Wasel

Wasel

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Biography

“Ever been left in suspense? The emotional result of an experience so powerful it could only leave you wondering what’s next?" That is only one of many descriptions given by some to describe a new yet rapidly emerging artist out of Houston, Texas whom goes by the name "Wasel" (Wah-Cell).
Wasel Torres, born Wasflkhider Torres, and his mother moved to the U.S. when he was 5yrs. old. leaving Cali, Colombia to Arrive in New York for a couple of years. Then ventured off to Chicago. Wasel now resides in Houston, Tx. where he writes vivid poetry and creates capturing music.

Wasel's unique ability to paint pictures with words has given new meaning to the Hip-Hop scene thus his growing popularity among the self proclaimed "Hip-Hop Head" community. Not only does Wasel's melodic choruses and mind-blowing beats capture attention, but also his uncanny lyrical approach which only further polishes an already impressive sound. Even though his name might be new to you, Wasel is no stranger to the music industry.
Starting back in late 2005, as Ambitiouz Writerz, he sold over 2000 units of his first underground CD, titled “Minority Report.” Released during his rise was another album recorded with local record label, producer, and Grammy winner Jaime “Pain” Ortiz. “This music is ahead of its time,” said Ortiz, while working with Wasel's “La Leguecia,” or The Legacy, an album with Spanish English hieroglyphic lyrics. It too was a success among the hip-hop community.
Unfortunately, handshakes and promises are not always respected in this industry. Therefore in 2007, Wasel released himself from the DFO label. His unique ability to spread knowledge while lyrically depicting the difference between Realism vs. Propaganda, has given him a platform of support to survive strongly as an independent artist. His music speaks for itself.
Many have said the first time they truly met Wasel… was through his music… There is a new buzz of talented individuals on the rise and it's no surprise that Wasel is leading the way!