Rawboss / Bio

Independent Award-Winning Texas Hip-Hop recording artist Rawboss, also a model with Rude Boy Family, sponsored in part by Goon On The Track & affiliated with WorldWide Music Group/Universal Music Group Distribution/InGrooves.

Born March 26, 1986 in Longview TX, raised by a single mother and living with two brothers, rapper Rawboss born Christopher Ford, would get his name at the age of 13 from his street affiliation. He started out freestyling, battle rapping & self recording himself on cassette tapes as his first taste of the hip-hop culture.

Rawboss raps about the world and changes he wishes would happen while trying to shake the street life that he can't seem to escape. His goal is to be able to promote a positive message and spark minds both young and old as a social activist, along with having people fall in love with hip-hop all over again. He raps with every intention of becoming a household name and to someday be looked at as a role model in society.

Rawboss entered the rap scene with the mixtape "Raw N Da H60D" (2011) available on DatPiff.com. After facing probation and incarceration in the Texas Criminal Department of Corrections, he has began to work on more serious projects. "Rawbaghdad : Dictator of the Nation" is the major LP Rawboss is working on as of now. He finshed his EP "Borrow My Eyes" with UK super producer Ali Latif (Khaszmusic). He has been featured on (3) three Coast2Coast Mixtapes both hosted by Coast2Coast CEO Lil'Fats (#NextUp Vol. 204 & #NextUp Vol. 206) and was just recently placed on Coast2Coast Mixtapes Presents Hottest In Texas Vol. 4.

His music has been placed on XRP Radio (UK) Birmingham with host Tizz, "The Quinn Spinn" of Long Valley, NJ Hosted by The Quinn in affiliation with WROM Radio (The #1 Internet Radio of Detroit, MI), So Focused Radio (Buffalo, NY), Star FM (The Heart of New York ) 95.1 New York City, NY & KSXR XSite Radio Los Angeles Owned by Mike Austin. He has appeared on Radio Show "Independent Everything" hosted by Delshun, Nakiya & Franz and is scheduled to re-appear soon. He will be on AllThingsFranz.com Radio soon, and has made a guest appearance with FCCFreeRadio - Francisco's Alternative Radio Hosted by Lilycat in San Francisco, California November 30, 2014. Since then he's been a guest on 2LocoRadio with Twizm Whyte Piece, Inside the Jackal's Head with So-Flo Radio & PSN Radio & Fat Cat Radio with Big Lou [R.I.P.] & Twizm Whyte Piece, featured on Buckstown Radio (On The Edge) Memphis,TN & soon to be featured on Indie One FM global radio.

Rawboss is currently riding FM radio waves WORLDWIDE with the HIT single "Pieces (ft. Jael Johnson)" & the SMASH Rock & Roll/Hip-Hop collaboration with Rock Artist Nick Caster "Ride All Night". He's received outstanding recognition from The East Texas Music Awards, Poze Productions, The Akademia, Beat100 & many more...

Rawboss has appeared on National Television with numerous companies with include IndiMusic TV, Platinum Drop TV, Bongo Boy TV, Cut N' Dry Talent TV, Indie Art TV, The Chubb Show, The Hip-Hop Spot 24/7, The Indie Takeover, TakeOver TV, Poze TV & Talent Watch TV along with being featured on over 32 syndicated TV Networks from NBC Universal to Verizon FiOS.

Rawboss is signed to World Wide Music Group/Universal Music Group Distribution and managed by Tiffany Gaines. For any and all contact, reach out to him at officialrawboss@gmail.com

General Info

Band Members
RAWBOSS - MC/Producer
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Hip Hop / Rap / Lyrical, Conscious Rap

Contact Info

Longview, TX
Tiffany Gaines

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