And it wasn’t a paid gig for any of them. That song… it was the greatest feeling on Earth. He started working on a record for me. He called me. Billy Blue is an American rapper and music producer commonly known for his collaborations with Lupe Fiasco. He didn’t come in as a middleweight, he didn’t come in as a light heavyweight, he came in as a heavyweight. That was the hardest thing. Includes Album Cover, Release Year, and User Reviews. Since Freezy was making his own music, he decided to use his job as a way to get his songs out there. . However, on the day of his release, he was sent packing to another relative, this time an uncle in Germany . It was a beautiful conversation, ‘cause we’re sitting down at this restaurant and we’re talking about apparel. He stepped up to protect someone he didn’t know because, as he saw it, harassment is unacceptable. "If your block is the solar system, the bodega is the sun," says Mero. It goes into the way the free agent negotiations are going. People were like he’s probably going to say Trick Daddy or Rick Ross or someone like that but then he said ‘Billy Blue.’ Then my phone went to ringing! Word on the street is that rapper Billy Blue was arrested last night. 1 album. But it’s all a learning process. And I decided to come back because he always taught me to work. I was able to go back and listen to all the great records that I made. I decided to sign with them almost immediately.” Sony Entertainment is the home to high profile artists Rick Ross, Flo Rida, and Brisco; Ygf knew his style of music, personality and lyrical content would fit right in with the company’s vision. Before I know, I’m playing it at the club on a Saturday night and people just started vibing. Billy Blue releases his highly anticipated mixtape RN24 hosted by DJ Ace Krunkman. Once armed with a degree, Freezy tried his hand at college and enrolled in Toronto Memorial College. |- Young G Freezy stage name came from his many trials and tribula… And these are the small businesses that you supposed to be supporting. Ygf career as a drug dealer got him everything he needed – friends, cars, new clothes, an apartment. ", Billy Blue knew Lupe Fiasco as a fan before they worked together. ! The more I did it, the more I realized I was finally good at something. To stay closed was disrespectful to him. Hip-Hop Database Wiki is a FANDOM Music Community. In fact, he would say music saved his life. Dieses Stockfoto: Rapper Billy Blue führt während der Sommer-Jam-Konzert am James L. Knight Center. Two quarter-of-a-billion dollar companies—just getting advice from your competitor. "On our first podcast me and Mero used to have to ride the train back afterward," recalls Desus. Which was true, because when you hear guys in the bodega, they talk very passionately about things. We are some of the most observant people on the planet. All hard topics that need to be detailed, yet are rarely in a space for deep-dive convo. Join Napster and access full-length songs on your phone, computer or home audio device. Dr. Dre said that the last beat that floored him was “All About the Benjamins.” How does that make you feel? VIBE is a registered trademark of Vibe Media, LLC. On this album, I wrote like maybe two or three records by myself. Listen to albums and songs from Billy Blue. That makes me the better person. Shout out to Vision 13. This song surfaced shortly after Waka got shot on a Tuesday in Atlanta. Give an example of when you had to pick up the phone and call Jay for assistance. You know what not to do and what to do. It was before I even made it or before I signed into a major label. I was the bummy kid in school – and was treated like the bummy kid,” explains Freezy Looking back, I think the fact that I wasn’t getting attention from my dad, my aunt or anyone else, led me to trying to get attention by doing other things.” These “other things” consisted of home invasions, stealing cars and other ways of getting money – just to get some food in his stomach. |Associated acts || Migos) There’s a door to this box and you actually open the door and walk out the box. The sentence he received was three years in juvenile. The New Rochelle born Haitian-American earned the nickname “Blue” once his devastation had evolved into a depressing character trait after his mother passed away. It helps me. ", The Tetsuo & Youth rapper also taught him think outside the box. And really, he’d like to do square biz and have your kids’ kids respect him like his contemporaries admire Warren Buffet. Over the years as we’ve grown, Jay and I have needed each other. We are proud to do our part in giving back to these unsung heroes.”