He goes by the name of Samuel A. Torres also known as (Young Raze). He started off writing at a young age which blossomed into positive Rap, Hip-Hop, and R&B. Growing up in the Lower East Side of New York City was not easy for him. Young Raze struggled but, kept focused towards his dream which made him the person who he is today. His influences are Biggie, Pac, Nas, Jay-Z, Big Pun, and Fabolous. These major artists helped Young Raze develop a bright and strategic way of understanding the culture and talent behind the music which gave him more strength and motivation for his dream. Young Raze’s goal is to become one of the most creative and unique artist known world wide. So far he has gained relationships with platinum producers and platinum artists that are hot in the industry. He has helped in a couple of projects with talented well known artists which include but are not limited to Chinx Drugs, French Montana, Bruck Up, and Neo Da Matrix. In 2008 Young Raze collaborated with Infamous Rekage CEO of Realistic Records. Through there, Young Raze continued to progress and develop. In 2010 he opened up for Foxy Brown at BB Kings in Times Square. In 2012 Young Raze created Snap Back Music Group also known as SBMG (The New Empire). He has been working on several projects one of his latests projects include his hit song Live It Up. Live It Up landed him a feature in Coast 2 Coast magazine issues 32 and 51. Young Raze has currently finished a project for his newest single Multiply. Multiply is available on iTunes and its video can be seen on YouTube. Young Raze is continuing to expand his brand. He is currently doing so by working on his own clothing line. Young Raze is currently working on a new single and is expected to have it for release later this year.