Rocco

Rocco

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The man that is bringing the heart and soul of hip-hop music back to the streets

Biography

Rocco, is the man that is bringing the heart and soul of hip-hop music back to the streets.

Born Jason M. Woodson on July 5, 1982 on Chicago’s south side, Rocco learned early that life is about overcoming obstacles. Rocco was raised by his single mother with the help of his grandparents in Gary, Indiana. He developed an interest in hip-hop music at an early age and by the fourth grade was already writing rhymes. He attended Gary public schools through 11th grade. During his senior year, he moved to Indianapolis, Indiana and graduated from Pike Township High School is 2000. Jason attended Vincennes University in Vincennes, Indiana and Southern Indiana University in Evansville, Indiana where he studied …...

In 2000, Rocco met producers J. Brookinz and MC Till and began seriously working on becoming a hip-hop artist. In 2001, Rocco teamed with “Grey Granite” and became a founding member of the elite group Knoxhaven. Through this collaboration, Rocco’s songs have been featured on several of the groups productions: “Aquaphoenix” (Grey Granite), “Get Down” (MC Till), “Bitter End” (Source Aura), “Burn, Burn, Burn” and “Hood Certified” (Knoxhaven).

Rocco works continuously to hone the skills of his craft. Rocco’s debut solo release “The Ghetto Bob Barker” brings impressive energy and showcases how his past and present experiences have influenced his music. This release shows great promise for future hip-hop offerings from Rocco.

Discography

"City of Broken Wings" (Grey Granite-Aquaphoenix)
"Get Down" (Mc Till)
"Bitter End" (Source Aura)
"Burn, Burn, Burn" (Knoxhaven)
"Hood Certified" (Knoxhaven)