Justin Palmore better known as SWENDAL emerged on the music scene in 2012. He is from Los Angeles, California. SWENDAL attracted critical acclaim for his hypnotic, hard-hitting Carolina Blue Kicks, which placed him at the top of an emerging new niche in the global music scene. .
He gained a solid fan base during Johnny Shipes’ Smokers Club Tour 2013. During that year he was billed alongside Chevy Woods (from Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang), Joey Badass, Ab-Soul (from TDE's group featuring Kendrick Lamar’s , Schoolboy Q and Jay Rock called Black Hippie) and The Underachievers and Uiie Popcorn. Also recently has done shows with Nipsey Hussle, T.I., Ice Cube and Migos
He has collaborated with various artists, including Mally Mall, The Fisticuffs (producers of Jhene' and Miguel), Mishon, Kurupt (from Tha Dogg Pound), Rick Rock (producer of Jay-Z) , Mani (winner of Jermaine Dupri's Rap Game season 2), Lil Twist, Jelly Roll, Salam Wreck, Lil Flash (from Chief Keef’s Glo Gang), Xzibit, Polyester The Saint (producer for Dom Kennedy), Jayo Felony, Eastwood, Teeflii and Mistah FAB to name a few.