A respected gourmet chef in New York City before entering the hip hop world, Action Bronson (boryn Ariyan Arslani) is burning up rap's underground. The Albanian lyricist released his album debut in 2011 and has collaborated with hip hop vets like The Alchemist and Ghostface Killah. The Queens native recently announced via Twitter his signing to Warner Bros. Records and has a number of projects lined up for 2013, including a mixtape and two LPs. Signed to Atlantic Records, the Queens native released his freshmen EP Saaab Stories
in June 2013 and will drop the mixtape Blue Chips 2
in preparation for his debut album, which is slated for release in 2014.