Khiry Bivins, better known by his stage name Sk8tie, is an american rapper from Jacksonville, Fl. He is an upcoming independent artist that has been doing music since the age of fifteen. Sk8tie first started doing music because his older brother came home from a Birthday Bash with a cd full of upcoming artist (Future, Skooly, & other Atlanta artist) at the time.
Throughout his childhood he created music with his brother and friend, continuing to develop his craft and get comfortable with his sound. Sk8tie’s music is influenced by TI, Young Jeezy, Gucci Mane & Boosie, with other notable artist. Leading into summer of his ninth grade year, Sk8tie didn’t have much of a childhood - taking care of his mother due to medical conditions. Prior to his mother passing away, Sk8tie made a promise to his mother that he would succeed in the music industry - “He’s doing it for her!”