Lawrence Franks Jr. was born in St. Louis, Missouri on January 1, 1989. His fans better know this rapper as Huey. His debut album called notebook paper was released in 2007 in which he released the single, "Pop Lock and Drop It". He plans on having Lloyd featured on his next single. Rumors were going around that he chose Atlanta to live over his own hometown of St. Louis. When he was interviewed by DJ Z, he explained he only went there to record his album not to live.
He will be singing, "Hook It Up" on R. Kelly's new album, which at first was planned for Kanye West. Huey is giving out his phone number so his fans can give him a call. If you want to talk with Huey you can call him at 314 -480 -4895, leave a message and he may call you back, but no promises. By doing this, you will be signed up to receive exclusive phone messages straight from Huey himself.
If you are a "Stomp The Yard" fan then you have heard his new hit single, "Pop, Lock, and Drop It". The single is also featured on the soundtrack. When Huey was a teen, he would listen to Chingy, Nelly, and Ludacris. He loved writing songs and when his brother brought in Angela Richardson, he became more serious. Angela wanted to start a rap group and his sharp-witted rhymes got her attention. Huey's songs, "OH" and "Pop, Lock and Drop It" were becoming famous with the local deejays and promoters. When T.J. Chapman heard his mix of "Unsigned Hypes", he talked rapper Mickey Wright, Vice President of A&R at Jive Records into signing him. His debut album, "The Notebook Paper" will be released in mid 2007. He said he wants to put St. Louis back on the map and with his hit single, he seems to be doing just that. When people hear the name Huey, they know he is from St. Louis. He said a lot of people seem to have forgotten a lot of famous rappers are from St. Louis. Therefore, now he says everyone will remember he is from St. Louis.
Huey Songs. MP3 & Video
Pop Lock and Drop It Music Video