Who is Cronyk Illness?
Chauncey "Cronyk Illness" Smith , is an American rapper born in Chicago, IL raised in Nashville, TN. Beyond the eccentric stage name, his innovative yet informative delivery of bars is done without profanity. He is described as a new breed of hip hop and an all around hard working talent. Influential energy from TN natives like Three 6 Mafia and Story telling talents of 8 Ball & MJG, UGK, Outkast, Naz and 2 Pac, all helped create Cronyk Illness as an artist. The type of artist that refuses to sit in a box ,driven by his family and peers he has continued to innovate and elevate his presence in the art field.
Throughout his career, he has featured on LPD stamped by Dj Drama, and Through The Looking Glass by Midwest DJ Locnez, stamped by DTP with features from Twista and Busta Rhymes. Cronyk has also took an acting role in the independent movie "Cross Bone Click".
Being able to control a crowd is second nature to him, Cronyk has opened for head liners such as Trina and G-Units reunion tour and performing at Nopi, the largest American car show.
One of his accomplishments in 2017 has set him apart from artists across the board. The album/book titled, "The Interview," is a new plateau for artists. This book/CD compilation is selling in Atlanta bookstores.
The single, "Every Time," is in rotation on college, digital, and syndicated radio shows, and has earned a spot on digital tracking reports top 100
This dedicated hard working artist is determined to take hip hop to its next platform, and he will do just that.