On January 12th 2000, a star was born in Providence Rhode Island. Adonis began his early career at the tender age of 6, under the name "Adonis Da Don". Adonis has worked with many local musicians and began to make a name for himself in the small city of Providence as its "Prince". Upon entering middle school, and moving away from being shadowed as "Too young" to be a rapper, Adonis began is journey with his Godfather and also President of the Newly Founded Label 500 RECORDS. It has been History in the making since then. Now under the new moniker "Young Adonis", plans for bringing in the next generation of Hip Hop to the next level and making a imprint in today's industry is a goal set by both star and management. Young Adonis will be entering Highschool in the Fall of 2015, he will be residing in Atlanta, Ga.
Q & A w/ Young Adonis:
Q: What artist do you look up to today, Who are your Favorites?
A: I like Drake, Lil Wayne, Kanye, Jay Z, Rick Ross ... I kind of like everyone that makes music that catches my ears. I look up to them because they are at the top right now, somewhere that I want to be someday. My Favorites I would say would be......... Juelz Santana is one of my favorites, Wocka Flocka too, but 2 Chainz is HOT .... I listen to Drake, Lil Wayne, and Rick Ross alot though.
Q: What kind of music do you make?
A: Ummmmmm.... idk lol. I guess you can say good music, fun music... music that will put you in a mood. Im always trying to have fun, I like beats that knock hard. My godfather says we make Urban Pop. My music is for both Boys and Girls... I like to make songs for the girls, smooth tracks.. and for the boys its usually about life and sports.... but the beat has to be Hot.
Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 years, in 10 years?
A: In 5 years I see myself going on Tour with the hottest artist at that time. I see my mom and all my family members coming with me and everyone happy. In 10 years, Im going to have my own record label and look for the next "Young Adonis" lol.
Q: Do you have a Girlfriend?
A: Noooo I dont lol Not yet .....
Q: What do you like to do on your free time?
A: I like to play Black Ops 2 Online and NBA 2k12. I like to read sometimes.... I read alot already but sometimes if I like a book I'll find time to finish it. I really like hanging out with my friends, going to the mall when its not too packed... I just like to kick back really.
Name one of your greatest moments in your career so far.
SO FAR .... my greatest moment was performing at SOB's in New York... Actually when I performed with Mindless Behavior in Connecticut, I think that was 2 years ago.
Young Adonis' potential is limitless and his style versatile. Aside from music, Adonis plans to take his talents into modeling and acting.
Young Adonis’s tracks