New York rapper Salomon Faye is building buzz for his introspective tracks, as well as his honest portrayal of the city he's from. Faye's ready to take the independent rap game by storm.

Standout: "Alchemy"

Also check out: "Fool's Gold"

And: "Brooklyn, NY 11233"

Name: Salomon Faye, member of THEillUZiON

Age: 20

Hometown: Born in Paris, Raised in Harlem.

I grew up listening to: Power 105.1, Hot 97 and Radio Disney.

Most people don't know I: Don't pay rent.

My style's been compared to: Metaphysics.

My standout records and/ or moments to date have been: "Quest And Unlimited" which haven't come out yet and "Alchemy."

My goal in Hip-Hop is: To EVOLVE as a people by me being who I am and expressing my perspectives and insights on personal life experiences honestly while inspiring others to believe in LOVE and themselves enough to create the life they love for them selves.

I'm gonna be the next: Best moments of Salomon Faye.

To check out more of my music go to: Follow me on Twitter (@SalomonFaye), SoundCloud, and Tumblr.