Kid Ink

Brian Todd Collins (born 1 April 1986), better known by his stage name Kid Ink is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer from Los Angeles, California. He is signed to RCA Records. He released the independent album Up & Away, an EP titled Almost Home, and his second studio album My Own Lane. The latter spawned the singles “Show Me”, “Iz U Down”, and “Main Chick”. On 3 February 2015, he released his third studio album Full Speed, which spawned the singles “Body Language”, “Hotel”, and “Be Real”. On 25 December 2015, he released a surprise fourth studio album Summer in the Winter with the supporting single “Promise”.

Kid Ink discography, consists of four albums, six mixtapes and thirty singles. After releasing his first mixtape, World Tour, under the name Rockstar, he started to gain popularity. At the beginning of the 2011 summer, he then released his second mixtape, Daydreamer, which was available for download on various sites that featured Cory Gunz, Maejor Ali, Ray J, Sean Kingston, Meek Mill, Bow Wow, along with others. In September 2011, he released his third mixtape named Wheels Up that featured artists 2 Chainz, Nipsey Hussle, Tyga and more.

Kid Ink released his first independent album, Up & Away on 12 June 2012 to moderate success. The album was produced by Ned Cameron and Jahlil Beats among others. It peaked at number 20 on the US Billboard 200 in its first week. The album’s first single, “Time of Your Life” preceded the album’s release in early 2012 followed by the album’s second single, “Lost in the Sauce”. On 21 November 2012 Kid Ink released his fifth mixtape, Rocketshipshawty.

On 4 January 2013, he announced that he had signed a deal with RCA Records and premiered his first major label single, titled “Bad Ass” featuring Wale and Meek Mill and produced by Devin Cruise. The song would be released for digital download on 22 January 2013. It has since peaked at number 90 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 27 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. On May 14, he announced his first project released under RCA, would be an EP titled Almost Home 28 May 2013. It featured artists such as French Montana, Wale, Meek Mill, ASAP Ferg and Rico Love among others. Upon its release, the EP debuted at number 27 on the Billboard 200.

It also produced the single “Money and the Power” which has been featured in HBO’s Hard Knocks as well as in the sports video game NBA Live 14. On 17 September 2013, he released the first single from his second studio album My Own Lane, entitled “Show Me” featuring Chris Brown and produced by DJ Mustard. On 4 November 2013, he revealed that My Own Lane would be released on 7 January 2014.


Artist: Kid Ink
Title: Promise (Explicit)
Album: Summer in the Winter (Explicit)
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Title: Hotel (Explicit)
Album: Full Speed
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Artist: Kid Ink
Title: Iz U Down (Tyga)
Album: My Own Lane
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Title: Hell & Back (Explicit)
Album: Up & Away
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Title: Bossin’ Up
Album: Almost Home (EP)
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Artist: Kid Ink
Title: In My Way
Album: RSS2 (Explicit)
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Artist: Kid Ink
Title: She Twerkin
Album: Kid Ink (Explicit)
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Studio albums

Summer in the Winter (2015), Full Speed (2015), My Own Lane (2014 (US)), Up & Away (2014 (US)).

Extended plays
Almost Home (2015 Labels: Tha Alumni Music Group, 88 Classic, RCA).


RSS2 (2016), 4B’s (with Batgang) (2014), Rocketshipshawty (2012), Wheels Up (2011), Daydreamer (2011), Crash Landing (2010), World Tour (2010).

As lead artist

“F With U” (featuring Ty Dolla $ign) (2017 Album TBA), “Swish” (featuring 2 Chainz) (2017 Non-album singles), “Nasty” (featuring Jeremih and Spice) (2016 Non-album singles), “Promise” (featuring Fetty Wap) (2015 Album Summer in the Winter), “Dolo” (featuring R. Kelly) (2015 Album Full Speed), “Ride Out” (with Tyga, Wale, YG and Rich Homie Quan) (2015 Album Furious 7: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), “Be Real” (featuring Dej Loaf) (Album Full Speed), “Hotel” (featuring Chris Brown) (2015 Album Full Speed), “Body Language” (featuring Usher and Tinashe) (2014 Album Full Speed), “Main Chick” (featuring Chris Brown) (2014 Album My Own Lane), “Iz U Down” (featuring Tyga) (2013 Album My Own Lane), “Show Me” (featuring Chris Brown) (2013 Album My Own Lane), “Money and the Power” (2013 Album Almost Home).

“Bad Ass” (featuring Meek Mill and Wale) (2013 Album Almost Home), “Keep It Rollin'” (2012 Album Crash Landing), “What I Do” (2012 Album Wheels Up), “Lost in the Sauce” (2012 Album Up & Away), “Time of Your Life” (2012 Album Up & Away), “I Just Want It All” (2012 Album Daydreamer), “Tuna Roll” (2012 Album Wheels Up), “Hero” (2011 Non-album single).

