Raphael(RJ2) Artist ,Producer, & C.E.O Of "Hot & Cold Entertainment" Founder & 1/3 of Grammy Award Winning "Beats How U Want' Em Production"
RJ2 has been Singing ever since 5 and started Rapping since he heard Rap....LOL Doing shows locally for along time,People called him the Deadly 3.... They called him that because not only he could Rap & Sing....this dude could Drop Fire Beats....His production stood out with his versatile style.....After that people started coming to buy beats....he sold his first beat for $500....He has been addicted ever since!
Building his production status up & chilled out on the Artist side.... Building the "Beats How U Want 'Em" Studio's.....In 2000/to Current.... Raphael RJ2 is trying to make a name for his self Nationwide/World Wide & not just locally taking the Production Route first & then after he gets well known then break in with his Versatile Rap & Soulful R&B....
His first Major placement was not really even a placement, some how Master P & Lil Romeo got a hold of one of his Beats & Recorded to it & released it on the Album titled "Hip Hop History" The name of the song is called "OutChere" Number 7 & Guess What Raphael RJ2 didn't get any credit....(U can hear RJ2's "Beats How U Want 'Em" Tag at the start of the beat....LOL)
His second was The Hurricane Chris "Hand Clap" Remix & then "Hot Like Lava" Of Hurricane Chris "Unleashed" Album.
Raphael RJ2 has been working with Hurricane Chris ever since.....
Other Artist u can hear on a Raphael RJ2 Beat is.... Lil Wayne, Flo Rida, Styles P, Juvenile, Fiend ,Mike Jones ,Surreall (Swisha House), Cupid ,Fado(D4L),Lil Boosie, Foxx(Trill Ent), Flo-Rida, Charlie Boy, Louisiana C.A.$.H, Paul Wall,Ray Lavender(Konvict Music), Sam I Am(The Original Jiggalator),Concrete Boyz(Block Ent) Cadence (Grand Hustle) ,T-Bo The Fire Cracker, Essa, 5th Ward Weebie(No Limit) & More Soon! Raphael RJ2 went from leasing his beats for just $500 to getting 'em off for $10,000 & Up because of the Name.... He has a accomplished nice things so far....Its not alot,but not bad for a starving artist!
Being A C.E.O & 1/3 Member of "Beats How U Want 'Em Production.... Raphael Had Been Making Big Move's In 2008/2009....Beats How U Want Em Landed On Lil Wayne's Carter 3 Album That Sold Over 3,000,000 Units 2008 Courtesy Of "Rodnae" Raphael's Partner & also His Management Mousa & Fiend.... The Song is Number 16 "Don't Get It(Miss Understood)" Preformed With Leona Lewis@The 2008 MTV (V.M.A's) Yea That Song....Well It Was Awarded A Grammy for being on the Album @ the 2009 51 Grammy Awards....
Ever Since Then Beats How U Want Em have been offered Deals ,But Is Waiting on that right one!
Let The Bidding Wars Continue....LOL
RaphaelRJ2 & His Team Is Trying to eat....Eat for life....So don't come with a plate half full....Cause RJ2 Has got a big spoon!Not A big Stomach thou he is not greedy! In The Mean While Raphael RJ2 Is Working On His Album"Blood, Sweat, And Tears"
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