, suddenly dating. AK Trap talked about changing his stage name to AK Bando. It has since become somewhat of a secondary stage name for him. After AK Trap returns to the studio multiple times to finish his album, after finally releasing it on the Summer Of 2020 with hundreds of fans hyped up and jamming nonstop. Grade 11 Starts for AK Trap on September 4th 2020, a few months later, going with a new look with one side of his hair dyed red, we can all say is really unique, and really defines AK Trap, On December 5th 2020, AK Trap alongside his younger brother, professionally known as "TEKKFOOT" go on air with Calgary's most known podcast station "Boring Podcast" chatting about love stories, romances, and overall improvement - (DEC 5 2020 PODCAST LINK)
Early 2021 - Present: Working Further + Proving Wrong[edit | edit source]
On January 19 2021, AK Trap releases "See Me No More" sticking with a melodic feel and style, AK Trap has been going to the same studio for almost a year, working on new melodic songs, since then, AK Trap has received a lot of positive feedback, he is the most popular and respected individual rapper at his local High School, meeting new fans everyday, letting them take pictures with him, greeting him, AK Traps life is going great, we cant wait what the future holds for him
Critical Reception[edit | edit source]
His most popular single "Sippin" appeared on Hip Hop HQ's Top 100 Worst Rap Songs of 2019 list at No. 80. On music reviewing sites like AOTY, he gets mixed reviews. His debut album received mixed reviews from reviewers on both RateYourMusic and Album of the Year
Discography[edit | edit source]
Albums[edit | edit source]
- AKS WORLD 01 (2020)
Singles[edit | edit source]
||AKS WORLD 01|
|"See Me No More"||2021||1||1||10||1||
Other Charted Songs[edit | edit source]
||AKs World 01|
|"AK’s World 01"||84||29||—||
(featuring Yung Scum$)
||Flex Gang, Vol. 3|