As featured artist

“Touch” (Little Mix featuring Kid Ink) (2017 Album Glory Days), “I Love You” (Axwell Λ Ingrosso featuring Kid Ink) (2017 Non-album singles), “Get Home” (JR Castro featuring Kid Ink and Quavo) (2015 Non-album singles), “100” (Travis Barker featuring Kid Ink, Ty Dolla Sign, Tyga and Iamsu!) (Non-album singles), “That’s How You Know” (Nico & Vinz featuring Kid Ink and Bebe Rexha) (2015 Non-album singles), “I’m Up” (Omarion featuring Kid Ink and French Montana) (Non-album singles), “Baby’s In Love” (Jamie Foxx featuring Kid Ink) (Album Hollywood: A Story of a Dozen Roses), “Worth It” (Fifth Harmony featuring Kid Ink) (2015 Album Reflection), “Red Cup” (E-40 featuring T-Pain, Kid Ink and B.o.B) (2014 Album Sharp On All 4 Corners: Corner 1), “Me and My Team” (Maejor Ali featuring Trey Songz and Kid Ink) (2014 Non-album single).

“Delirious (Boneless)” (Steve Aoki, Chris Lake and Tujamo featuring Kid Ink) (2014 Album Neon Future I), “nEXt” (Remix) (Sevyn Streeter featuring Kid Ink) (2014 Non-album single), “The Man” (Remix) (Aloe Blacc featuring Kid Ink) (2014 Non-album single), “STFU” (Pries featuring Kid Ink) (2013 Album Copy, Paste, No Glue), “Up Every Night” (Remix) (1982 featuring Cory Gunz and Kid Ink) (2012 Non-album single).

Promotional singles

“Like a Hott Boyy” (featuring Young Thug and Bric Baby Shitro) (2015 Album Full Speed), “Blunted” (2015 Album Full Speed), “Cool Back” (2015 Album Full Speed), “No Miracles” (featuring Elle Varner and Machine Gun Kelly) (2013 Album My Own Lane), “No Option” (featuring King Los) (2013 Album My Own Lane).

Guest appearances

“With You Tonight (Hasta el Amanecer)” (Remix) Nicky Jam (2017 Album Fenix), “2 Seater” E-40 (2016 Album The D-Boy Diary (Book 2)), “Your Number (remix)” Ayo Jay, Chris Brown(2016 Album N/A), “Roll Sum Up” Fetty Wap (2016 Album N/A), “Good Good” Lil Durk, DeJLoaf (2016 Album LilDurk2X), “Dum Dada” Pia Mia (2015 Album None), “Up Every Night” Termanology, Cory Gunz (2015 Album Term Brady (EP)), “Dangerous” Prince Royce (2015 Album Double Vision), “Love Me No More” Chris Brown (2014 Album None), “Pull Up” L.A. Leakers, Sage the Gemini, Iamsu! (2014 Album None), “Me Too” King Los, Jeremih (2014 Zero Gravity II), “Rude” (Remix) MAGIC!, Ty Dolla Sign, Travis Barker (2014 Album None), “Kama Sutra” Jason Derulo (2014 Album Talk Dirty).

“Kiss Goodnight” Eric Bellinger (2014 Album The Rebirth), “Woke Up This Morning” DJ Whoo Kid, Devin Cruise (2014 Album SXEW Vol. 1), “Fashion” Dizzy Wright, Honey Cocaine (2013 Album The Golden Age), “Creez” Ty Dolla Sign, B.o.B (2013 Album Beach House 2), “CNN” DJ Mustard (2013 Album Ketchup), “Blast” Dorrough,Problem (2013 Album Shut the City Down).

“On the Low” Logic, Trinidad James (2013 Album Young Sinatra: Welcome to Forever), “Slip n’ Slide” Jonn Hart (2013 Album None), “Victorious” Funkmaster Flex (2013 Album Who You Mad At? Me or Yourself?), “Pussy on My Mind” Bow Wow (2013 Album Greenlight 5), “Let It Go” Glasses Malone, E-40 (2012 Album Glass House), “Same Ol’ Story” DJ Drama, Schoolboy Q, Cory Gunz, Childish Gambino (2012 Album Quality Street Music), “1 Girl, 2 Cups” Sterling Simms (2012 Album Mary & Molly), “That’s All” Ty Dolla Sign (2012 Album Beach House), “Last Night” Mark Battles (2012 Album Walking Distance), “Wait a Minute” Chris Webby, Bun B (2012 Album Bars on Me), “Highlights” Dorrough (2012 Album Highlights), “When I Sleep” Lil Wayne (2011 Album None).

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