From: TX, United States
Genre: Hip Hop/Rap, R&B
Xavier Gatewood aka Young X was born in Memphis Tn. and he moved to Texas at the age of 5 so he's Texas made. At an early age he could be heard rapping and singing around the house,his mother recalls. At the age of 14 he decided that music was his destiny and after being encouraged by family and friends he recorded his first mixtape entitled BLACK&BLUE and became an instant fan favorite on popular sites like myspace and soundclick. At 17 he started performing at local open mics and talent shows. Now 19 he plans to take his career to the next level and be heard all over the world. X appreciates his many supporters and because of their love he continues to show his appreciation through his music. His first album THE MOST ANTICIPATED is slated for release in early May of 2010 and his first single SPACEBOI SWAGG is being played on college and internet stations all over the world. X the oldest of 6 boys plans to not only make his family proud and set a good example for his younger fans but to change rap forever by doing something no other hip-hop artist has ever done.