Label: Rapture Recordz
It’s hard to find a comparison in the music industry to match the raw and limitless talent of Houston rapper PyRexx.
Born on November, 4th 1985, Joseph McSweeney was raised in the rugged north side of Houston, Texas where he got caught up in the negative aspects of the streets at a very young ag...See Full Bio
“This month, less than two years after he penned an anthem about selling crack, Houston rapper PyRexx released the mixtape Workflo Vol. 1 with lyrics so Christian that the Grammy Awards would call it gospel music. “You better stop running ‘cause God is coming/Better be sober, God is coming,” says PyRexx on track number 2, “Sober,” which for much of the past 15 years only described him in prison. Known as Joseph McSweeney to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, 29-year-old PyRexx has collected five convictions for a total of six-and-a-half years behind bars. This hasn’t stopped Christians in Houston’s hip-hop scene from endorsing him, though. Bun B, Bizzle, Tre9 and Govenor Reiss will be featured on PyRexx’s upcoming album Born Again Disciple, which he plans to drop by November on Rapture Recordz. These cosigns come years removed from PyRexx’s affiliation with Houston rap group ABN, formed by local legends Trae Tha Truth and Z-Ro.”