Country Born, City Raised! Randy Black II aka (Ran Blacc), originally born in Richmond, Kentucky, grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada from the ripe young age of 5 years old. An avid R&B and Hip Hop head in his younger years, Ran Blacc idolized his fathers band "The Techniques" and spent many hours helping his father DJ for his karaoke company " Karaoke Showtime". Thus building his love of all genres of music. After a successful football career and creating music as a hobby, Ran Blacc returned to Las Vegas to start a non-profit organization "Team Black and Blue" and found his nitch in a entertainment career. Combining talents with his older cousin T.O. Terrell, aka Tmite, the two started WarrHogg Records. After 4 years of underground music, Ran Blacc started his "Real Musiq Entertainment" company, later linking up with business partner Phil So (aka SooPhilty) and changing the name to "Crown Republik Entertainment" with hopes of discovering many new business avenues such as: Modeling, Clothing Design, Party Promoting, Graphic Design, Party Hosting, Song Writting, and Producing. His ambition has no limit, nor his drive no end and many say his music has a Las Vegas, Bay Area feel mixed with a little Southern Gentleman! We're sure you're gonna love him! Take a few moments to get to know Ran Blacc and the whole Crown Republik team. Add Us on Facebook, HotNewHipHop, SoundCloud, Youtube, Myspace and Twitter!
*** Band Members ***
CROWN REPUBLIK: Ran Blacc - Entertainer / Promoter / Party Host / Engineer / CBA, Earn Mills - Producer, Trapp Starr - Entertainer / Engineer / Graphic Designer, Vin Loco - Engineer / Spoken Word, Tennessee - Party Planner / Party Host, Crystal West - Modeling Ambassador / Fashion Designer / Party Host / Actress, Los Peezy - Entertainer, N80 - N8 - Producer / Engineer / Entertainer, Bo Farris - Entertainer / Ghost Writter, Star - Business Manager / Community Service Director In KY, Nikole Loveless - Yoga Instructor / Model, Boxhead Beats - Entertainer / Engineer / Producer, Chardae Winton - Graphic & Web Design, Asa Gemina - Model / Entertainer.