A “Rebel” is defined as ‘a person who does not obey rules or accept normal standards of behavior, dress, etc’, Ray Rebel’s moniker describes him perfectly. This self-proclaimed ‘weirdo’ is a 21-year-old rapper and tattoo artist , making a name for himself as a new breed of emcee in Memphis, Tn, a city most known for raunchy, gangster rap. As the old saying goes, a man is the product of his environment. That is definitely true in the case of the versatile Ray Rebel. Calling both Maine and New York home as a child, Ray now resides in the city of Memphis, Tennessee where his East Coast swagger and southern style come together to make a unique mix. Rebel blends witty punchlines and wordplay with a melodic flow and edgy lyrics.