RETRO

official site | twitter | facebookinstagramsoundcloud | youtube

“…Retro slips in clever asides too, like a sly reference to Rick Ross getting dropped from Reebok after his molly-all-in-her-champagne debacle.” – The FADER

The edgy track combines some off the wall production with an unorthodox flow in carving out a total experience for new listeners seeking alternative hip hop freshness.” –  Earmilk

“[We] can assure you that Retro and the rest of the Rocket Team are gonna be the new faces of Hip-Hop.” – Fly Little Things

One could say that RETRO is built to succeed in today’s music industry. Growing up in the shadows of Detroit’s public housing, he watched as his favorite rapper Eminem fought through the dregs of the trailer park on the other side of town to become one of rap’s greatest. In his own household, RETRO was exposed to the passionate flow of Tupac as well as the expressive foundation set by Motown‘s greatest to include The Supremes and The Temptations, giving him some soulful influence. By the time his family set roots in Atlanta, the young artist found that the bounce of the southern metropolis resonated with him as well. Building from the melodies of his mother’s soundtrack and the lyricism of his dad’s, RETRO the musician was born, ready to bring a whole new sound to today’s hip-hop.
Read more

Press Releases

Following The Release of His New Mixtape, The Six, ATL Rapper RETRO Premieres Visuals For His New Single, “Dangerous,” Via Stupid Dope
ATL-via-Detroit Emcee RETRO Releases Mixtape, The Six, Premiered by DJ Booth
RETRO Teams Up With Taylor Gang’s RMB Justize and Detroit Rapper Coda For New Single Off The Six Dropping Tomorrow
ATL Rapper RETRO Heads to Compton for Visual of 2pac-Inspired Single From The Six Mixtape, Premiering via HipHopDX
RETRO Drops Jazzy Single From Forthcoming Mixtape,The Six via Potholes In My Blog
Atlanta-by-way-of-Detroit Rapper is Blessed with Hennessey in First Visual From Forthcoming The Six Mixtape via The Smoking Section
22-Year Old Atlanta Rapper Drops First Single from Forthcoming The Six Mixtape, Premiere via Earmilk

Press Photos