Where did you grow up and what is your musical background?

I was born and raised in Tampa, Florida. I take pride in my city. One big melting pot of cultures and music styles. My musical background is hip hop/rap. I’ve always been into music since before I was born. My mother would put headphones on her belly to get me to move around.

What inspired you to rap?

I’ve always had an inspiration for music. Its the only way I’ve learned to express myself and my situations.

Musically, what are your biggest influences and who are your favorite musicians?

My influences on my music has always been Tupac and Biggie. I grew up off their music. Only way to sleep sometimes was to play it. They remind me of the good days.

Have you performed around Tampa Bay?

I’ve performed in Tampa at Whiskey North for Central Florida’s Got Talent hosted By Sityboi and currently have a show with Coast2coast at club Skye Tampa, Florida April 15th.

What do you think of the Tampa music scene?

I think Tampa within the music scene is taking off. My city is full of talent.

How would you describe your style and how long have you been in the game?

My style of music is different. I don’t express my feelings a lot so in my lyrics I tell you things I keep locked away or hit you with a punchline to create a visual. I’ve been doing music since I was 15. I first recorded at deep productions in Tampa. I stopped doing music for awhile due to envious people that didn’t want to see me make it and at the time it made me lose passion. Now I’m completely focused as an artist and nothing will stop me.

What are the main inspirations for the lyrics you write?

My inspirations for the lyrics I write comes from my situations and the things I’ve been put through. At one point I hit rock bottom and now your hearing each step I’m taking to the top.

What are your current projects?

My current projects include a music video soon for my hit single “By Any Means” and 3 more songs I’m currently working on.

Where can people find your music and follow your movement?

IG: am_rosario and my SoundCloud: Young $ario