Young Izz

Young Izz

Biography

  • Origin Long Island, NY
  • Genres Hip-Hop/R&B/Urban
  • Email management@youngizz.com

Young Izz is a 25-year-old recording artist/singer/songwriter. His musical versatility gives him the ability to excel in any genre he decides to experiment with.

Born on Long Island, New York in the county of Nassau on October 1, 1991, he discovered his passion for music and started rapping at 6 years old.

Nas, LL Cool J, Tupac, Biggie and Slick Rick are listed as some of his biggest influences. Eminem, DMX, Jay-Z, and Outkast are also among many artists who have influenced Izz and his writing processes.

At the age of 18, he founded $tr8Bizz, an independent music label while attending Half Hollow Hills East. After graduating from high school, he attended IAR in late 2009. He realized that going to college wasn’t working out for him the way he expected and eventually dropped out of The Institute of Audio Research. Since then Young Izz has put out 4 full bodies of works to add to his music collection.

In 2012, he released his first official mixtape “Chosen One”. The following year in 2013 he released “Welcome to My Pain”. The year after in 2014 he released “X-Files: Confidential”. In 2016 he released his “Dear Winter – EP” and on April 13th, 2017 he put out another EP titled “Views From The 798”.

An experienced professional Young Izz has performed at various venues such as the Amityville Music Hall & Tavern, Revolution Bar & Music Hall, Coast 2 Coast, The Studio @ Webster Hall, and more.

Recently he dropped a brand new video for “I Got The Recipe” which can be found on his YouTube Channel. He is currently working on a new mixtape titled “Born 2 Lose, Built 2 Win” and his first album titled “Self Portrait”. Both projects have no set release date as of yet.

Discography

In 2012, he released his first official mixtape “Chosen One”. The following year in 2013 he released “Welcome to My Pain”. The year after in 2014 he released “X-Files: Confidential”. In 2016 he released his “Dear Winter – EP” and on April 13th, 2017 he put out another EP titled "Views From The 798". Currently, Young Izz is working on two new projects, "Born 2 Lose, Built 2 Win" and "Self Portrait". Both projects have no set release date as of yet.

300Songs
25Gigs
2Tours
50Collabs