. Listen to music from Billy Blue like Interlude 12: Some Kind of Moan (Live), Interlude 11: Tallahassee (Live) & more. "It’s something very powerful to lose what you love the most in a split second," Juan recalls with emotion as his son comforts him with a hug. “I received 2 calls in the same week,” says Ygf. He’s gonna be a force to be reckoned with for a while. “I rap about everything that stresses me or gives me problems or makes me emotional,” Billy Blue told VIBE. DJ Yerp. “It trickles over into sports. The plan to honor the brand that started in December of 2019, focused on the interests of African-American males, has expanded into encompassing the efforts of a few good men during this mess of a year that is 2020. "Cause it's like, we're children of immigrants. "We're raised in bodegas. D-Nice, Swizz, and Timbaland helped us cope through music. After opening up for Chi-town’s finest Lupe Fiasco during his "Tour For The Fans," Blue is still feeling the satisfying high he’s been searching for all of his life. But all of that has helped me. But he’d still like the legacy to be accurately documented. All types of shit. They have worked around the clock to stay open, filling shelves to ensure their customers, friends, and family have the essentials they need to stay home and stay safe. Former Cash Money artist Juvenile had a rough night at the Office Strip Club in Miami. It’s helped me become a better person and better artist. We were really stressed out. Sometimes we would have to tell stories. I ain’t do it on purpose. Authorities caught up with him in Miramar, where he was arrested due to a warrant. It may be your time to learn and understand so that when your time comes, you know the ins and outs. Probably 90 percent of the food we grew up eating was either our mother's cooking or chopped cheese sandwiches.". And those stories occur all over the place, it's just people don't see them. adds Mero with a laugh. This box doesn’t have a locked door. He’s an up-and-coming artist He states that he only released this after Gucci Mane dissed him on his song "Heavy", referencing an incident. 77 talking about this. He’s moved up in the rankings. You know you go through so much in life that you come to a point where it’s like you reach a fork in the road where you say “Fuck it, I’m going to just go through this shit and get it how I live and do what the fuck I want or I’m going to do this right and be at peace with myself and understand that everything I’ve been through is really for a reason. It was then their turn to put together a rhyme – and on and on. |Years active || You can extend your thoughts, broaden your vision and see from a different perspective. Stream Boss (ft. Billy Blue) by Beast the Rapper from desktop or your mobile device Explore releases from Billy Blue at Discogs. “Of course I’m on my street sh*t too, but most of the time I’m in a f*cked up mind state.”. It is a hard feat for media brands to survive the content landscape these days. We’re not talking about music. William Billy Blue (* 1767 vermutlich in Jamaica in der englischen Provinz New York; 7. That’s one of his favorite songs. "And basically our conversation on the train sounded exactly like the podcast. |- From now until December 20, Pepsi will also be surprising customers at local bodegas across the five boroughs by gifting pre-paid credit cards of up to $100.00 per customer. "Their confidence is strong!" Billy Blue College of Design provides bachelor and postgraduate courses in interior design, branded fashion, photography, graphic design, communication design, digital media design & dozens of short courses. Billy Blue has established a new lane in Miami rap that hasn't been duplicated. © 2021 Vibe Media, LLC. All rights reserved. "God actually helped me progress and finding him, understanding him, and being one with myself. Street Smart Music. In the meantime, he wants to mellow with a plate of chicken satay and talk Diddy legacy. ", He learned the ropes of the music biz from the best in the music industry including Timbaland and Lupe Fiasco. I was waiting to get a lot of inspiration from the outside and it just wasn’t coming. Diddy: Definitely. "When the music came out, all I had was just me. I feel like Drake is somebody that entered professionally in the heavyweight division. “This ain’t a regular run,” says Combs of his two-decade laundry list of accomplishments. Essays that cover the realms of political ideology, coping with covid among Blacks health care workers,  how Black men fell short of protecting Black women, and exploring