“UnderTheSun” is an in the car freestyle that showcases Li Li Nicols versatility and talent. Her original hip hop style captures the audience attention, and complements the Dreamville beat.
Born in New Orleans, LA, Li Li Nicols as a young child held an ambitious successful demeanor. Being the middle sibling, who are often overshadowed, Li Li Nicols created her own path through writing. Embracing her creativity, Li Li Nicols knew she was gifted with the ability to paint pictures using words. When asked what does words mean to you? Li Li responds by saying “words are the depiction and essences of your character.”
Beginning with poems and short stories, Li Li Nicols expanded her writing by incorporating her love for music, through songs. Living in a stable middle class family Li Li Nicols, didn’t have much of a struggle to write about, until 2005. The year 2005 changed Li Li Nicols life forever, Hurricane Katrina struck the only home Li Li had known, relocating most of her family to Atlanta, GA, while separating the others including her father. Living in a house with 15 family members for over a year, while everyone began their new life in Atlanta, has given Li Li the appreciation for her loved ones.
After graduating high school in 2011, Li Li Nicols attended Savannah State University, where she joined Live L!ve, a production team with many goals and high pursuits. Live L!ve means “nothing less than living,” while living your life to the fullest extent. Li Li soon went on to work for Indie labels and upcoming magazines such as The Hype Magazine. With all of her experience assisting the development of other companies, in 2015 Li Li Nicols decided to brand herself, beginning with her blog Live Li Li.
The blog is a entity open to Indy artist, growing businesses and individuals, like herself. Live Li Li motto is “Only Existence,” meaning don’t stress over the infinite possibilities, because only existence is what truly matters. Only existence is what humans are let’s unite and conquer, so #JustLive. From here, Li Li Nicols talents, business savvy, driven, and ambitious lifestyle assures her success.