HAZARD a/k/a Michael Rodriguez was born January 29,1985 on the westside of Chicago. He has been an underground artist since 2003. He started off battle rapping but later learned the art of song writing. Real life struggles and situations give him an edge over most rappers. While incarcerated in 2006 he founded Xplizit Ent. Once returning home he was introduced to Young General. A upcoming producer from the south side of Chicago, who was a founder of Tha League. Together they formed T.L.X.L. Hazard first featured on a few songs that was due to drop on "Ice-Solation" the groups first mix-tape. But complications pushed it back. YG and Haz decided to go all out on the next project "Saint Valentines Day Massacre". Together with help from label mates Residue, BossLady, JR, PA, and Mz Money. They put together a hard hitting industry beat ripping mix-tape. With "T.LX.L. Reloaded" set to drop clearly Hazard and the team has been working hard in the studio. Hazard has been commended on his slick metaphors, stunning punch lines, and a knack for wordplay he's on a mission. "Team Xplizit is a movement...Its more than just rap"! Know as a lyrical assassin "I wont be stopped until my name is cemented as one of the greatest to ever touch a mic"! Also known as a ghost writer for rap and r&b. Hazard has the talent to do it all. With influences from greats such as B.I.G., Jay-Z, Jadakiss and Nas. HAZARD has his eyes set on one spot and that's the top.