what Black men see when they look in the mirror (a piece that is a user-generated content driver/audience-led convo). His machine gun flow mixed with his gritty – and very real migos lyrics – make him a fortified contender to keep the fire burning. Most times the impact of what you do you don’t even live to see it.”, He’s the only patron seated for the evening, lounging at a table that comfortably seats eight. But staying open hasn't been easy—the daily risks of doing business under threat from a deadly virus—not to mention a spike in robberies and violence—has made running a bodega very challenging, to say the least. When said micromanager is Sean “Puffy” Combs, it’s an enlightening ordeal altogether. This is clearly a Sean John zone. But school wasn’t always fun for Freezy; he was constantly in trouble for acting out. Billy Blue, Actor: Backdoor to Harley-wood. We needed each other to motivate each other; we needed each other to push each other. The look on their face when they really get it—you see the appreciation. It’s just being able to give them that real life, and they loved it. Now the North Miami resident continues to make the right power moves with his own independent label Black T Music Group in order to further his career. But you’ve got to take everything in. |Birth name || He’s definitely been a great friend to me. We allowed him to tell his side of the story of his journey to stardom. Billy Blue talks about his difficult rise to fame and his life-changing tour with Lupe Fiasco. [Athletes] have that belief. Young Breed, Billy Blue, YT Triz & Rimkus's R.I.P.R.O, Vol. "One day I just finally gave up and said 'I don’t wanna do this shit no more.' This was the beginning of a long nightmare for Ygf. In 2011, he came to Miami because he had a tour going on. We heard stories of what he did, so we were like, how can we give back to him? |Origin || |- Billy Blue - The Story Of My Life Chapter 2 (From The Projects To The Mansion) NoDJ. Cause the lockdown a lot of stores closed down. He’s a great educator man. His survival techniques earned him his other moniker, Young G Freezy. We needed each other to support each other and also to challenge each other. When she died, he and his two sisters assumed they would live with their father, but their dad had other plans. His younger sister, five years his junior, was taken care of – Freezy, on the other hand, was neglected. To this day, he has no idea why. It’s not hidden. “Pepsi has so many longstanding bodega partners in New York City,” said Umi Patel, CMO of North Division, PepsiCo Beverages North America. This life changing occurrence would lead to his first nickname – Freezy on account of Never really finding joy in school or with friends once she passed, his schoolmates quickly named him freezy because he was always so cold . Struggling to live is not something a healthy 11 year old boy should have to worry about but in His case, it was his daily life. |Label(s) || Freezy music , Mayback Music DJ Dirty Money. It’s been at least seven years, closer to a decade. He was like ‘What you telling me for?’ I thought you didn’t want to rap no more?’ I said I don’t wanna rap no more but I want to record this song. Instead of treating him like a member of the family, His aunt kicked him out of the house, making him sleep in her backyard. He is currently signed with Poe Boy Music. But I still like writing with somebody. Read, you know what I’m saying? ", Billy Blue has established a new lane in Miami rap that hasn't been duplicated. “I was always getting suspended for fighting or other dumb things. LEVEL wanted to make sure he received a nod for his heroics. And in the Bronx, you can't really get stuff delivered. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlBGfX5_1ps “No Pain No Gain” where I’m talking about losing one of my best friends and watching him die in my arms. It was one of thing I was I could take back in real life. But that level of confidence as Black businessmen wasn’t really there. "When the music came out, all I had was just me. Translation: Sean believes that his ambition has been infectious. Mai 1834 in North Sydney, New South Wales, Australien) war ein Afroamerikaner, der in die Sträflingskolonie Australien deportiert wurde. