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Hugh Hefty / Bio

JUAN "HUGH HEFTY" HERNANDEZ AKA WICKED MARTIN WAS BORN IN LAREDO, TX . AT AN EARLY AGE HE WAS EXPOSED TO THINGS IN LIFE THAT SOME GROWN MEN HAVE YET TO EXPERIENCE. GROWING UP YOUNG WAS INEVITABLE. AT FIVE YEARS OLD HE LOST HIS FATHER TO THE STREETS. .HE THEN MOVED TO ILLINOIS WHERE HE RESIDED UNTIL HE WAS 13 YRS OLD HE LATER RETURNED TO TX WHERE HE FOUND HIS PASSION IN MUSIC AT THE AGE OF 17 IN A CAR WITH HIS STEP BROTHER JAMMING SOME DJ SCREW. HE DECIDED HE WOULD ATTEMPT TO FREESTYLE. OVER TIME HIS RHYME SKILLS STRENGTHENED & BEGAN WINNING BATTLES AT PARTIES & FREESTYLING LIVE ON A UNDERGROUND RADIO STATION IN SAN MARCOS, TX. INFLUENCED BY THE LATE TUPAC SHAKUR, HUGH HEFTY'S LYRICS PORTRAY HIS REAL LIFE EXPERIENCES , EMOTIONS, & THOUGHTS IN A SUCH A RHYTHMATIC WAY THAT ONE CAN ONLY BE CAPTIVATED BY HIS LYRICAL CONTENT. IN 2000 HE MOVED BACK TO CHICAGO WHERE HE WOULD LINK UP WITH CHARLEE BROWN OF OTHERSIDE RECORDZ & MILTICKIT OF TRACK KINGZ. THIS IS WHEN MUSIC BECAME MORE THEN JUST A HOBBY FOR HUGH HEFTY,IT BECAME HIS WAY OF LIFE. WITH VERY LITTLE EXPERIENCE IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY HUGH HEFTY HAS BEEN BLESSED WITH HAVING OPENED UP FOR MANY BIG NAMES SUCH AS NELLY,TWISTA,DO OR DIE,CASH MONEY,FREEWAY,CAMRON,JIM JONES, CRUCIAL CONFLICT,EVE AND MANY MORE,THANKS TO HIS NEW FOUND FRIENDSHIP WITH MILTICKIT. PERFORMING IN MANY VENUES FROM US BEER COMPANY TO THE HOUSE OF BLUES,HUGH HEFTY ROCKS STAGES OF ALL SIZES.CHARLEE BROWN FOUNDER OF OTHERSIDE RECORDZ ASKED HUGH HEFTY TO BECOME HIS CEO AND PARTNER IN OTHERSIDE RECORDZ IN WHICH HE GRATEFULLY EXCEPTED. WATCHING THEIR COMPANY GROW FOR THE PAST 10 YEARS PROVED TO BE A GREAT INVESTMENT HOWEVER IN MAY OF 2012 CHARLEE AND HUGH CAME TO CREATIVE DIFFERENCES AND DECIDED TO PART WAYS. HUGH HEFTY, J ANGEL., AND KRIS LUV HOTTEST R&B SINGER OUT OF CHICAGO JOINED FORCES AND IS CURRENTLY ASSISTING IN CREATING A NEW DYNASTY.

General Info

Band Members
Wicked Martin
Artist Name
Hugh Hefty
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/hughhefty
Active Since
02/79
Genres
Hip Hop

Contact Info

Location
Chicago, IL
Manager
J-Angel

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