Thurst One is a Conscious Rapper and Producer, focused on bringing uplifting messages to the music industry. Born and raised in Southern California, Thurst One began listening to Hip Hop at an early age. During his High School years, he started "cyphering" or "freestyle" rapping with his friends, and developed a passion for Hip Hop and Electronic music. In 2005, he began getting some performance experience in the underground rave scene in Los Angeles, CA where he would regularly freestyle at various Drum and Bass events in Hollywood and Downtown LA. He was a resident MC at a weekly Drum and Bass event called Samurai Sundaze in Hollywood, CA that was put on by Sam Robson aka XXXL aka Sam XL of Pure Filth Sound and owner of the Temple of Boom record shop. Eventually he moved to North Lake Tahoe and began attending Full Sail University Online where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Music Production. He is currently working on his 2nd EP which is set to be released by summer 2020. In January of 2019, Thurst One got his first clothing sponsorship with Fresh Air Clothing, based out of Truckee, CA and has plans to release a collaboration of merchandise in the future. Thurst One is currently attending Full Sail University's graduate degree program in Orlando, FL to further his education studying Entertainment Business. After graduation, Thurst One plans to begin booking his first tour to promote the release of his forthcoming double EP, set to be released later this summer.
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