Michael "Young Soulja" Holmes Biography
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CHICAGO, IL – Born May 20th 1989 and raised in Chicago IL, Michael Holmes is a up and coming rap artist and college student who has big dreams of making it big in the music industry not only as a rap artist but also as an all-around successful entrepreneur. Going by the stage name Young Soulja Da Comeback Kid or just Young Soulja for short, which represents overcoming everything that life has, threw at him. Starting out his life abandoned by a crack addicted mother at the age 2, to the un-timely death of his father when he was only 14, to enduring surviving on the streets throughout the remainder of his adolescent life. Placed into the DCFS (Department of Children & Family Services) system, a year prior to his father’s death a young and determined Michael eventually found his talent for rapping and fell in love with the art Hip-Hop. After spending, some time writing, and creating his own rap lyrics Michael went on to record his very first song at the mere age of 16 titled “Personality Wise. Young Soulja Da Comeback Kid was born.
After a life of setbacks, let downs, and hardships, Young Soulja finally felt rejuvenated when he was behind the mic and inspired by his idols, such as The Notorious BIG, 50 Cent, Lil’ Wayne, B.G. and Webbie. Young Soulja discovered his hidden talent and continued to record more records with his unique signature hardcore yet versatile style and delivery. In 2009, he went on the release his very first project titled “Inferno City (The Mixtape) with a group he had created a few years prior called “Tha Chi-Town Boyz aka CTB under his very own “Inferno City Ent. imprint. Then two and half years later, on March 27th 2012 Young Soulja and CTB followed up their first release with an E.P. titled “Inferno City Vol.2 (Unfinished Business) which was distributed through TuneCore under Fontana Distribution. With the hard-hitting street anthem called “Save Dat Drama being CTB’s lead single. Young Soulja hopes to catch the attention of an interested record label with the “Save Dat Drama official music video posted on YouTube. Both releases can be purchase on iTunes, Amazon, and The Android Market (currently known as Google Play). Now at the age of 23 Young Soulja is currently more focused on his solo career and is in a strategic process of putting together a vast collection of songs for his solo debut mixtape called “The Inferno City Wild Child and his solo debut street album called “Diary of A Soulja. These projects will paint a vivid picture of his life story. Once the projects are completed, Young Soulja hopes to take his musical talents and polish it into a solid and successful music career. This means that there is no stopping Young Soulja Da Comeback Kid.