From New Orleans, Louisiana, Curren$y is a hip-hop artist who has established himself as a legend among independent acts. By releasing mixtapes continuously since the early 2000s, the rapper also known as Spitta Andretti has built a cult following for himself and his label Jet Life Recordings.
Starting in the early 2000s, Curren$y was signed to Master P’s No Limit record label, later switching to Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment. After leaving Young Money, Curren$y went on to sign to Amalgam Digital and released his debut album This Ain’t No Mixtape in 2009. In 2010, Curren$y releases his critically acclaimed albums Pilot Talk and Pilot Talk II and founded his Jet Life Recordings label. Even after his 2015 album Canal Street Confidential, Curren$y has not forgotten his mixtape roots, going as far as releasing 12 mixtapes throughout 2016.