Country Born, City Raised! Randy Black II aka (Ran Blacc), originally born in Richmond, Kentucky, grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada from the ripe young age of 5 years old. An avid R&B and Hip Hop head in his younger years, Ran Blacc idolized his fathers band "The Techniques" and spent many hours helping his father DJ for his karaoke company " Karaoke Showtime". Thus building his love of all genres of music. After a successful football career and creating music as a hobby, Ran Blacc returned to Las Vegas to start a non-profit organization "Team Black and Blue" and found his nitch in a entertainment career. Combining talents with his older cousin T.O. Terrell, aka Tmite, the two started WarrHogg Records.