Lord Gremithy (Grem) is a New England based rapper who has been slaying bars and rejuvenating communities since the age of twelve. Born in Providence, RI and raised in New Bedford, MA. Grem has been making his presence known through his music and live performances for well over a decade. Together he and Demmene Syronn make up the hip-hop duo DirtyDurdie whom been making noise in the Southern New England hip hop scene since 2008. Creating head knotting hip hop music that is conscious, controversial, and comical without curing. Twice landing them the Providence Motif Magazine’s Best Hip-Hop Act in 2012, and 2014 and nominated for Best Rap Act for the Providence Motif Magazine in 2013.
It was in Junior High School where Grem and his friends decided to start writing their own raps instead of just reciting the songs they knew and loved. “The ripe age of 12 showed me how important spitting a dope written would be to affect your coordinates” – Lord Gremithy. He thrives to continuously build a core following by connecting art with the human experience. As a young rapper, he went by the name of Gremlyn. Discovering knowledge of self at a young age, he also dove in to global and local politics, becoming a social-justice activist while working under
the non-profit hip-hop youth organization Third Eye Unlimited (New Bedford, MA).
During his metamorphosis from Gremlyn to Lord Gremithy, his reigning creative identity evolved. The unpredictable cadence, unique song concepts, and wizard like capabilities to move a crowd sets him far apart from others in this field. It’s hard to fight against the infectious energy of happiness and excitement he brings to each engagement. Recognizable lyrics and an entertaining persona makes him an ideal performer for crowds large or small. These abilities landed him opportunities to open for major artists like Busta Rhymes, Mos Def aka Yasiin Bey, KRS-ONE, Rakim, and Griselda Records just to name a few.
A culmination of experience, effort and artistic development has inspired the rapper’s emergence as Lord Gremithy, complete with a simultaneous release of a genre-bending mixtape, music video’s, merchandise line and website. Audiences can expect thought provoking, gut wrenching, party rocking boom bap hip hop that is enjoyable for all walks of life, and curse free. Yes!
Lord Gremithy - Adaptivity Series (Mixtape pt. 1) - 2020
DirtyDurdie & Sky King - Golden Soul Comrade (L.P.)- 2015
Lord Gremithy - St. Patty's Day Special (E.P.) - 2014
DirtyDurdie - Group Therapy (L.P.) - 2013
DirtyDurdie - The Clean Up (E.P.) - 2012
DirtyDurdie - Rhymanese Diner (mix-album) - 2011
DirtyDurdie - The After Funk (singles) - 2010
DirtyDurdie - The Big Dump (singles) - 2009
Gremlyn - Rusty Hatchet Packet 2 (mix-album) - 2007
Gremlyn - Rusty Hatchet Packet 1 2005 (mix-album) - 2005
Gremlyn - The PreEmptive Attack (E.P.) - 2004