MTV affiliated new artist Loco Ninja
Born and raised in Spanish Harlem, New York. Loco Ninja lived a pretty tuff life but did not let a single obstacle stop him. Growing up in the mean streets of harlem with a single mother and no father figure around was painful. But he managed to over look the hurdles of life and reach out to the arts where he could find comfort, friends and family who would understand his love for music and performing.
Later on in years to come, determination and curiosity lead Loco to Music, Professional acting and dance training, Including one instructed by Hip-Hop choreographer Valentine Norton (Assistant Choreographer To Britney Spears & Jason Derulo). Which also led himself to have Features in Spin, Complex and XXL Magazine while also starring On MTV, The Tyra Banks Show and Collaborating with Mainstream Musicians such as Lumidee, Murs, Lisa D'amato & UTK The Inc (Pitch Perfect).
He has worked with some of the best professional's in the business such as Artistic Director, Luam Keflezgy (Carly Rae Jepson, Alicia Keys), Project Valentine (Beyonce, Kanye West, Rihanna), Valentine Norton (Step Up 3D, Kelly Rowland) & Benny Ninja (House Of Ninja, America's Next Top Model). Loco's determined to make change with his music while keeping a hard work ethic and being the first Rapper that stirs the mainstream charts as an "Out" Artist/Entertainer.
New Album "Misfit" out today 5.5.2013!
“There is a fear in hip hop of dismasculation,” Loco Ninja told Fox News Latino. “It scares them (the music industry) because it’s there and from the beginning it has always been masculine territory.” - Richard Ruperto, openly gay Latino rapper from New York City. CLICK PHOTO FOR FULL ARTICLE.