As music artist, producer and arranger Omega Red, otherwise known as Robert Grant, has refined his blend of reality rap that has earned him critical acclaim and wide spread appeal locally and nationally. Omega Red has an infectious charisma on and off stage and is known for his dynamic live performances, whether he is backed by DJs or rock bands. Omega Red is a two time recipient of the New England Urban Music Awards Rap Artist of The Year (2006-2007). Omega Red is also a two time nominee for Lyricist of The Year by the Massachusetts Industry Committee Awards (2006-2007). Omega Red’s musical impact in the Boston scene has not gone unnoticed by the Boston Globe, which did a major feature on him in April 2007. Omega Red’s music singles “Soul Clap”, “Magic” and “Forever Young” have been spun by radio and club DJ’s nation wide. He has also maintained his exposure through the release of two mix tapes, one of which was hosted by Boston’s JAMN 94.5 DJ Roy Barboza. Omega Red has been featured in Source Magazine and was a top ten finalist in the Scion Next Up competition. Growing up in the streets of Beantown, Omega Red had previously led a troubled life. Realizing that he did not want to be another statistic, Omega Red changed his environment and joined the U S Air Force. His service introduced him to many cultures, which ultimately influenced his perception of music and the world. With his string of recent successes, Omega Red remains humble and keeps close to his roots. Omega Red mentors youth in Hip Hop culture through Boston’s Citizens Schools, an after school education collaborative. Fans of Omega Red’s seem to identify to his pain, joy and laughter about his life story. In the process, he has attracted a large female fan base that is steadily growing in numbers throughout the East coast, which makes him a street credible renaissance man.Omega Red is co-founder and a principal for music entertainment company Stay Grindin’ Inc.and is co-founder of the award winning production group The Jugganautz. Omega Red honed his craft of rapping from major influences such as LL Cool J, Big Daddy Kane and Jay Z. Make no mistake, Omega Red lyrical flow and music has an undeniable distinctive and remarkable sound and he is committed to winning over audiences around the world.