KOTA The Friend is rapper and musician from Brooklyn, NY. He speaks on his upbringing, trials, love and triumphs through soulful, jazzy tunes. As a child KOTA was classically trained on the trumpet and taught himself how to play the guitar, bass guitar and piano. He used all of these skills to craft beautiful beats influenced by the sounds of his youth. He brings the world to his neighborhood and introduces you to the characters that played a major role in his life.