From the humble surroundings of Lexington, Kentucky emerges a 23-year old artist with a passion for music like no other. Young L.O.R.D. a.k.a Tha Playboi brings to the world an extreme amount of overall skills in the areas of Emceeing, Producing and Songwriting
Although Young L.O.R.D wrote his first rhymes during his freshman year of high school, he has made exceptional and almost unsurpassable progress in a very short amount of time. After being challenged to write rhymes in a few minutes on a various amount of topics, and doing so successfully, he was named Young L.O.R.D by a fellow emcee. L.O.R.D stands for Lyricist On Real Diversity.
Many say that Young L.O.R.D.'s skills surpass even some of the veterans in the game today. He brings diverse content, witty punch-lines, and a constantly adapting delivery
The factors that stand out most about Young L.O.R.D. are his work ethic and his overall drive for success. He has a diverse style that is all his own, but at the same time, always changing to fit what he is trying to accomplish
Stage presence is not foreign to Young L.O.R.D. either. He's opened for many Super Star acts such as Trina, Clipse, Too $hort, Nappy Roots, Busta Rhymes, Cee Lo Greene, Akon, Jadakiss, Lil Scrappy, Yung Joc and Lil Flip to name a few, and the list continues to grow. During the fall of 2006 he was featured on the outwork me tour which had shows in TN, NC, SC, GA and FL. He also made it to the finals of a local Def Jam competition consisting of over 50 acts. In addition, he's been requested to do local club performances and after parties as well.
Young L.O.R.D. Young L.O.R.D. has achieved numerous feats as an artist as well as a producer
A song titled “50-60-75” was requested from his debut Mixtape to be featured in the Midway released video game “L.A. Rush”. This game features Twista and Bill Bellamy as well as a star-studded musical cast
As a producer he has also formed "RawKey Productions" and served beats to over 1 MILLION internet users from mp3.com and even more due to his website at www.rawkey.com
His production skills have been heard internationally through his contributions to artists such as Diamond (of Crime Mob) - "F**k Tha World", as well as to Cunninlynguists member Natti with his hit "Baby"
He also achieved over 3 million visitors, and 1 million plays on his Mp3.com website where he was a frequent chart topper in both the Beat/Producers Section and the Hip-Hop section. He's had 24 songs reach the top 10, and nine hit #1 in their Genre.
Looking at his work ethic and achievements, Young L.O.R.D is sure to see national and global success is near future.