The lyrics have become equally more complex, and thought provoking to capture the listener's attention. Today's music enthusiasts have tastes that range from the extreme to the conservative. However, the public has the power to create a living icon, or take away dreams just as quick. Therefore, an artist needs to be lyrically sophisticated, musically educated, and must be able to move the crowd, and keep the attention of there following through the good days, and bad. The artist with attributes to handle this commitment is Realize.
Realize is a twenty something artist and producer from Roosevelt, N.Y. and has been on the Hip Hop scene for ten years. Initially he made his mark with boyhood friend and rhyme partner, Al Dirty. They reached local success, and created good music together for several years. Today they are the tag team duo of Real Dirty...
Realize has a very unique style as an artist, and a producer. Realize is an urban composer that has the ability to create songs with, and without samples. He has studied music on various levels obtaining skills on the keyboard, and as a recording engineer. "I refuse to limit myself when it comes to creating a track, I want everyone to appreciate my efforts, not just the streets", explains Realize. When it comes to the lyrics, he is just as passionate. "To be successful you need more than just catchy punch lines, and cursing after every three words. I design concepts that entertain, and make you think".
Realize, the man, the musical creator using words and rhythm to entice minds to explore urban music to the next level. This project is an example of dedication from a person that believes that art can be profitable, and enlighten. Realize doesn't come off as a mythical character to enhance a faux ghetto persona, he is believable through his journey. Review these tracks and you'll understand who Realize is as a man, and as an artist.