Sam Lachow is a producer, songwriter, rapper, videographer, director, and editor of video and music. Raised in both Seattle and New York City, he started making videos in elementary school, and as a seventh-grader began a group called Shankbone. Sam began directing and producing music videos with Shankbone, then went on to create videos for various other artists.
In 2011, Sam self-produced his debut solo album, Brand New Bike. The next year he released 2 EPs, and produced/directed dozens of music videos. His YouTube channel now has over 4 million views.
Alongside Raz Simone, Sam is at the forefront of Seattle's Black Umbrella movement. He recently put out his second full length album, Huckleberry, then shortly after released the 80 Bars EP. Both are available at samlachow.com. In support of these projects, Sam co-headlined a 29-city tour selling out shows across the country.