Artist Spotlight: RAIN
Born Antonio Washington in Queens NY on July 8th 1981. Son of a Jazz Musician, Isaac Washington. He was raised in South Jamaica Housing Projects. He wrote his rhymes about his life staying on the positive note coming up in the projects. Inspire his interest in writing he finished HS but didn’t go to college and ended up on the mean streets of South Side where people knew something different about him. Even though there was so much negativety around him, he ventured off into the acting field for Commercials and Movies. ” In 2011, He produced a TV show “Kicking it With Rosie” In 2012 he produced his own show “On The Grind TV show with special guest Ice T & Coco, Shelia, Bugsy and Dr. Bob lee from WBLS-Radio, Rev Al Sharpton, Hurricane and Female Comedian S’more just to name few. In 2013, he put out a single called “It’s About To Go Down”, It was acclaim as one of the Hoods favorite. He performed shows around and outside of NYC. He also was a host vj for rep time radio , He always knew he had something special with lots of talent. 2016 He decided to come back into JMJ Recording studio with super producer Teardrop. Now he’s previously working on his new LP “Come Ride With ME” with a Single “So simple” currently on ITUNES, AMAZON AND ALL DIGITAL STORES AND Music video on youtube. Now on a Promo Media Tour in N.Y, PITTSBUGH, N.C AND D.C
(1) IM A POSITVE Rapper from Jamaica Queens love to uplift people with my music
(2) I got started listening to my mom playing here oldes and when I grew up I use to always go to the park in Queens where RUN DMC AND LL COOL J use to rhyme on the mic. Right then I knew I was going to be a rapper.
(3) The art is a way of my life and I love to make people feel good with my music.
(4) I’m currently working on my Album “Come Ride with Me” and I’m on a promo media Tour. Just came back from Pittsburgh. Heading to N.C, D.C and N.Y.
(5) My last performance was in Pittsburgh opening up for Beanie Seagial and Freeway .J.Z Artist
(6) I would love to perform at Madison square Garden.
(7) I listen to all type of music.
(8) Yes I inJoy writing my music and expressing how I feel.
(9) No training Just record how I feel
(10) No I don’t play any instruments
(11) I’m a actor, model and rapper and good with fixing things.
(12) My Musical influence is RUN DMC LL COOL.J SALT N PEPPA AN J.Z
(13) Yes I’m on a promo tour Right know. Pittsburgh N.Y N.C & D.C Performing and Radio interviews
(14) therainofrap/ Instagram /Facebook / twitter/ YouTube/ reverbnation were I’m 21 on the charts .
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