Allen Swoope was born and raised in Akron, OH. He is no stranger to music, having a strong follow up to the Zoo with the mixtape Applause Vol. 1, the single–Actions Speak Louder, EP–Spring Fling, and his critically acclaimed album–Wake Up debuting at #5 iTunes Hip Hop/Rap section, #6 Gospel Album, #10 Christian Album, and #23 Rap Album on Billboard charts, Swoope shows he’s more than established. Swoope is also a featured artist on Lecrae's Grammy Award winning album–Gravity, Church Clothes the mixtape––over 300,000 downloads, and the Stellar Award winning album––Rehab the Overdose. Swoope is a pillar in the music industry. Collision is excited about what is in store for Swoope as an artist and ambassador for the gospel.
Swoope is part of the collective WLAK––We Live As Kings. With the self-titled album WLAK releasing March 5th, 2013––debuting at #1 on the iTunes Hip Hop/Rap chart, #1 overall album ITunes Chart, #1 Billboard Gospel Chart, #6 Billboard Christian Album Chart, #7 Billboard Rap Album Chart, and #81 Billboard top 200 chart.
Swoope's recent album Sinema debuted #1 on Billboard Gospel Albums, #3 Christian Albums, #4 Rap Albums, #6 Independent Albums and #55 Billboard 200.