Chris Rivers is the 20 year old unparalleled Lyrical Catastrophe that will knock you out in one verse, like he’s Tyson in the ring. His rhyme style includes continuous delivery through the use of vocal artillery and technical efficiency. He’s heavy on the mic, like the crown he bears. Oh you didn’t know? This river flows from royalty. His father is the late great Puerto Rican Rapper Big Pun aka Christopher Rios who hailed from the Bronx and was ranked one of the Greatest MCs of all time. But don’t get it twisted, this Puerto Rican Prince, Chris Rios Jr, who goes by Chris Rivers, is his own fire breathing dragon, giving fans something heroic to believe in once again. He’s a prodigy and his river runs deep as he shatters all hypocrisy on whether his name or his talent is what makes him one of the most watched new artists to come up in the last decade.
Hip Hop’s new phenom, released his freshman mixtape, Wonderland of Misery on June 2nd 2013, and in less than 1 week broke records for an unsigned artist and kicked off a major press tour including mainstream interviews on Hot 97, Sirius XM, Thisis50.com and publications around the globe such as XXL Magazine, Global Grind, Complex Magazine and World Star Hip Hop. His 26 track debut, included collaborations with Styles P of the notorious group The Lox, Vinnie Paz of Jedi Mind Tricks and Diggin’ In The Crates member Buckwild to name a few.
Almost an exact year after releasing the well-received Wonderland of Misery, Chris Rivers released his 27 track follow-up mixtape, Wonderland of Misery 2. The project includes notable features from Styles P, Action Bronson, Cory Gunz and production from Alchemist, Statik Selektah and StarTrack. Upon listening you find that this new Dragon of Rap, is passionate about his story telling as he writes about his hardships from being homeless, to battling self-worth, to coming out from under his Father’s shadow and how the music that raised him, left an impact on him so divine that he knew he had to pay it forward. He hopes his lyrics will inspire others, to become great within themselves. “We are all Dragons with wings” says Rivers.
With the all his buzz in the streets after releasing his sophomore mixtape, Chris Rivers is proving that to lead is in his bloodline and we are sure you will find him to be the answer to your search. Dragons Up!!!