Strong roots and a religious devotion to his craft have contributed to the success of Mario Winans. Constantly surrounded by musical influences in one way or another as a result of growing up in a gospel family, Winans was never at a loss for inspiration and spent much of his time studying music at school and home.
Buying a high-class, high performance car is no more difficult than walking into a Ferrari or Bentley dealership and writing a big check. But what do you do if you’ve got motorcycles on your mind?
Having flirted with a lifestyle that could have landed him in jail at an early age, Slim Thug (whose real name is Stayve Thomas) instead focused his attention on developing his skills as a mix tape artist—writing new rhymes for popular Hip-Hop beats.
Jay-Z, the self-proclaimed “best rapper alive,” may no longer be murdering the microphone and wreaking havoc in Hip-Hop as he has for the past decade. However, with “Coach Carter” now backing the business side alone, the dynasty that he worked so hard to build in the booth seems all but impossible to topple.