Ray Sr. began attending audio engineering courses to further his music career in 2008. Since that time, he’s released 4 albums for himself, produced an album for local Austin singer Serafia Jane, and has produced, mixed, and mastered a number of songs with local Austin Rappers and R&B singers . Ray Sr.’s accolades landed him on the Austin Chronicle’s Top 10 Hip Hop Artists list for the last 3 years in a row. His latest project “Ray Sr. Presents The New ATX” is a collaboration with 15 hip hop artists which he considers to be the best in the city. “I chose these cats for The New ATX because they are the best rappers in the city, period,” says Ray Sr. when asked how he selected the artists for this project.
Ray Sr. produced, mixed, mastered, and rapped on every song with his fellow Austin Texas comrades. Once the album was complete, Ray reached out to Grammy award winning engineer Steve B Baughman (The Eminem Show, Dr. Dre, 50 Cent, The Game, etc.) of Next Level Mastering in Los Angeles to master the album’s first single You Don’t Understand... https://trendsmasherrecords.com