Born in the birthplace of Hip Hop, the Boogie Down Bronx, rising Hip Hop MC Young Lye is a 20 year old recording artist for 14 years now, whose...read more stage name is a play off of the strength and respect for the king of the jungle. Young Lion as it stands for, his latest single Whip It is the subject of a to-date 6 month campaign based on the premise of heightening awareness of his brand, and the release of his Sick Dope Vol 1 Mixtape now available. The perfect compliment to his Jimi Kendrix (Grammy Award Winning) produced Jordan #1 as he sought to follow up the success of his viral success seen withreleases Drop It 2 Da Floor, and Don't GIve Up Da Struggle.
His resume includes performances as opening act for well known performers the likes of Maino, Freeway, Styles P, Jada Kiss, Sheek Louch of The Lox, Cory Gunz of Young Money, Remy Ma and Papoose, French Montana, DJ WebStar as well as G-Units own Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks. Backed by $tack Large Empire Entertainment via a distribution agreement with Universal Music Group / Concore Entertainment which has propelled him to the next level in his career, after amassing countless commendations as the next star in Hip-Hop.
His mixtape placements include: Coast 2 Coast Mixtape Vol. 212 Hosted by DJ PREMIER. His track''Shorty Got Me Cuffin'' as well as 'The Indie Top 50 Vol.106' Mixed by DJ Cannon Banyon,
just to mention a few.