Music for "Im Ty" was a way to escape and in 2001, at the age of 14 he heard “ The Blueprint” album by Jay Z and deemed it the best album of all time. Shortly after that he began to listen and interpret songs in ways that soothed his soul. At that time "Im Ty" was bumping to Slick Rick, Outkast, Ma$e and Kanye West. He was captivated by the messages artists were able to convey to their audiences through their own life experiences. A fan of their style and delivery Im Ty was motivated to accomplish his own message through music. Fusing together a slick tongue, savvy flow and a confidence, Im Ty matched his words with mesmerizing tones and brought the world a whole new sound!