International O

International O

 Houston, Texas, USA
BandHip HopR&B

International O is a hip hop act that creates music which reflects on the realities of life, whether it's celebratory, or harsh realities. Either way, International O will provide good quality music for listeners.

Biography

International O was born in Houston, Tx. During his early childhood, he lived with his mother with family members, and on 2 occasions, the local "Star Of Hope Shelter". He used the experienceto reflect on life in his music, and also creating celebratory music that doesn't always point out the negative aspects of life.

“International O” began his journey as a hip hop artist in 2002, when he released "Spittin Bars" under the alias, "Maro". In 2007, he released his breakout mixtape, “Next Big Thing”. The mixtape created various opportunities including his single “Still Look Good” being played on Shade 45. The mixtape also led to a lot of International Press, guest verses for German Artist, and a concert in Lakenheath, United Kingdom For deployed U.S. troops during christmas.

He also put his focus to building his brand, by creating Flycat Music Group in 2009. “FMG” is a booking agency, that also promotes, markets, and finance some of their acts. The summer of 2010, “O”, and his co-horts toured in 7 states, 3 countries, and over 30 cities. ( www.imaflycat.com )
After receiving International Accolades, he changed his rap moniker to "International O"

In June of 2011, he was appointed the “Director Of Urban Division” for Music Supervisor.com A company that helps indie acts get their music on TV and Film.

He also speaks at Music Conferences about different topics in the music business. In July of 2011, he spoke at the Making the Right Moves Conference in Charlotte, NC With B.E.T.’s Terence J Of 106 & Park.

In 2011, he released 3 mixtapes, “Life Of a Flycat”, “Road To SXSW”, and “Soul Of A Flycat”which all 3 projects received placements on several websites & Blogs.

International O continues to record music, and will be releasing his debut album in 2012. With having the music, and the business apsect of the industry, International O will be a force to be reckoned with.

Discography

Spittin Bars (Jun-2002)
Next Big Thing (May-2007)
The Soloist (Jul-2009)
Imaflycat (Mar-2010)
Life Of A Flycat (Jan-2011)
Road To SXSW (Mar-2011)
Soul Of A Flycat (Sept 2011)
#FMGISTHESHIT (March 2012)
Wet Work Mixtape (June 2012)
Life & Times Of A Flycat (December 2012)
You're Welcome EP (January 2013)

Set List

Mercy
Hustle Hard
Hater Auction
Piss excellence
Dominos & Catfish
Winner's Circle
Educated Fool
April 10th
Still Look Good
Champion Flow