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. ", But, above all, Billy Blue keeps God as his mentor. Trapboi Muzic 96. He and his friends would freestyle on paper. However, a string of unfortunate events eventually landed his mentor in jail, and Freezy out of a job. |-Colombian These days you might catch them chatting with President Obama, but  Bronx natives Desus Nice and The Kid Mero have never lost touch with their roots as the Bodega Boys. Darin & Brooke Aldridge Join Billy Blue Records, and Release Christmas Single November 23, 2020 “In The Resurrection Morning” Released as a Loving Tribute to Steve Gulley October 19, 2020; Laura Leigh Jones signs with Billy Blue Music Publishing October 17, 2020 I would be like, “Damn, I forgot that I made that one.” It just gave me a deep connection and another level of confidence for me to do me. Of the 12 awards, esteemed gents like Swizz Beatz, Timbaland, and D-Nice are saluted as Quarantine Kings for their Verzuz and Club Quarantine (respectively) social media music creations that entertained the masses during the dogged days of our universal shut-down. Features Song Lyrics for Lacrim feat. It was around the time I was actually living that life. No one knows why there was a warrant issued, or if he has been released from jail yet. Billy Blue - Revelations. You could just rap about it and they’ll know. But he says to read this book, read that book, learn about that person. And now this is what I do. It’s fascinating. Torontos music scene has brought hip hop some of its brightest stars. After originally debuting the song on his Tour for the Fans, Chicago rapper Lupe Fiasco joins Billy Blue on a new single called “Fundamentals,” which is available on iTunes now. Stream Boss (ft. Billy Blue) by Beast the Rapper from desktop or your mobile device Now that his career has successfully flourished, the "Chopper" rapper plans to execute his next power moves with fresh, revitalizing energy to spread the gospel with his upcoming album Revelations. After that, it was all uphill from there. Animals. Over time, Billy Blue has had to make several pivotal strides to get to the top and etch his name into Miami rap history. His voice remains even, but the arrogance skyrockets. Yea, the lights are off. Watching him as a producer is watching greatness. Study with Billy Blue online or at our campuses in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. March 10, 2016 - 3:13 pm Im Juli 2018 war Ochsenknecht das … It was something that you heard rich White boys do. With the awards being a noble move towards giving Black men some much-needed praise in 2020, Level made sure to round up the last 365 days with themes on "The State of Black and Brown Men" as well. For Juan Valerio and his son Jefferson, the proprietors of JJN Corp Deli & Grocery in the Bronx, 2020 has been a horrible year. His machine gun flow mixed with his gritty – and very real migos lyrics – make him a fortified contender to keep the fire burning. I have regrets but I was trying to survive, I am thankful that I do not have to live that life anymore and I promise to give back once I make it.” Joining the already successful Migos movement, Freezy is looking forward to his debut album in the Summer of 2016 Working with notable producers like gucci mane and Trap Migos, Young G Freezy is finally getting the attention he yearned for as a child – this time for all the right reasons www.freezymusic.com. And just giving him a year's rent—that's the most amazing thing you can give a bodega owner. P Diddy promotes his new Diddy Dirty Money single 'Coming Home' and his headphones DiddyBeats at HMV, Oxford Street on January 20, 2011 in London, England. You know them as the hosts of the hit Showtime series Desus & Mero, aka "the greatest show in late-night history, featuring only illustrious guests." "But then he reopened cause the community needed him. Billy Blue is an actor. ", "He had to shut down for a little bit," says Desus. "I’m already a humble person, but [Lupe Fiasco] made me even more humble. ", "It really hit home," said Mero. He’s broadened the way I see things. The post Billy Blue – Fundamentals (Feat. I still didn’t like it but one thing went to another and I met this dude named E-Class. For me to go ahead and express that feeling, that emotional like we don’t really want to be gangsters, but we do what we gotta do even if it’s gangster shit. Everyone didn’t have money. Living a fast life finally caught up to Young g freezy at age 13 when he caught a breaking and entering as well as aggravated assault charge. Explore releases from Bill Blue at Discogs. We had a lot of similar traits. Today Desus & Mero appear in a short film called The Bodega Giveback, which highlights the way one Bronx bodega overcame extreme hardship—and the way Pepsi is helping them keep going after 2020 comes to an end. We met up with each other and we became real cool fucking friends. 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