“It’s only natural, I get it she want a title. The way your heart be beating could tell the feelings are vital”. Rapper Quiz spits this atomic bar, in song titled “Cool For Me” released on his latest project Air Max 90’s.
The humble rapper gives it to you straight with his collected cool demeanor and laid back flow. Born and raised in Los Angeles and Moreno Valley, Quiz pursues his music career on his home turf. Quiz is a seasoned MC who has proven to be a well-polished diamond in the rough. He learned to face his battles early on, when at the age of the three he was the recipient of a liver transplant. Then at age twelve, discovered inactive Hepatitis C in his blood stream due to a blood transfusion.
His love for music came at an early age. His uncle owned a record shop that his father managed. His father, a trumpet player with an extensive funk & jazz CD collection also aided him on his musical journey by introducing classic hip hop and teaching him the origin of where the songs were sampled.
Quiz musical journey began when he decided to quit his day job and go on tour with Glasses Malone, Tech Nine, E40, Jay Rock & Kendrick Lamar for Strange Music’s “Independent Grind Tour”. Quiz states “I’m forever thankful to Glasses Malone for inviting me on that tour, it changed my life forever”. He’s worked with artist such as: Crooked I, Rapper Big Pooh (from Little Brother), School Boy Q, Thurz, Ill Camille, Glasses Malone just to name a few. In 2013 Quiz released his most successful project “Dope Kicks Fresh Hats” which established him as a fan favorite with a bright future. In 2015 he released “Air Max 90’s” which was a tribute to the music and times that influenced him the most musically.
Quiz possesses the power to make an impact, with a conscious mind, and intellectual way of thinking. Consistently working on his craft. He spreads wisdom through his music which makes his listeners instantly connect. Quiz has a soulful yet infectious energy and shows genuine dedication to every single song he records. To him taking risk and making sacrifices is a part of the journey. Quiz is on the rise, with music in his heart.
“I never gave up! I kept fighting, trying to understand. I love rap. I love music. I appreciate this journey.” He’ll assure you.